Athens Continues to Make History…and Grow Tourism

In Athens, Greece, visitors are staying longer and the tourism season is expanding, too. History, climate, natural beauty, and the welcoming spirit of its people are encouraging visitors to see the city as a world class destination.

By |2018-11-19T14:47:53-05:00November 18, 2018|Categories: Arts and Culture, Eat Drink Stay, Europe, Greece, History Travel|Tags: |13 Comments

Soft Landing at Sofitel Athens Airport Hotel

A comfortable chair with good lighting and a cup of tea. I'm at home already. It’s not often we write more than a couple sentences about hotel accommodations. And it’s rare we stay [...]

By |2018-05-01T11:42:50-05:00November 15, 2014|Categories: Eat Drink Stay, Europe, Greece|Tags: |22 Comments

Musings on the Acropolis Museum, Athens, Greece

There are some nice pieces of ancient Greek art at the Acropolis Museum in Athens. Unfortunately, most of them are not from the Parthenon. A lot of them have been dug up, again relatively recently, [...]

By |2017-03-10T16:26:04-05:00October 20, 2014|Categories: England, Europe, Greece, Unesco World Heritage Sites|Tags: |17 Comments