During your visit to Athens, you may feel the need to take a short break from the hectic city like and have a relaxing picnic. Our city has many green corners and parks to do so and all you need is a tablecloth or blanket, something to eat, and, of course, great company.
If you are already excited about your trip to Athens, get prepared to be even more! Read these must-do's for the historic city and make the most of out your Greek vacations!
Athens has much to offer as a summer destination, either as a city break or a longer stay. If you’re looking for a summer getaway with glorious sunshine, idyllic beaches and a vibrant city full of history then look no further than our beloved city of Athens. It is a place with an innumerable number of things to do, impressive attractions and a rich choice of eateries that will satisfy even the most demanding of travelers. Here are five things you should consider if planning to spend your summer in Athens.
Any traveller knows that one of the most important elements of a trip is transportation. Greece is one of the most visitor-friendly countries in the world and moving from one spot to another when visiting Athens or the Greek islands is, in most cases, easy. The Athenian metro is one of the most contemporary and fast in Europe while taking the underground is the best way to reach all the important museums & monuments and visit the Acropolis. The metro helps all those people that want to reach the city center from Athens' Eleftherios Venizelos airport and vice versa. However, there is no doubt that unless you rent a vehicle, at one point of your stay, you're going to need a taxi, especially if you want to reach your hotel or meet some time deadlines. But is it safe to take a taxi in Greece?