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Category Things to Do

Athens brims with all kinds of attractions, places to go, and things to do. An abundance of choices of sights that include ancient monuments and archaeological sites, wonderful natural scenery like sandy beaches and lavish green mountains, and all kinds of hidden spots in the charming neighborhoods await those who visit the glorious city. The only thing that should concern you before you get here is how you’ll manage to fit as many as possible into your bucket list. And that’s where we come in. Read through our guides and get local insight on the best things to do in Athens, explore secret attractions, and plan awesome city walks and thrilling outdoor adventures. All while getting detailed information on locations, routes, entrance fees, and transportation as well as our local tips on how to make the most out of any activity you choose.

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Protogenous Street: Inside Athens’ Hippest Hangout

Hidden in plain sight in the colorful area of Psyrri, among touristy tavernas, budget hostels, and tailor workshops-turned-hookah bars, Protogenous is the city’s overnight sensation, a vibrant street that’s unceasingly jam-packed with bohemian glitterati, fashionable hipsters, and jet setters of…

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Philopappos Hill in Athens

Nestled in the heart of Athens’ city center overlooking the Parthenon, Philopappos Hill is definitely one of the must-visit places. Aside from the Philopappos monument, the hill is dotted with archaeological sites that are scattered among pints and quaint alleys…

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The 10 Best Beaches in Athens

What are the 10 best beaches in Athens? Just a few kilometers south of Athens’ city center, spans a breathtaking coastline ideal for a refreshing dip during the hot summer months. Lined up with resorts, nightclubs, and organized beaches, Attica’s…

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Cruise From Athens

A cruise from Athens on a luxurious rib or even a private yacht provides the perfect contrast to the city during your travel to Athens. Where is the exact opposite place to be than in the middle of Athens’ center…

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