Athens

Hotel Review: Wyndham Grand Athens

After spending two weeks on the Cycladic Greek islands of Paros and Milos, Athens was a nice contrast for us. And although we had just a two-days stopover in Athens we enjoyed every second of it. One of the reasons was our time at the Wyndham Grand Athens hotel.  Location  Although the Wyndham Grand Athens hotel is not located in the very center of Athens, it is a short walk to all…

What You Need To Know About Visiting The Agora Of Athens

Athens is one of the oldest cities in the world and has many historical sights to see. Of course, the most famous and probably the most important is the Acropolis of Athens. But there are also some other places that you should not skip. The Agora of Athens is one of them.  The Agora of Athens (also known as Classical Agora, Athenian Agora, or Forum of Athens) is the greatest example of an ancient Greek…

Layover In Athens

We only had a short layover in Athens on the way from Mykonos to Granada, Spain. And yes, I know that one afternoon is not enough time to explore the city where civilization originated, but that’s what we had and I was determined to get the most of it. After researching online, I made my own list and figured out where to start. So, for anyone who has only a few hours or…