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...

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...

Oedipus Rex is regarded by many scholars as the masterpiece of ancient Greek tragedy. A prophecy tells how Oedipus will kill his father and marry his mother, he tries his best to aviod his fate, but fate has a different idea. This clasic Greek play can...

the world’s best performers have appeared on Athens Ancient theater Also know as the Herodian, is an ancient Greek theatre on the south slope of the Acropolis. The theatre was build around 161 A.D and seats approximately 5000 people. The exterior resembles a Roman...

In Greece the Souvlaki and gyros,  kebabs to the rest of us, are the king of fast food. There is one or more Souvlaki places on every street. Therefore compaction is fierce and all are or reasonable to high quality and cheap in order to stay in business....

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 go in Athens or...

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...

Lake Vouliagmeni: The name means sunken lake and it is a small water lake fed by underground currents. The lake is located on the south riviera of Athens. It formed around 2,000 years ago, after a large cavern collapsed from an earthquake. There is an...