I need a private room for 3 months from April in Athens centre.
I'm from Italy and I'm doing a research for my Phd paper.
Can you help me?
Have one day and need to choose between: ruins of Mycenae OR Epidaurus as a side trip....
Hi there - greetings!
Could you help us?
My wife and I are planning to fly to Athens next Wednesday, rent a car and spend 5 days having day-excursions in the region, but returning to Athens to sleep at our hotel.
Could you be so kind as to suggest good day-excursions/car itineraries based on your experience/travels/knowledge of the region? And, also, any advice on things to do, places to eat or items buy etc?
Looking forward to your response asap.
Best wishes for Christmas and for your travels this and the coming year too!
I am lucky enough to be spending two weeks in Greece with some greek friends of mine during June/July of this year. We will be based out of Rhodes for the whole two weeks, so I am planning on staying overnight in Athens when I return home. I will be flying into Athens the morning of July 5 and will be departing late afternoon on July 6.
I would like some recommendations on cramming in as much as I can on July 5 and the morning of July 6. Are there day/sightseeing tour companies that anyone could recommend?
I want to stay at a nice hotel with decent views of acropolis and that is walking distance to all the main attractions. I am happy to spend up to 150 euros. Could anyone recommend some hotels?
Any other information for a first timer in Athens and places I should definitely visit it such a short time frame would be greatly appreciated.
Can anyone help me identify the hotel in Rafina - about six stories high - right at the top of the little road that goes down to the port area.
I will be spending 2 months in Athens this summer.
I would be interested to know where can I find good rooms or flats to share under 250euro/month, preferbly in Athens central area. Do you have any suggestion (sites, places to stay)?
If there is one person only, who would like to ride along with me and two other VTers this Saturday, March 22, 2008, and return to Athens on Monday, March 24th, send me a message to arrange where to meet. I will be driving my car and have room for one more passanger. I ask only that you pay for your own expenses, (room, food) and share the cost of 1/2 the petrol for the car. If you are interested, let me know ASAP. As for accommodations, I have been in touch with one hotel owner there and he said that we would find rooms even without prebooking when we get to Kalambaka.
We will be staying 2 nights in Meteora and on Monday we will stop in Delphi on our way back to Athens.
I'm goinf to Ios, and I'm coming to Athens by car.
I ittend to leave the car in Athens during my stay on the island.
Where would be the safest spot? Is there some garage parking in the city in which I could leave the car, and pay it?
Can anyone point me in the direction of a current timetable for the bus from Rafina to Athens Airport, please - when I follow the link from the Athens Airport site (where a timetable used to appear but no longer does) I can't get beyond a Greek language site!
We will be in Peloponnese from 8 till 22 october. Around 20 and 22 october, we would like to stay in the region south of the international airport .
Could anyone give me the name of accomodation. I don't find it on the internet.
Thank you very much
* ouzeri Kouklis in odos tripodon
* taverna Vizantino (o Bizantino) zona plateia filomousou eterias
*taverna stomatopoulos in lyssiou
*taverna dafni in odos ioulianou
are these palces too much touristic?
do you know any of them?
any other suggestions in plaka or psiri?
Hello, I have to book the ferry tickets from Piraeus to Heraklion, I don,t know which company is better, Minoan or Anek lines.I think I am going to book in desk (economy seat) and I can,t find any photo, only photos of the airtype vip seats.I don,t know if deck will be very terrible.
Is it worthwhile to book airtype vip seats, which is the difference with the deck???
I have heard that Anek has more confortable seats but I don,t know.Any advice??? Thanks.
Visiting the Acropolis in Athens. Are backpacks and hangbags allowed? How about fannypacks?
Read somewhere, such stuff not allowed on the Acropolis that they had to be checked in.
Hello, We are looking for a domatio/ or not so expensive hotel room is Porto Raft for the night of March 27th, maybe longer. Does anyone know a place, have a telephone-number or e-mail address? Many thanks! Kind regards, Jeroen & Vanessa
Hi Folks; Could anyone recommend a nice hotel (2 or more star ) in Rafina, please, that's close to the ferry dock - we need to do an overnight stop there before catching an early morning ferry to Andros. Name with website (if they have one) would be great! Many thanks - and Merry Christmas! Malcolm
After a couple of nights of research I'm Google-eyed over this...we're looking to spend 7-10 days in and around islands easily reachable from Athens - there's some great tips on here, but I'm not sure a) whether we're going to find reasonably priced hostel or self-catering accommodation available in April and b) how feasible/expensive it is to travel to and spend a couple of nights on a few islands - at the moment the shortlist is Poros, Hydra and Spetses, but we're open to suggestions! We're looking for nature, architecture, beaches (hoping the temperature will oblige!) and somewhere off the tourist/party trail to stay. If anyone could offer up any pointers, it would be greatly appreciated...? :-) Many thanks!
Hi! We are planning a trip to Greece in Feb (17 to 26). I'd like to know if roads from Athens to Delphi, to Patras, and to Nafplion should be fine at that time of the year. I read temps are around 10C in winter, but are a little worried about the mountain areas... Also, any info on bus fares from Athens to Delphi, Corith would be great.\ TAHNK YOU!
Since I couldn't be in Athens this special summer to view the Olympic games, I have had to be content on watching the coverage on NBC. I was wondering what VTer's in Athens think of the venues and the general atmosphere at the games and in Greece in general. I hope everyone is truly enjoying themselves.
Hello all. I am looking for a hotel room or a small studio for two from 12 Aug to 6 Sep 2004. Kifisia.Halandri or Markopoulo,Rafina,Koropi,Spata,Porto Rfti,Lavrio. Thank you for your help. kostas
Hi guys, one more question. We are arriving in Athens on 24th May at 7am and have to get to Lefkada. Olympic have a flight to Preveza from where I can get a bus to Lefkada but it does not leave until 8.30pm. Is there another way of getting there any faster/easier. Thanks.
Hello! I'm going to Piraeus in April and am also planning a visit to Chalkis. Does anyone happen to know if the shipyards there are near the railway station? My main interest is photographing ships so that's why I'm asking. Thank you in advance!
We would like to found private accomodation in Athen or someware around during Olimpic games (20.08.2004 till 27.08.2004 but dates are not strict limited ) for our family ( two adults and one kid). Could someone inform us are they any interested landlords and how much it will be? We can pay at advance.
Hi! We want to travel from Athens Airport to Rafina to catch the ferry to go to the northern Cycladic islands. Can anyone give me the cost of the bus and the cost of a taxi, please? Also, does the bus set down and pick up at the ferry port of Rafina or in the town? Many thanks for any answers!
I'm looking for 2 roommates. I will live in a nice apartment in central Athens with a friend. 2 other friends cancelled and I have an empty room. Price:105 euro/person/day
Hello... Im going to spend about 10 days here in Athens... I would like to know places to visit around or in the Attica Prefecture, like Sounion or similar places. If u can, tell me the best way to go from Athens to every point.... Thanks in advance
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