Some days I just don’t feel like being in the city. That’s when we like to take an hour drive somewhere. This category takes a look at a few destinations worth exploring that are just an hour or so drive from Athens.
A Great Day Trip from Athens
If you are looking for a great day trip from Athens you can either take a road trip or hop on a ferry. Here are my recommendations.
Cape Sounio is must see sight on an Athens Riviera tour and even better when the sun goes down. That’s where we headed with Experience Taxi Tours one weekend afternoon, checking off the must-see spots on the city’s coastline to make our way to Sounio in time for sunset. Here’s where we went…
Greek Wine and Cooking Class: Domaine Costa Lazaridi
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.