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Why you should go?
The birthplace of democracy and the Olympic Games, Athens is home to ancient treasures at every street corner. Visit the incredible monuments, enjoy the bustling streets and cafes and enjoy lovely Mediterranean food.
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HOTEL GRANDE BRETAGNE
Luxury Grande Bretagne hotel offers old world elegance at its best. Set in a palace built in 1862 each of the 320 guest rooms offers enchanting views of the hotel courtyard or a spellbinding views of the city's famous landmarks such as Acropolis and Parthenon, lush Lycabettus Hill and the original Olympic Stadium. 
 
The skylit Winter Garden is the setting for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, and dinner with piano music. The high-ceiling GB Corner restaurant's signature dish is Dover sole meunier. Open all year, the GB Roof Garden serves cocktails and Greek specialties from the grill. The GB Spa features a mosaic-lined indoor pool, sauna, Turkish bath/hammam, reflexology foot baths, and treatments like hot stone massage and Oshadhi herbal wraps. The tree-fringed rooftop outdoor pool affords Acropolis views. A fully equipped fitness center is also on site.
 
Rooms are decorated with antique furniture, subtle cream hues, and red and gold fabrics, the hotel's 320 guestrooms and suites marry charming old-world elegance with modern facilities. Each guestroom has a marble bathroom, minibar, wired and wireless Internet access. Suites enjoy additional features including personalized butler service.
 
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Spring and autumn are perfect times to visit Athens. You might get some rain, but chances are the skies will be blue and the temperature pleasant. The average in both May and October is a very pleasant at 20C.
 
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Visit Plaka, old part of town and full of great shops, restaurants & cafes and for a quick delicious meal try a souvlaki.
 
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