Athens Travel Guide


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    The home of the gods! The city is a true beauty and its magnificence and glory is truly without equal. No wonder it is adored by both the gods and the people. The enchanted city of Athens holds some of the most incredible structures that are made to perfection all over the world. Each architectural...

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Hotels in Athens (206 Hotels) See All Athens Hotels

  • Hermes Hotel

    Found in Athens, Hermes Hotel is conveniently found around Hellenic Folk-Art Gallery, Great Mitropolis (Athens Cathedral) and Ekavi Shop. Additional leading attractions n...

  • Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens

    Spotted within Athens, Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens is a luxury hotel comfortably found in close proximity to Parliament Building (Vouli), Tom...

  • Athens Gate Hotel

    Athens Gate Hotel is one of the top, finest places to remain in Athens. Perfectly placed in close proximity to Athens Planetarium, athensbybike.com and Key Day Tours, Ath...

  • New Hotel

    New Hotel is one of the best, finest places to remain in Athens. Perfectly found in close proximity to Sotira Lykodimou Church (Russian Church), OSE and Fantasy Travel Da...

Things To Do in Athens See All Things To Do in Athens

  • Gallery Demeter

    Gallery Demeter

    8 Vyronos Street

    Attractions, Arts and Culture
  • Acropolis Museum

    Acropolis Museum

    15 Areopagitou Stree...

    The Acropolis Museum (Mouseio Akropolis) is an archaeological museum focused on the findings of the ...

    Attractions, Landmarks and Points Of Interest, Arts and Culture
  • Temple Of Hephaestus

    Temple Of Hephaestus

    Agoraios Kolonos Hil...

    The Temple of Hephaestus, also known as the Hephaisteion or earlier as the Theseion, is a well-prese...

    Attractions, Landmarks and Points Of Interest, Historical Sites, Arts and Culture
  • Olive Tree

    Olive Tree

    Adrianou 67

    Attractions, Arts and Culture

About Athens

The home of the gods! The city is a true beauty and its magnificence and glory is truly without equal. No wonder it is adored by both the gods and the people. The enchanted city of Athens holds some of the most incredible structures that are made to perfection all over the world. Each architectural design depicts the city’s glorious history and continues to amaze people from different parts of the world even to this day. If you’re looking for reasons to visit this marvelous city, then you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re a history buff or an ancient gods’ aficionado or maybe you’re just after for an island escapade or a temporary breather from you’re busy life, this city can give you just want you need. Athens Greece definitely has more to offer! So sit tight and relax because you just signed up for the time of your life. With our help, you can make your visit to Athens Greece an adventure of a lifetime. Check out the grandeur of Ancient Greece, head straight to Athens’ “Sacred Rock”. It is the most recognizable and valuable monument of the city. It is also the symbol of the city and the point of reference for Ancient Greek culture. You can almost feel the presence of the Greek gods in this place. The structures themselves here speak of their age, their vibrant history, and the years of faithfulness of the human race to the gods. Marvel at the Parthenon, the temple built in honor of the Goddess of Wisdom, Athena. This amazing structure is a living testament of man’s power and skills to create something that can survive hundreds of years of human’s aggression. Witness in awe the Temple of Zeus at Olympia, which is one of the 7 wonders of the world. That’s not all, there are other beautiful and must-see monuments in this place alone. So if you’re talking about getting your money’s worth, the Acropolis is definitely top of that list. If you want a time of peace and relaxation or you’re looking for a quiet romantic walk with your partner, then set out to spend your time in Athens’ open spaces like the National Garden. It’s a perfect haven for everyone, both young and old. You can enjoy strolling along the Pedio Areos, which is the city’s biggest park and was just recently restored. Or you can go to the Ancient Agora’s South-westernmost part where you can find the Thissio Park, which is one of the locals’ favorite places to visit. Leaving the city without experiencing the Greek folk dance is a mistake. Enough with the sight-seeing! It’s time to live through the Greek culture. Watch and enjoy Greek’s most popular folkdances show in the city as they express human feelings through their dance performances. Free yourself with any worries and just give in to the groove of the bouzouki music and some other variety of different styles.

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