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Old January 30th, 2005, 08:12 PM
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Can someone tell me about thier experiences with this private tour in Athens.
Heard that you book Spiros but another driver shows up. Is this true?
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Old January 30th, 2005, 10:07 PM
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That is what happened to us. However, we were very pleased with the driver he provided. We toured the sites in Athens and then drove to Cape Sounion where we saw the Temple of Poseidon. We stopped along the way for lunch. We had a wonderful day.

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Old January 30th, 2005, 11:38 PM
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We booked with Spiros, but George showed up. It was no problem, we had a great day, look at our photos at http://community.webshots.com/album/206657814nAwpVB
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Old January 31st, 2005, 12:25 AM
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Hi JBond,

Loved your photos and the graphics!!! We are booked with Spiros for July 2005. Looking forward to seeing all the sights in Athens.

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Old January 31st, 2005, 02:33 PM
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We and another couple used Spiros this past summer and he was our guide/driver. He was wonderful, a very caring and considerate person. I recommend him highly. We are planning on being on another cruise this summer that stops in Athens and are going to book him to do a tour to Mycenae and the Pelopenese area if we can find another couple to join us.
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Old February 1st, 2005, 06:48 PM
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We booked Spiros for last October for Cape Sounion and we had George who was a wonderful guide with very good English.

I would thoroughly recommend Spiros, he is very prompt with his emails and George arrived on time and we were in a very clean Mercedes limo.

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