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Sofitel Athens Greece
August 11, 2020

Sofitel Athens Greece

Each Sofitel hotel is a unique blend of the French art de vivre and local refinement. At Sofitel Athens Airport, gateway to centuries of Greek history and idyllic islands, modern architecture blends with classical influences in a 3, -year-old city. With an enviable location just 50 meters from the airport terminal, the hotel entices you into a chic yet comfortable…

Day Trips from Athens Greece
August 3, 2020

Day Trips from Athens Greece

Got some extra time in Athens? Seen the Acropolis? Walked through the Plaka Rafina One of my favorite places is Rafina on the other side of Mount Pendeli and Himitos. It s like driving to an island. Every year I visit Athens, whether it is summer or winter, I make a point to spend one afternoon in Rafina. If I can t get my family or friends to come I go alone…

Athens Greece Points of Interest
July 10, 2020

Athens Greece Points of Interest

In the heart of Athens, the National Garden provides a green oasis for sunny afternoon trips. The Royal Garden has a private garden for the Royal Palace, which is now the Parliament Building. The Public Garden was established in 1923. This is a quiet and peaceful place away from the bustling city with a gorgeous green canopy of trees and vibrant plant life. Statues…

Galaxy Bar Hilton Athens Greece
June 16, 2020

Galaxy Bar Hilton Athens Greece

Athens is not only a city with great history, but also a cultural centre with many entertainment venues. Great places to enjoy a coffee, lunch or an evening out are the many roof garden bars scattered around the city, with fascinating views to significant landmarks. Here are our suggestions of the best roof garden bars in Athens : Grande Bretagne Roof Garden…

Flights time London to Athens Greece
June 8, 2020

Flights time London to Athens Greece

Airlines that fly from London to Athens Five airlines currently offer direct flights to Athens from three of London s Airports: Ryanair from London-Stansted, Aegean Airlines and British Airways from London-Heathrow, and Aegean Airlines, easyJet and Small Planet Airlines from London-Gatwick. Terminal Information – Departing This is only a guideline. Always check…

Travel to Athens, Greece
May 31, 2020

Travel to Athens, Greece

Eat super cheap – Gyros and other street snacks only cost a few Euros and can keep you full for less than 10 EUR per day. Rent a moped – When you can’t ride the train, rent a moped. It’s cheaper than a car and a fun way to see the various towns and cities. You can usually rent a moped for around 14 EUR per day. Get off the beaten path – Greece is a cheap country…

Chios Navigation Hellas Athens Greece
May 23, 2020

Chios Navigation Hellas Athens Greece

Finally, she promised that there is more to come, mentioning the Hellenic Management Centre’s prestigious collaboration with Queen Mary University of London to offer the LLM in International Shipping Law (Piraeus, Greece), which was successfully launched this year. Mr. Nicolas Tsavliris, the Chairman of the ICS Greek Branch and of the Tsavliris Salvage Group…

King George Athens Greece
May 7, 2020

King George Athens Greece

9 / 10 It can’t get more cosmopolitan than this. Centrally located, King George is easy to get to on all modes of transportation including train, metro, bus, taxi and shuttle bus. It is also within walking distance of all major landmarks such as the Acropolis, Monastiraki flea market, the National Gardens, Athens’ high-street shopping district and five minutes…

Italian Restaurants in Athens Greece
April 25, 2020

Italian Restaurants in Athens Greece

To Kati Alo When Rick Steves came to Athens last summer and he asked me to find him a little hole-in-the-wall place that he could recommend, within walking distance of the Hotel Hera where his groups usually stay he was in luck because the night before my friend Phil LaVere, a musician-web designer who has been in Athens for at least twenty years, had turned…

InterContinental Athens Greece
March 28, 2020

InterContinental Athens Greece

Located just steps from the city center, the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens offers business and leisure travelers the ideal spot from which to reach the business district, visit the archaeological sites and museums and enjoy much more that the city offers. Unique features distinguish the Athenaeum InterContinental from other hotels. Upon entering the marble…

Best Restaurants in Athens Greece
March 12, 2020

Best Restaurants in Athens Greece

So it is officially summer in Greece and that means tourist season. Athens, the islands and Greece in general are filled with visitors, and if you are one of them, here are six tips to help you get the best food experience. 1. Order the right things at touristy places. Yes we all like to visit and eat at the known touristy places in any country. But as cliché…

Shore Excursions Athens Piraeus Greece
February 29, 2020

Shore Excursions Athens Piraeus Greece

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Polembros Shipping Athens Greece
December 27, 2019

Polembros Shipping Athens Greece

Our perspective We like what we do, we do it well, and we are constantly learning how to get better at it. We believe in simplicity, quality and reliability and we are proud of our work and our company. These values define Polembros and they define our colleagues on shore and at sea. Our company Polembros Shipping is a family-owned ship management company based…

