Your ultimate guide to Greece

The best things to do selected by the Athens Voice team

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

An open palm gesture that does NOT signify love

Greeks love to smoke

The most cosmopolitan hotel experience you can have in Greece

Every Metropolis has a Chinatown: in Athens it is located around Syntagma

Athens has its fair share of green oases

Where the sun sets through the Doric columns of Poseidon

Your guide to the best summer concerts and DJ events in Athens

The first Greek House of Parliament, later turned into a museum

By far the largest archaeological museum in Greece

An oasis of green in the heart of the city.

"I Orea Hellas" (Beautiful Greece), in the Greek Cultural Centre, inside the Pandrosou Gallery.

A heaven on earth for the compulsive shop-goer

Located in the most scenic area of Athens, Plaka, in the shadow of the Acropolis Hill

Wines from Greek producers, good prices and tasty side-dishes

Plain and simple space with an “intellectual” touch


Food, drinks, quality music, live gigs


The most popular bar in Athens over the last couple of years

Decorative and utility objects of ceramic art, furniture, lighting ideas

A shop dedicated to the idea of making your bath beautiful and practical in any way