Hotel Achillefs

Address: 4 Stefanopoulou, Olympia, Peloponnese, 270 65, Greece | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 4 Stefanopoulou, Olympia, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Rock Sound, and Tarpum Bay.
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Travel Blogs from Olympia

Run, run as fast as you can........

A travel blog entry by laceys.log on Sep 28, 2015

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... someone found to be cheating and it was meant to deter others. The cheaters were expelled of course, had to pay a fine, and the priests made a bronze statue of that person with name, father’s name, name of his village on it. I heard later that on the other side there were statues of winners. Also very little remained of the ‘echo porch’ where they had a competition to find out who could shout the loudest, in order for him to be ...

Katakolon Greece

A travel blog entry by cruisejunkie on Sep 28, 2015

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... we had come in, and several archaeologists were under a tent painstakingly working the soil with their specialist tools. Our guide said they were uncovering the gymnasium where the athletes trained, and it was certainly a vast area they had revealed already.

Seeing Tony so fascinated reminded me of my own awe five years ago on walking through Ancient Olympia for the first time. Past the reconstructed ionic columns of Hera’s temple, we ...

Kat-a-kolon (Latin name Felino Proctolo)

A travel blog entry by alandliz on Sep 17, 2015

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... cafes. Unlike Kusadasi the local merchants are not too aggressive in their manner...thank goodness, making shopping a more enjoyable experience. We take a local hop on hop off train ride around the area, visiting a local village, a local winery and the "best" beach in the area. We get off at the local beach stop as our plan is to swim in the Adriatic sea. The "best" beach is up for debate in ...

The Site Of The First Olympic Games

A travel blog entry by ourgreatescapes on Sep 13, 2015

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... at the merging of the Alpheios and the Kladeos rivers. In history, it was famous beyond the borders of mainland Greece for hosting the Olympic Games every four years, beginning in 776 BCE. The archaeological site is located within walking distance of the modern village called Ancient Olympia, which includes ruins from Bronze Age to the Byzantine eras. The museum at the site has a lot of very interesting artifacts, and was presented very well. As we had ...

Maps > GPS

A travel blog entry by heeneystravels on Jul 23, 2015

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... good at reading Greek, though! We kinda had to since they didn't have any GPS units at the rental car place. Kevin claims that the GPS in Turkey actually made it harder for us to get around, but I'm not so sure. I guess we will never know. I will admit that it is much easier to see the route on a map as opposed to GPS. It also prevents you from having incidents like the alley turn issue we had in Turkey! Ok I guess GPS isn't so great after all...

We made the drive to ...