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...

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. 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 can take the Metro green line. The ticket costs...

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...

Shopping in Athens. Although Athens is primarily a historical city to visit this doesn't mean that you can't go shopping. In Athens the sky's the limit for all you shoppers out there. Whether its haggling in the flea market or in Plaka for handmade leather...

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...