Five Projects Which Will Change the Face of the Athens Riviera | GreekReporter.com

Only a few kilometers from the center of Athens, much of Attica’s coastline, from Mikrolimano in Piraeus to Sounio, is currently a construction site as the bold project to rejuvenate the spectacular seashore area is now underway. The coastline is known as the “Athens Riviera” is 70 km (43 miles) of beautiful scenery, clear waters, white sand beaches, marinas, hotels, …

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Cyclades Sailing with a skipper

Cyclades Sailing; a 14 days Mykonos-Santorini-Milos sailing itinerary. The ultimate plan for the itinerary “Cyclades Sailing”, yet we do recommend that itineraries be kept flexible. Every itinerary is subject to various factors such as weather conditions or a change of heart. As always every pre-planned itinerary, with the exception of the Port of Departure and redelivery, may be altered in consultation …

Greece’s Number One Restaurant for 2019 | Greek City Times

Haute cuisine restaurant Spondi, which won its first Michelin Star in 2002 and its second in 2008 – a rare feat in Athens’ dining scene – has just been voted Greece’s overall winner of this year’s Food & Leisure Guide (FNL) awards. Opened by Apostolos Trastelis and today headed by Executive Chef Angelos Lantos, the Pangrati-based restaurant was awarded for …

Spending a Day in Athens’ Plaka District | GreekReporter.com

Visiting the Plaka district in Athens is an experience that stays with travelers for a lifetime. With its colorful neoclassic buildings and ruins waiting to be discovered around every corner, there is so much to be discovered in Plaka. Let’s be sure that you don’t miss any of the attractions! Plaka is appropriately known as the “Neighborhood of the Gods.” It …

Athens among the Best Cities in the World for Eating Out | Best Of Greece

The City of Athens in Greece has been included on The Telegraph’s list of “Europe’s 20 Most Amazing Cities for Eating Out in 2019”. According to a feature published in the online edition, “European city breaks can be defined by those all-important restaurants … while a memorable meal is a must. Athens has a fine range of places to eat, …

Nicholas Pisaris: Psyrri’s Soul Revealed | Athens Insider

Psyrri Insider Nicholas Pisaris has the ultimate guide on the storied Athens neighborhood and reveals the charms and quirks of this underappreciated area.I purchased my flat in 2001, and Psyrri has changed a great deal since then.  I likened it to TriBeCa in NY; it had light industrial and some retail by day, but it was a section of Athens …

Changes to Athens metro airport line as of November 1st | Greek City Times

Anyone traveling on the Athens Metro Line 3 going to or from Athens International Airport (AIA) will have to switch at the Doukissis Plakentias stop as of Thursday, November 1st. Up to now, trains to and from the AIA travelled the full length of the line without a need to change trains. Stasy said travellers who board in Athens stations will disembark at Plakentias and wait …

The 5 Most Beautiful Places to Walk in Athens | GreekReporter.com

Sometimes, our daily routine prevents us from understanding and admiring the beauty that surrounds us. Stressful jobs, work or family obligations along with the city’s rush all hide the beauty of places we already know or even live. But if we relax for a moment and think again, we will understand that Athens, a city of nearly four million people, …