SHOPPING

TIME FOR SOME “AGORA-THERAPY”! In ancient times “agora” meant a public place where people met to discuss and socialize. Today it means “shopping” and Athens, just like in ancient times, continues to live up to its word! The hectic, boisterous and colorful Athens Central Market –a.k.a Varvakeios Market- is in the historic triangle of Athens, in the middle between Omonoia […]

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ATHENS RIVIERA

Athens is famous for many things, but surprisingly enough, not well-known for its coastline and sandy beaches. Yet, just 20 minutes south of the city, you’ll find landscapes that rival those of any island in the Aegean Sea. If you have already visited all the famous attractions of Athens and still have a day left to explore, the Athens Riviera […]

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MUSEUMS &ANCIENT ATHENS

The Acropolis Museum is Greece’s newest and most famous museum. Greeks are proud of this museum and rightfully so; it is a dazzling modernist structure with impressive displays artfully arranged by historic period. Operated for the public in 2009, the Acropolis Museum quickly became a must-see attraction for locals and visitors alike. It includes countless statues, friezes, artifacts and even objects used […]

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