What to Eat on Aegina Island this Summer

The only bad part about leaving the city for island life in the summer, is leaving behind a vibrant restaurant scene. Thankfully, my island – while no Mykonos – boasts the perfect combination of traditional eateries and innovative culinary professionals. Besides all our go-tos, there’s always something new and delicious to try. Below are 7 … Read more

No – Cook, Easy Greek Recipes for Summer

When the summer heat hits, it’s almost impossible to make yourself labor in front of a hot stove or oven, no matter how hungry you are. I get it! It’s when salads full of the delicious bounty of summer come center-stage in my kitchen. And luckily, the Mediterranean diet is packed with foods and recipes … Read more

Vacation Mode In Athens: 5 Happening Summer Hangouts

Coyoacan: Med-Mex on the sand This popular bar-restaurant operates in the central neighborhood of Thiseio during the winter, but over the past few summers it has been heading to the beach, where it goes under the name Coyoacan Playa. The chilled-out setting on the Varkiza shore offers something of a Tulum vibe. Spread out across … Read more

Exarchia’s 10 Best Food and Drink Haunts this Summer

Once known as the stomping grounds of students and anarchists, Exarchia has opened up to an ever-increasingly broad array of visitors. Still beloved for its neoclassical buildings and sardonic murals, chilled-vibe cafes and late night drinking holes, the neighborhood now has several new additions to its lively dining and drinking scene that are gradually changing … Read more

Green Beans Bring Greek Summer to Salads, Stews, and More

Green beans, sometimes also known as snap beans or string beans, are low in calories but packed with antioxidants like vitamin C, flavonols, quercetin, and kaemferol — all of these help to fight free radicals, ultimately reducing cell damage and possibly lowering your risk of certain health problems. Not only that, but beans are also … Read more

Tomatoes: the cornerstone of the Greek summer kitchen

Tomatoes are a true revelation, in the Greek diet and the Mediterranean diet more widely – Italy, Spain, and Israel certainly feature their fair share of tomato dishes. They’re a full sensory experience that bring together sight, smell, touch, and taste, and they run the gamut in flavors and textures, as a multi-varietal vegetable, but … Read more

10 Reasons to Hang Out in Neos Kosmos This Summer

Naif: An Ideal Spot for Working Just steps from the Roof of Arts and Letters, on Eurydamantos St, with its wide sidewalks, Naif serves good coffee-from Mr. Bean Coffee Roasters together with brunch, pizzas, burgers and drinks. Many set up their little “off-desk office” on the windowsill, enjoying coffee and working away. Employees of nearby … 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

100 + Summer Instagram Captions For Your Sunny Vibe Photos

This huge collection of Instagram captions about summer is perfect to use with your vacation photos. So many summer Instagram captions for sunny days ahead! Instagram Captions About Summer So, you’ve taken some amazing vacation pictures, and now it’s time to share them with the world! We have a huge collection of summer caption for … Read more