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Old February 18th, 2009, 01:35 PM
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Default Have a port in Piraeus Greece any suggestions on what to see

This is my first time to Piraeus Greece and if anyone can offer any ideas on where and what we should see.
Is there any must do choices at this port?
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If it were me, I'd be getting to Athens. Pireaus is Nothing in comparison to the awesome city of Athens.

So much to see and do there.
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I agree Pireaus is just a big port. Go to Athens.
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In Athens, see the Parthenon atop the Acropolis, Temple of Zeus, tour the Agora, shop in the Plaka, see the changing of the guard at Syntagma Square. I would also see the old Olympic Stadum. Drink Retsina and Ouzo. Eat some of the best food on the planet.

Athens is not a city to be missed. If you have only a day, hire a good guide so you can pack in as much as you can. Be prepared to walk. Be prepared to sweat. Be prepared for one of the best days of your cruise.
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I found this www.greececruiseexcursions.com. They look quite good. How does their $$$ compare to HAL excursion prices?
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There is nothing to see in Pireaus. It is a port with lots of ships. Nothing there. You need to go to Athens and spend the day there. I understand that there is a subway from Pireaus into Athens and it takes about 35 minutes. There are also taxis at the pier that you can take into the city.
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Oh my gosh
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I found this www.greececruiseexcursions.com. They look quite good. How does their $$$ compare to HAL excursion prices?
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