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About AthensA trip to Athens is a must-do for any traveller looking to experience the best of the modern and ancient worlds. From the iconic Parthenon Temple on the Acropolis hill to the Panathenaic Stadium, the city is home to some of the world's most impressive archaeological sites. Not to mention the National Archaeological Museum, where you can explore the ancient artefacts of Greece. After a day of sightseeing, you'll be spoilt for choice when it comes to refueling. Estiatorion offer a more expensive dining experience, whilst taverna are more informal and usually family run. Psistaria specialise in delicious seafood dishes and grilled meats. Whether you’re looking for a beach holiday or a cultural break, a holiday to Athens should be at the top of your list.
Athens Blog posts
From the UK's most popular travel bloggers
The Best Athens Hotel with a Rooftop Pool
25th May 2023 by While I'm Young
If you're planning a trip to Athens this summer, you may find yourself in need of a break from the heat. To ensure you can cool off when necessary, I strongly recommend booking a hotel with a pool. On our visit to Athens, we found that having a rooftop pool was a great way to relax and unwind....
Two Days in Athens: The Best 48-Hour Athens Itinerary
4th May 2023 by While I'm Young
Are you planning a trip to Athens and wondering if you'll have enough time to fit in all the sightseeing you want to do while still having fun? With so much to see and do, it can be difficult to know where to start. This itinerary for two days in Athens is perfect for first-time visitors, giving you the best of the city in 48 hours....
40 Unique Things to Do in Athens, Greece
24th April 2023 by While I'm Young
Whilst the capital city of Athens is renowned for its many Ancient Greek attractions, there are plenty of other activities to enjoy in the city aside from visiting the historic sites. Of course, the Acropolis and Parthenon should not be missed, but it is understandable that not everyone enjoys the same type of sightseeing. Fortunately, Athens has a wealth of other activities to offer......
Monemvasia, Greece: Things to Do in Laconia's Stunning Castle Town
21st February 2023 by PommieTravels
Whilst cruising around Greece with Silversea Cruises, we found ourselves close to Monemvasia, an island situated off the east coast of the Peloponnese peninsula. Never having heard of this island before, I was eager to take the tender to shore and explore. Monemvasia is connected to the mainland by a 200 meter-long strip, and is renowned for its stunning castle town. I was excited to discover what this unique destination had to offer....
Athens in Winter: Complete Guide + 12 Things to Do in Athens
14th February 2023 by The World in My Pocket
Considering a trip to Athens during the winter months? December to March is actually an ideal time to visit the city. The weather is mild and the tourist attractions are far less crowded than in the summer, so you can explore the Acropolis without having to battle through the throngs of visitors. Plus, you can take advantage of the lower prices for accommodation and flights....
Is Athens worth visiting? 21 reasons to travel to Athens
3rd October 2022 by Inside the Travel Lab
Is it worth visiting Athens? As the home of democracy and capital of Greece, you’d think the obvious answer would be yes. So why are so many people hesitant? Well, compared to the idyllic beauty of the Greek islands that bathe in blue, Athens has a grittier, less pretty edge. If you just turn up and wander around, you’re likely to leave disappointed....
Cheapest places to holiday in November
12th February 2021 by Andy
With the chilly weather setting in at home, November is just the right time to get away for some sunshine. Best of all, you can find fantastic deals in popular destinations, where there’ll be fewer crowds and more space for you on the sand!Keep your eyes peeled for cheaper flight deals, discounts on attractions and all-inclusive packages, ready to pack your bags for a November adventure. Here’s a look at our top picks.Beach HolidaysGran Canaria, Canary IslandsThe temps are definitely cooler...
Weather in Athens
Our month-by-month guide to the weather and climate in Athens