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The best things to do selected by the Athens Voice team

An open palm gesture that does NOT signify love

It has to be made the traditional way

I doubt that there is a nineteenth century building with a passageway attached to it

What we saw at the opening of the 9th thematic museum 

Bursting with colours, smells and people, Athinas street turned 181 years old and has a lot of am

Welcome to its birthplace

A scenic sweep of mountains, valleys and coastal resorts

A five star village built between 2 bridges

Collections dedicated to the historic development of Islamic civilisation

Hailing from the Roman times, it is the main venue of the Athens festival

Perhaps the best ginger ale in Athens, made of lemon juice, natural lemon oil, ginger in crumbs,

The easiest, most effortless way to get a taxi, quickly and reliably.

Elegant, well-stocked suites and a child-friendly vibe

Roof garden and swimming pool will offer a cool respite in hot summer days

Athens’ most chic and historical brasserie

Delicious mezedes in really low prices 


The oldest bar on the square


The new alternative meeting point for the ever-wandering youth

Modern boutique with a huge variety of clothes

A standard department store primarily selling clothes and satisfying most of the consumption needs of the modern Athenian