Landing in Athens
Coming from abroad? Here are somes ideas to make your stay in Greece a real experience:
When you land in Athens...
Ok, a visit to Greek Islands can be a dream vacation, especially when you travel for a wedding, a baptism or any other happy event...But spare yourself sometime and make a stop at Athens since this is where you land!We suggest you stay one day in Athens, have a taste of the Athenian way of life in Summer and the next morning, off to Antiparos..
What to do in Athens in one Day:
Give yourself the chance to be amazed by the ancient Greek culture and civiliazation! Visit The Acropolis Museum!
The Acropolis Museum is in the Athens city centre, in one of the most picturesque areas of Athens... Monastiraki, Thiseion and Plaka are 5 minutes walk from the Museum! Have a walk from the Acropolis Museum towards Monastiraki and enjoy the sophistication of Greek Architecture.
Do not miss to stop at Monastiraki for a traditional gourmet Greek lunch and then a coffee at the most beautiful area of Athens, lying in the shadow of Acropolis, Plaka
Here are some suggestions for lunch and/or coffee in the centre of Athens:
To Kouti - Adrianou 23, Plaka (+30 210 3213229)
Thanasis- Mitropoleos 69, Monastiraki (+30 210 3244705)
Oikeion Restaurant-Ploutarxou 15, Kolwnaki (+30 2107259216)
Dioskouri-Dioskouron 13 (+30 2103219607)
Usually the boats to the islands disembark early in the morning, but if you make it to go for a drink and see Athens by night, we suggest you to visit one of the following places close to the city centre:
Suggested hotels in the Athens city centre: