Peloponnese and Athens (Cadogan Guide Greece: Peloponnese & Athens) - Dana Facaros
Europe's most ancient capital has sashayed into the new millennium in style after a decade of primping for the 2004 Olympics. This title features photography,...... more
Europe's most ancient capital has sashayed into the new millennium in style after a decade of primping for the 2004 Olympics. This title features photography, tailored itineraries and a personal take on the country. It includes listings of hotels and restaurants.
Greece, Athens and the Mainland (DK Eyewitness Travel Guide) - Marc Dubin
Whether basking on sundrenched fishing villages or soaking up the atmosphere of ancient ruins, this essential guide will help you see beyond the Parthenon....... more
Whether basking on sundrenched fishing villages or soaking up the atmosphere of ancient ruins, this essential guide will help you see beyond the Parthenon. Unique cutaway maps and 3D models help you explore undiscovered Greece, from Ancient Olympus to modernday Athens. Tips on the liveliest and loveliest bars and tavernas cater to every taste. An ideal introduction to the country, the guide locates Greece geographically, setting it in both modern and historical context and explains how life changes throughout the year. It also features an overview of the many specialities, main sight seeing attractions and a complete area by area guide; all described with maps, photographs and detailed illustrations. Expertly researched information on hotels, shops, restaurants, bars, sports and entertainments ensure all your needs are taken care of; while a survival guide section offers you practical advice on everything from posting a letter to navigating public transport.
Insight Guides: Athens City Guide (Insight City Guides) - Apa
From the Acropolis to the city's outlying beaches and from the stylish museums of Kolonaki to the nightlife of Psyrri, this guide covers the city of...... more
From the Acropolis to the city's outlying beaches and from the stylish museums of Kolonaki to the nightlife of Psyrri, this guide covers the city of Athens. The places section contains a rundown of all the attractions worth seeing and a travel tips section provides detailed information on everything from travel and hotels to shops and festivals.
Athens 2012 Wallpaper* City Guide 2012 (Wallpaper City Guides) - Wallpaper*
Paperback. Pub Date: July. 2011 Pages: 128 Publisher: Phaidon Press Wallpaper * City Guides present a tightly edited. Discreetly packaged list of the best a...... more
Paperback. Pub Date: July. 2011 Pages: 128 Publisher: Phaidon Press Wallpaper * City Guides present a tightly edited. Discreetly packaged list of the best a location has to offer The Design CONSCIOUS traveler Here is A precise. informative.. Insider's checklist of all you need to know about the world's most intoxicating cities. Whether you are staying for 48 hours or five days. visiting for business or a vacation. we've done the hard work for you. from finding the best restaurants. bars and hotels (including which rooms to request) to the most extraordinary stores and sites. and the most enticing architecture and design. Wallpaper * City Guides enable you to come away from your trip. however ief. with a real taste of the city's landscape and the satisfaction you've seen all that you should. In short. these guides act as a passport to the best the world has to offer.
Fodor's Greek Islands: With Great Cruises and the Best of Athens (Fodor's Greek Islands with Great Cruises & the Best of Athens) - Fodor's
Fodor's Greek Islands Full-color guide- Make your trip to the Greek Islands unforgettable with 35 maps, illustrated features, and 227 color photos Customize...... more
Fodor's Greek Islands Full-color guide- Make your trip to the Greek Islands unforgettable with 35 maps, illustrated features, and 227 color photos Customize your trip with simple planning tools- Practical advice for getting around - Convenient overview of each island and its highlights - Easy-to-read color regional maps Explore Santorini, Mykonos, Corfu, and beyond- Discerning Fodor's Choice picks for hotels, restauran... Full description
The White Mountains: Sfakia area is in a series of contoured, GPS compatible hiking maps of Crete from Anavasi editions (Athens, Greece),...... more
The White Mountains: Sfakia area is in a series of contoured, GPS compatible hiking maps of Crete from Anavasi editions (Athens, Greece), printed waterproof and tear-resistant paper. Topography is shown by contour lines at 20m intervals, hill-shading, and spot heights. Landscape/land-use variations are indicated, e.g. forest, orchard, vineyard. Footpaths and isolated huts are clearly marked. Other details include springs and intermittent streams, caves, marinas, hotels, beaches, cultural landmarks including churches and archaeological sites, etc. Place names are shown in both Greek and Latin script. The maps have a UTM grid and latitude and longitude margin ticks at 1' intervals. Map legend includes English. On the reverse of some sheets is a simplified version of the same map without the topographic detail, simply highlighting roads and waymarked hiking routes, including the E4. *In this title:* the map is centred on Aghio Pnevma peak and covers an area of 11km east/west x 23km north/south. On the reverse is a simplified version of the same map without the topographic detail, simply highlighting roads and waymarked hiking routes. Annotations provide useful hints for walkers, and walking times and distances are stated for selected routes. It can be used with the map Lefka Ori Pachnes.
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: The Greek Islands - Marc Dubin
Paperback. Pub Date :2011-07-01 Pages: 408 Language: French Publisher: DK Publishing The uniquely visual DK Eyewitness Travel Guide The Greek Islands is your...... more
Paperback. Pub Date :2011-07-01 Pages: 408 Language: French Publisher: DK Publishing The uniquely visual DK Eyewitness Travel Guide The Greek Islands is your indispensible guide to these exciting islands. This fully updated guide includes unique cutaways. floorplans and reconstructions of the Greek Islands must-see sites. plus street-by-street maps of all their major towns. The new-look guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions this diverse country has to offer. DKs Eyewitness Travel Guide The Greek Islands will help you to discover Greece island by island; from ancient towns. to the Athens metropolis. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels. restaurants. bars and shops for all budgets. whilst detailed practical information will help you to get around. whether by train. car or ferry. Plus. DKs excellent i...
Advantages: Great hotel, pleasant staff, free internet, good breakfast variety Disadvantages: None!
...Recently, at a short 4 day holiday to Athens, myself and my boyfriend stayed at the Athens Atrium for the entire length of our stay. We didn't know anyone in Greece or who had been, so picking our hotel was mostly just a lot of research and hoping to find somewhere at a reasonable price. After checking what seemed like 100 reviews, we finally managed to settle on Athens Atrium due to its mostly...
Advantages: Spectacular views, amazing structures, useful staff Disadvantages: None for me
...of the city and can be used to describe numerous other locations throughout Greece but because of its celebrity status, it is simply referred to as 'THE' Acropolis. It can be seen throughout the city in a huge number of places, including luckily for me, from my hotel roof terrace. At night time it is lit and glows a gentle yellow-amber colour, which looks great in front of the flashing city colours of its...
Advantages: Great location, clean rooms, free wifi, lovely staff, good view of the Acropolis. Disadvantages: Some may not like the neighbourhood.
...I recently (June 2011) went on holiday with some friends. We were on a budget, but most of us, including me, were not willing to stay at anything less than a 3 star hotel. We knew we wouldn't be in our rooms for long, but we still wanted a clean room and a clean bathroom. I was responsible for booking hotels and after doing a lot of research, I booked the Apollo Hotel in Athens for 2 nights. This...