When I travel to any city, I love to seek out the best views. Getting to the best view of Athens is also an opportunity to grab some fresh air and take a walk or a hike. Here's my list of where you can enjoy panoramic views as well as a few tips...
Going out with friends for a leisurely coffee is a part of life in Greece. While it’s a lovely aspect of Athenian culture, if you want to sit inside during the cooler months you can end up stinking like an ashtray. It doesn’t have to be that way! Here’s my list of...
Searching for a food tour in Athens? Eating Athens gives you the opportunity to sample a few Greek food staples and to buy them if you like them. Along the way, you get an introduction to the city’s modern food culture. (more…)
One of the best places to take a Greek wine and cooking class? Why, a Greek winery! Several fine wineries, perfect for any oenophile to discover Greek wines, dot the country. Domaine Costa Lazaridi’s Oenotria Gi estate, located about an hour drive outside of Athens, is one of them. (more…)
With a bit of imagination and some terrific local narrative you can be transported back in time to neoclassical Athens. (more…)
The soft-spoken, beautiful Chinese artist's voice started to tremble just a bit, her eyes softening and her smile glowed. It was a special day, the opening day of the Athens exhibition of her ink paintings called China Meets Greece. (more…)
The botanical walk of Mount Immitos is one of the city's prettiest nature walks. If you love nature, this is an easy day activity you can experience while visiting Athens. (more…)
Easter is the biggest Greek holiday of the year! If you’re planning to spend Greek Easter in Athens expect both crowded and deserted streets. Here’s why… (more…)
Our day trip to Oropos inspired this little photo tour. Just about two-hour drive from Athens, this seaside town offered us a lovely change of scenery. (more…)
On a scooter tour of Athens, Scooterise offers a unique way of seeing the Greek capital. (more…)