Your ultimate guide to Greece

The best things to do selected by the Athens Voice team

The garden of the Presidential Mansion

© Eurokinissi 

Go through the black gate and experience the atmosphere of a bygone era

Bazeos Tower, Naxos.

Throughout its long history, Naxos Festival has maintained its orientation towar

Beach.

5 organised beaches to take a dive before the summer holidays

A boy relaxes on the beach.

7 free-entrance beaches to take a dive before the summer holidays

Summer in Athens.

Summer in Athens is in the mood for old-style taverns, coffee shops, fresh fish, ice cream and popcorn in open-air cinemas

Greek food

Athens has generated a vibrant dine-out urban culture that proudly exhibits the country’s lavish

So much more than just retsina. How to impress your friends.

Baklava.

A sweet philosophy of scented creams, crispy crusts and intriguing toppings

Whatever your shopping tastes and needs, in Athens you’ll find everything money can buy.

A historically important building

The first residence of the first monarch of modern Greece

A lifetime experience 

Cine Paris. Together with Cine Thission, the most celebrated outdoor cinema of Athens.

Comfortable aparthotel just a few minutes away from the National Gallery

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

For the first time in Santorini Celebrity Chef Christoforos Peskias 

An internationally-inspired oyster bar overlooking Marina Zeas

The oldest rock club in Greece

Bar

Three floors, a green garden and a delightful terrace

Endless window shopping. Arty displays. Hermès.

Successful through the years in the market of kitchen, bath and floors