Please Help With My Trip to Greece

Apr 8th, 2006, 12:06 PM
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Please Help With My Trip to Greece

I am planning my first trip to Greece in September 2007. I know it's early but I want to make my plans early as to have enough money for the trip.

I will be flying into Athens (using FF miles) and since I have sea and motion sickness, I will need to fly from island to island while in Greece.

I would like to stay in Athens at least 2 days to explore Athens and then perhaps go to Mykonos and Santorini? I would like to stay on an island that has a beach, love to see ancient ruins and nice towns.

For hotels, I am looking for deluxe hotels, air condition, queen to king size bedding, satalite tv, beachfront in Mykonos etc. Hotel Belvedere in Mykonos has gotten mixed reviews on another web-site.

Can you please help me in planning my trip, I want to stay about 12 to 14 days. Thanks for your help
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Apr 8th, 2006, 12:50 PM
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Have you considered any hotels on Santorini? Which village appeals to you? What is your daily budget for a hotel?

Aegean and Olympic Airlines both fly to Santorini and Mykonos. Aegean is cheaper. They both have online booking capability.

http://www.aegean-air.gr/aegeanen/home/

http://www.olympicairlines.com/
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Apr 8th, 2006, 02:29 PM
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Thanks for the reply, no we have not thought of any hotels so far our budget would be about $200 to $250 per day for the hotel (is that realistic? we would want a sea view in Mykosos and Santorini.

I would love to be somewhere close to town or have easy transportation to/from town as not to have to depend on the hotel restaurants.
I wanted to ask the folks on this board first for suggestions as they have stayed at the hotels or know about them from first hand experience.
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Apr 8th, 2006, 03:19 PM
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hi

I've stayed each summer at Rochari Hotel in Mykonos town for a number of years and can recomemnd it.

Fantastic sea views from the hotel's bedrooms (request sea view, not garden view), great service and only a five minute stroll down into town. Rates are reasonable too.

The address is www.rochari.com

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Apr 8th, 2006, 05:05 PM
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Here is a link to a large selection of hotels on Santorini broken down by category and village, a good place to start. The 4 clifftop villages are Fira, Firostefani, Imerovigli and Oia. The two main beachfront villages are Perissa and Kamari.

http://www.santorinihotels.com/hotels.php
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