Where we Stay:
spend six nights in the beach town of Tolo located on the Peloponese
peninsula of mainland Greece (about two hours from Athens). Built around the curve of a
sheltered bay, Tolo has a long sandy beach with good swimming. A tempting
array of open-air cafes and tavernas line the beach and there are more restaurants
and shops in the town.
The 4 star King Minos Hotel features stunning panoramic views of
Tolo Bay. For those who want to swim, the beach is only 100 metres from the
hotel or guests can enjoy a dip in
the large outdoor pool.
Seaview rooms have a balcony, air conditioning, satellite TV, minibar and hairdryer.
In Athens we stay at Hotel Philippos, which is in and ideal location
near the Acropolis. Rooms have twin or
double beds, air conditioning, safe, TV, mini-bar, hair-dryer. The
roof-top lounge has wonderful views of the Acropolis.