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The historical capital of Greece is one of the most sought-after destinations in the world for a good reason. The multifaceted Athens is a landmark in itself. Rich in culture, heritage, and archaeological sites, it never ceases to amaze people who visit the city, offering them striking sights and enchanting memories.

From the world-renowned Acropolis Hill and the picturesque streets of old neighborhoods such as Plaka to the urban aesthetic of Monastiraki Square and the vibrant, alternative Psirri district, Athens boasts plenty of things to see, do and experience, ensuring you get what you came for, and then some. Here are some posts about the magical experience of visiting Athens that will help you get insight into the hidden gems of the city and plan your trip accordingly!

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There is so much to say about Athens, the Greek capital and the cultural hub of the country. While the golden-sand beaches are Greece's number one selling point, the rich heritage, urban aesthetic, and fascinating diversity of Athens steal the heart of every visitor that includes it in their itinerary. Here are some posts we have written about Athens that will help you get to know the interesting city and create a list of the things you want to do, see, and experience during your time there!
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Syntagma Square: The Historic Heart of Athens Unveiled
Key Takeaways Syntagma Square is a symbol of Greek politics and history, as well as a key cultural center in Athens. The square features significa...
Visiting Athens on a Cruise: Tips & Things to do
Key Takeaways Visiting Athens on a cruise is an ideal opportunity to experience its rich culture and history. Piraeus Port is the most likely port...
Rafina Port in Athens: The Survival Guide
Key Takeaways Rafina port is a densely populated area in eastern Attica, Greece, and is the second-largest port in the prefecture after Piraeus and...
Athens Restaurants Guide: the City's Finest Culinary Experiences
Key Takeaways Athens' restaurants are a foodie's paradise, as they can be found around every corner and offer a glimpse into the cuisine that has a...
The Best Day-Trips From Athens
Key Takeaways: Athens is a great starting point for exploring ancient history and world-renowned culture, but loads of amazing day trips from Athen...
The Best Luxury Hotels in Athens: Hotels Fit for The Gods
Key Takeaways Luxury hotels in Athens feature panoramic views of the Acropolis, plush beds, indoor and outdoor pools, gourmet meals, and top-notch ...
Our Favorite Walks in Athens: Explore the Best Walking Routes of the City
Key Takeaways If you're a lover of nature, Athens parks are the best getaway from the hustle and bustle of the big city for long Athens walks. ...
A Guide to Athens Riviera
Key Takeaways Athens Riviera is the south-east coastline of Athens, home to tons of beautiful beaches and marinas.  The riviera stretches acr...
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