Athens is one of the historical capitals in Europe. It is a city of monuments and myths, gods & goddesses and ancient wonders. But apart from that, Athens is filled with cafes, bars, and restaurants and that makes them say, you will never be lonely in Athens.
There’s so much to explore in Athens but here’s the easy ones in the downtown area. Visit Plaka, the most famous Athenian neighborhood due to its picturesque historical landmarks. Be amazed at the views of the Acropolis & Koukaki and check-out the still standing museums dedicated to gods. Roam around Monastiraki & Psirri during the day and barhop by night.
Visit other neighborhoods such as the Historic Centre, Thissio/ Petralona, Gazi/Keramikos, Kolonaki, Pangrati, Exarchia, Kypseli, and Ambelokipi.
Athens by the sea has equally amazing views and delectable gastronomy, especially in the downtown area. Explore and check-out the fantastic seafood places in Piraeus. Enjoy an escape from the city treat to Palio Faliro and try out some great Turkish-influenced cuisine.
Glyfada and Voula are must-see destinations as well. You will be overwhelmed by the things that these places offer.
Experience the glory that was Greece! Check out Dailytravel.com’s list of best hotels in Athens! There are many options for accommodation in great locations, just an easy walk to Athen’s great neighborhoods.