Best day Trips from Athens Greece
December 19, 2019

Best day Trips from Athens Greece

235 reviews 8. Ancient Corinth Situated on the narrow isthmus that joins the Peloponnesus to mainland Greece, the ancient city of Corinth has been undergoing excavation since 1892. The Greek city thrived for millennia before the Romans razed it in 146 B.C., and then prospered again after it was rebuilt a century later under orders from Julius Caesar. Archeological…

Hells Angels Athens Greece
December 15, 2019

Hells Angels Athens Greece

Thrash Metal band from Athens, Greece formed in early 2001 by Nick Melissourgos at the age of 16, influenced by old-school thrash metal. 2001-2004 Suicidal Angels were more of a school band, after some early line-up changes, Nick meets Orpheas Tzortzopoulos (drums), and recorded the second demo Angels Sacrifice 2004 April, they recorded The Calm before the…

Pictures of Athens Greece
November 17, 2019

Pictures of Athens Greece

Summary: Take a look inside the President s trip to Athens, Greece. President Barack Obama visits the Erechtheion, a temple dedicated to both Athena and Poseidon, during a tour of the Acropolis in Athens, Greece, Nov. 16, 2016. Dr. Eleni Banou, Director, Ephorate of Antiquities for Athens, Ministry of Culture, leads the tour. (Official White House Photo by Pete…

Real Estate Agents Athens Greece
November 5, 2019

Real Estate Agents Athens Greece

Whether you are looking to rent, buy or sell your home, Zillow s directory of local real estate agents and brokers in Athens, GA connects you with professionals who can help meet your needs. Because the Athens real estate market is unique, it s important to choose a real estate agent or broker with local expertise to guide you through the process of renting…

Breakfast Places in Athens Greece
October 24, 2019

Breakfast Places in Athens Greece

Like any self-respecting foodie, you’ve spent your first days in Athens trying all sorts of delicious Greek food –you’ve had koulouri and bougatsa for breakfast, souvlaki for lunch (more than once, we know), and mezze for dinner. But what about those lazy days you feel like sleeping in after a long night out, and don’t know what meal you’re entitled to anymore?…

Temperature in Athens Greece in May
September 18, 2019

Temperature in Athens Greece in May

Weather lowdown The month of May in Athens sees spring in full gear, along with the first signs of the summer heat. The average temperature this month is 20°C (68°F), while the average low is just 15°C (59°F), and the average high rises to 24°C (75°F). The beginning of May brings sunny days, with virtually no rain, and an average daily temperature of 17°C (63°F)…

Studios Athens, Greece
July 11, 2019

Studios Athens, Greece

Lonely Planet 2017 says Athens Studios has become the accommodation of choice for visitors, thanks to its excellent facilities and unbeatable locationEverything you need including, A award winning Cafe/Restaurant, 2 bars, Laundrymat, Luggage Storage 24hr Desk Its simple. We put everything you need in one place. We offer a choice of beds, rooms, studios and apartments…

Best Places to Eat in Athens Greece
May 20, 2019

Best Places to Eat in Athens Greece

2. Souvlaki Means a skewer, so this is anything grilled on a skewer (lamb, chicken, pork, etc). These are great for the kids (and adults too). Sometimes these can be served in a similar style to a gyro, wrapped in pita bread with sauce and garnish. Other times just the meat on a stick. Sorry, I ate it before I could take the picture. Here s a stock photo for…

Strofi Restaurant Athens Greece
April 2, 2019

Strofi Restaurant Athens Greece

It’s a long drive from Athens to Perama, the westernmost terminal of the port town of Piraeus, and the payoff is, at first sight, minimal. To the left is the port’s industrial zone – a forest of blue and orange cranes that tower over the sea. To the right is a stretch of industrial wasteland: old electricity plants, derelict factories, walls with enormous graffiti…

Olympics in Athens Greece
March 20, 2019

Olympics in Athens Greece

Kiribati and Timor Leste entered teams for the first time, although athletes from Timor had competed at the Sydney Olympics as individual Olympic athletes. Iraqi Football Despite continuing warfare back home, the football team from Iraq qualified for the Olympic tournament and made it to the semifinals. United Arab Emirates Double trap shooter Ahmed Almaktoum…

History of Athens, Greece
March 10, 2019

History of Athens, Greece

Athens was named according to the Greek mythology from competition that the goddess Athena had with Poseidon about who will become protector of the city. The myth says that Poseidon gave a spring with sea water whilst Athena offered an olive tree as she touched the ground of the sacred rock of the Acropolis. The people of Athens choose Athena as their protector…

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