Grande Bretagne - Hotel Athens :-
Not only do our interiors pay homage to our celebrated Greek culture with intricate moldings and classic decor, but each of the 321 guest rooms of the Hotel Grande Bretagne offers enchanting views of our courtyard or a spellbinding panorama of our city's timeless landmarks.
Wedding Trivia: WHITE WEDDING DRESS AS TRADITION The tradition for the bride to wear white began in the 16th century and is still commonly followed today. This is a symbol of the bride's purity and her worthiness of her groom. The tradition became solidified during the time of Queen Victoria who rebelled against the royal tradition for Royal brides to wear silver. Instead, the queen preferred the symbolism, which is expressed by wearing white. The brides of the time quickly emulated the queen, and the tradition has continued in full force to this day.