AN ANCIENT AND MODERN CITY
Redolent with history and mythology, Athens is an affable city enlivened by bustling outdoor cafes, pedestrian streets that wind through the city's ancient sites and its fair share of urban eccentrics. If you get into the Athenian mindset, you'll enjoy one of the most laid-back and quirky European cities. In the center of the city the streets are filled with people all hours of the day and night. If you find yourself in a car in front of...
THERE IS SO MUCH TO SEE AND SO LITTLE TIME!
START FROM THE ACROPOLIS EARLY IN THE MORNING, GO NEXT TO THE MUSEUM AND ENJOY A COFFEE AT THE EXCELLENT CAFE.
MONASTIRAKI IS NEXT TO TASTE SOUVLAKI, THE LOCAL FAST FOOD WITH A DIFFERENCE, CHEAP AND GOOD AND SHOP FOR SOUVENIRS. TAKING THE TRAIN YOU CAN EITHER VISIT THE BEAUTIFUL SUBURB OF KIFISSIA WHERE THE TEMPERATURE IS ALWAYS COOL, OR GO TO PIREUS TO WATCH-OR TAKE A BOAT TO THE NEARBY ISLANDS.