Enjoying winter in Athens and in Greece Luckily Athens is a city that has tourism all year long and luckily we have tours all year long! Here are some ideas on what to do in Athens during the winter Visit archaeological sites: The price for the...

THERE ARE PLENTY OF ISLANDS TO VISIT FOR A DAY TRIP FROM ATHENS You want a day trip to a Greek island .It is very easy to access them as all you need is a 20 minute trip to Piraeus port. HOW TO GET TO THE PORT: You...

We have many questions regarding which island is the best Greek island to visit. There are close to 6,000 islands of which 230 are inhabited therefor the answer to this question is “Depends What You Want” We have provided some of the most visited islands...

-beaches & day trips OK you done all the major tourist sites, Acropolis, New Acropolis museum, changing of the guard etc. You have a day or two left in city what else can you do while in Athens. What to do in Athens Where can I...

Exarheia Square Exarheia Square is a neighborhood right in the center of Athens. It is considered a cult and urban part of the city, the home of the poets, authors, actors, all types of artists considered Exarheia their home therefor the neighborhood was know as the area of...

One thing we Greeks know how to do is EAT! Gathering around the table for great food and good conversation is our passion. With over 1500 islands and countless villages on the mainland, there is a huge choice in food. . When you sit down...

Getting around Athens Athens is really a walk-able city and if you are up for exploring its historical center you really won't have much use for taxis or public transportation. Athens public transport Apart for the new ticket system, Athens public transportation is easy to use. For inner...

Rebetiko and other styles of traditional folk music, are as popular today as ever. If you want to see Greeks dancing and really enjoying themselves, find a place playing this music https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YHewYT_hfXg ...

Many of you run in Marathons, but do you know where the Marathon originated? Here is the story! The battle of the Marathon was a battle between the Greeks and the Persians that took place around 490 B.C. The Greeks found a way to corner the...

While in Athens, there are e many areas you can enjoy the nightlife with the locals. From dance clubs to local bars, Athens has it all! Here are a few places we recommend! Gazi Gazi: Located only 10 minutes from the historical center, Gazi is where the...

The beautiful City of Athens is named after Goddess Athena . She was the Goddess of wisdom and chosen by the citizens of Athens to be the protector of the city. Choosing a woman as protector was something unheard of in the male dominating...

Here are a few places you would never think to go to! in Athens Luckily for you, we have chosen some places you would not find in the tourist guides! The 1st Cemetery: This cemetery is the first to be build and is also considered the official...

Here are some of the classic traditional Greek alcoholic drinks that you will find anywhere in Greece. Be sure to try each and everyone of them as they all have unique characteristics and of course their own unique taste! Enjoy! Yeia mas! Rakomelo Rakomelo: This...