MONASTIRAKI SQUARE At monasraki square (blue/green line on metro), we will be waiting by the small church in square near the tower  or the wooden steps New Athens free tour meeting point ...

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...

Apokries The Greek Halloween. Apokries is a Greek carnival that starts 3 weeks before the Easter lent. It mainly a Greek Orthodox and Western Christian tradition. Many parades take place with the biggest and most famous one being in the city of Patras. In Athens the carnival...

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...

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...

Cape Sounio is the southern most tip of Athens. It is known for its fabulous sun sets and moon rises and views of the   Aegean sea The place is known for its Temple of Poseidon an important monument from the Golden Age of Athens. In Greek mythology...

Meteora: A rock formation that hosts one of the largest Orthodox monasteries. There are 6 of the original 24 monasteries remaining. This are is located near the city Kalambaka. There are many caves constructed over 5,000 years ago. The scenary here is breathtaking as everything...

Delphi: The Greeks believed Delphi was the center of the world. This city is famous for its ancient sanctuary , the oracle called Pythia was used to make many important decision in ancient times. Delphi is also a UNESCO world heritage site. It is located on...

The ancient Greek worshiped The 12 Ancient Olympian Gods. Although considered a cult a worship established for each one separately. According to the myth, it dates back to the earliest years before mortals adapted it. Agamemnon first built a sanctuary for the 12 gods during the Trojan...