19 07, 2014

Athens Top 10 Attractions

By | 2017-06-03T22:06:46+00:00 July 19th, 2014|Athens, Culture, Honeymoon, Sightseeing|Comments Off on Athens Top 10 Attractions

Greece is literally a vast archaeological site, an open museum if you may.  The country was inhabited from prehistoric times so almost anywhere you dig in the Greece you may possibly come across traces of human civilization.  Construction projects are often delayed as once something is found the job must stop and the proper authorities [...]

21 02, 2014

The Athens Stop Over

By | 2017-06-13T16:25:29+00:00 February 21st, 2014|Athens, Honeymoon, Sightseeing, Travel|Comments Off on The Athens Stop Over

Would you travel to France and not visit the Eiffel Tower?  So why would someone come to Greece and not visit the Parthenon?  The main reason that most visitors site is that they do not want to waste time in Athens so that they have more time to spend on the Greek Islands.  I must [...]

20 11, 2013

Ride the Athens Metro back to Ancient Greece

By | 2017-06-13T16:30:10+00:00 November 20th, 2013|Athens, Culture, Sightseeing|Comments Off on Ride the Athens Metro back to Ancient Greece

Taking a ride on the Athens Metro will surely make you feel like you are taking a ride back to Ancient Greece.  It is almost as if you do not have to visit a museum in Athens to get a flavor of the Ancient world.  Train stations along the Athens Metro line give you sneak [...]

4 10, 2012

Delos Vacations Top Greece Archeological Sites

By | 2017-06-05T23:51:20+00:00 October 4th, 2012|Athens, Culture, Sightseeing|1 Comment

Delphi, Knossos, the Acropolis of Athens and Olympia are among the archeological sites that left the most lasting impression on those who visited them according the Greek National Tourism Office in Fall of 2010.     Delphi Is one of the most impressive archeological sites anywhere, and the ancient Greeks believed that it was the [...]

28 09, 2012

Explore the Athens Riviera

By | 2017-06-13T16:37:15+00:00 September 28th, 2012|Athens|1 Comment

You don't need to get on a ferry to escape the bustle of the Greek capital: Just 10 miles south of the city –typically a 30-40 minute drive– you will find a place where urban sprawl gives way to an idyllic palm fringed setting.  Swim, relax at a waterfront café, walk the picture-perfect pedestrian streets [...]

17 09, 2012

Free Things to do while in Athens

By | 2017-06-05T23:55:35+00:00 September 17th, 2012|Athens, Sightseeing|2 Comments

Who says it takes a lot of Euros to explore Athens.  Once upon a time Greece was marketed as a cheap holiday with many guide books touting "Athens for $5.00 a day".  Those days are long gone, but thankfully there are still some things that you can do for free when visiting the capital of [...]

18 04, 2012

Athens, Sightseeing at Night

By | 2017-06-13T16:42:28+00:00 April 18th, 2012|Athens, Honeymoon, Sightseeing|Comments Off on Athens, Sightseeing at Night

Athens By Night Sightseeing Tour is a Great way to take in the Ancient City with little fuss.   This Tour of Athens will bring you a spectacular view of the Ancient Acropolis illuminated in a way that even the Ancient Gods would have approved. This fantastic Sightseeing trip of Athens will also offer a a [...]

26 03, 2012

Athens Greece, Live as if on a Greek Island

By | 2017-06-05T23:57:27+00:00 March 26th, 2012|Athens, Honeymoon|Comments Off on Athens Greece, Live as if on a Greek Island

What if want to stay in Athens, but want to feel like you are on a Cosmopolitan Greek Island?  Below Sofia LaBoheme gives her suggestions for the Athens Riviera.   Question:  Where to stay? Answer:  The Margi versus Astir Palace.  Both are situated in the most exclusive area of the so-called Athenian Riviera, Vouliagmeni and [...]

24 03, 2012

Top 10 Archaeological Sites in Greece

By | 2017-06-13T16:45:57+00:00 March 24th, 2012|Athens, Culture, Sightseeing|Comments Off on Top 10 Archaeological Sites in Greece

If you plan on visiting Greece and will only have a short time in Athens we recommend visiting the fully renovated National Archeological Museum which is one of the biggest and most remarkable archeological museums in the world.   With its numerous and outstanding exhibits the visit will give you the opportunity to travel back in [...]

3 02, 2012

Cape Sounion Half Day Sighstseeing Tour

By | 2017-06-11T14:28:38+00:00 February 3rd, 2012|Athens, Sightseeing|Comments Off on Cape Sounion Half Day Sighstseeing Tour

Cape Sounion is noted as the site of ruins of an ancient Greek temple of Poseidon, the god of the sea in classical mythology. The remains are perched on the headland, surrounded on three sides by the sea. The ruins bear the deeply engraved name of English Romantic poet Lord Byron (1788–1824) Cape sounion greece [...]