5 Classic Athens Bars with Distinctive Character

One of the most charming aspects of Athens is that it’s a city of contrasts where you’ll come across a mish-mash of old and new. Especially over the last few decades, the Greek capital has been constantly regenerating in terms of cultural institutions, bars, restaurants, stores and entertainment venues, and there are by now endless … Read more

5 Athens Squares for Food and Drinks in the Summer

Proskopon Square A visit to the Pangrati neighborhood’s busy Proskopon Square reveals a vibrant mosaic of popular hangouts and brand-new restaurants and bars to discover. There’s something here for everyone. For beer and simple meze we have Trigono and Aerostat – both a little bohemic and with plenty of regular patrons, very relaxed, unpretentious, and … Read more

Exploring the Athens Olympic Museum

Located in the Golden Hall near the Athens Olympic Center “Spiros Louis” (OAKA), the ultra-modern, minimalist and interactive museum immerses visitors in the world of Greece’s athletic past, present and future. Hi-Tech Inspiration The brilliant use of technology makes the museum and its exciting permanent exhibition stand out by offering an immersive, experentially informative multi-level … Read more

Refresh Your Spring Style at Athens’ Vintage Clothes Stores

Seeking out great quality, high-style and original second-hand clothes and accessories from Athens’ satisfying range of stores can add just the originality and pep your wardrobe needs to stand out and define your personal style. Meanwhile, with fast fashion committing one of the world’s greatest cardinal environmental sins (official sources say that it is responsible … Read more

7 Farms and Vineyards to Visit Near Athens

To Perivolaki A workshop, a certified cheese factory, a farm, a garden with vegetables and a rock garden with herbs. At this small organic farm, we’re received by Dimitra Kardatou, an ardent organic farmer. Here, almost everything is self-produced: olive oil, dried fruits, vegetables, cheeses made from goat’s and sheep’s milk (including an extraordinary Cretan-style … Read more

Athens Mykonos Santorini Itinerary Planning

One of the more popular itineraries that people consider for a Greek vacation is a combination of Athens, Mykonos and Santorini. If that’s something you’re considering, this blog post will help you plan your trip! Reasons to visit Athens Mykonos Santorini When it comes to putting together a Greece itinerary, few options are as appealing … Read more