Achillion Hotel Central
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... of the guy from under Briony’s bunk to the toilet said it all. I jumped down and as I climbed up to Briony the look on her face was priceless as she mouthed the words to me “ What the F*&^”. We sat and waited for him to return to bed and then after enough time had passed to pretend like we missed the whole thing we got up and changed and left to start our day.
Outside we gathered our wits and bought some breakfast that ...
... and graffiti is everywhere. A lot of buildings look like they should in fact be condemned. But it's also a very thriving city where changes are rapidly happening, and as we walked around today, with the Acropolis and Parthenon dominating Athens you have a new appreciation for this colossal city.
One of the wonders of the ancient world, The Parthenon, is a spectacular building that symbolises some of the ...
... created the first ever Academy of learning. We recommend wandering the Plaka (the old district of Athens) which is designed for tourists shopping, and you can't help but stumble over another Grecian archeological dig where they thought they'd build some shops but hit ancient ruins instead. Stand on the Acropolis and overview Athens = ...
... stocked with water we headed off in the heat to Hadrian's Gate, The Temple of Olympian Zeus and then continued around all the ancient sites with the view of returning at our own leisure. We went to Olympic stadium, changing of guards, churches and sites around the Acropolis. After this tour I will forget about city bus tours to get orientated and look out for free walking tours where you tip at the end.
Rae and I had lunch at a sidewalk cafe near Tower of the ...
guides who spoke their language. Of course, we were English speaking………I think……..eight
Aussies and two Americans.
After being shown the hill…………… top, we were walked to the
Acropolis Museum, which is at the bottom of the hill, I don’t know how to say
bottom of the hill in Greek.
A lovely museum………the architect competed to win the ...
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