7 Lesser-Known City Oases for Enjoying the Silence in Athens

“The old pond; A frog jumps in – The sound of the water.” I didn’t see any frogs along the ancient paths at Kerameikos, Plato’s Academy or Aristotle’s Lyceum. But my mind often returned to this beautiful poem attributed to the Japanese poet Matsuo Basho, as I spent some time in places that encourage silence, … Read more