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Best mountains of the world Did you know that Athens is surrounded not by one but – by three big mountains, and hills are everywhere in the city? Well its time to learn some basic information regarding them! More or less, Attica is known for Athens and Acropolis, Sounio and maybe Marathon as well. But...
Even if you haven’t decided to visit Greek islands yet, since you have decided to visit Greece, it will magically occur. You have definitely to pass via Athens airport in order to make your Aegean (Saronikos or Cyclades) island hopping a reality! The options for Island hopping in Aegean sea are either Cyclades either Saronikos....
Pedestrian streets and Athens Want to enjoy something different? Why don’t you try walking around Acropolis, using even a real horse? There are so many ways to enjoy Athens historical routes. Remember: its on the other side of the city that Olympian Zeus temple, Zappeion, National Garden and the Parliament! North – South You can...
Karagiozis is a popural fictional character in Greek folk culture. In Athens there can be found in a special theatre, that was existing in Plaka, but recently moved to south of Athens. One place you can find some souvenirs or admire the art hidden behind their forms is Amorgos Gallery at Plaka. More info soon....
Athens is related to art, but especially to ancient greek art or classic.But the last five years, the city had a new contemporary art museum, EMST, located at Koukaki area, near FIX metro station. The city of goddess Athens offers some private galleries related modern art, but as for Plaka, there is only one option. A...
Historical background of the Gazi area  Not all of Athens is Classical or neoclassical… Athens Technopolis is related with the industrial revolution of Greece, one century ago, so Gazi area’s name comes from the “gas” factory constructed there in 1857 by Francois Theophile Ferald. The company had many financial problems, that the creditor confiscated the distribution...
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