The Acropolis Museum

Acropolis Museum (Greek: Mousio Akropolis)   The Acropolis Museum is one of the newest archaeological museums of Athens located on Dionysiou Areopagitou Street under the shadow of the Parthenon. The first Museum was on the Acropolis itself, however continuous excavations on the site uncovered many new artifacts which exceeded the museum’s capacity, creating the need …

Athens Transport Ticket Tips!

What are the different types of tickets for Athens transport system? If you are planning to travel to Athens soon, check some useful information regarding public tickets; how to use, where to get and for how much! Type of Ticket Ticket Price 90-min ticket for all modes € 1.40  24-hour ticket for all modes € 4,5  5-day ticket for all …

Snowing in Greece!

Greece is world known for the incredible weather, especially during the summer season. When thinking of Greece most of us bring to mind the beautiful caldera of Santorini, with the white houses perched on the rim and crystal clear blue waters of the Aegean sea! While all of the above is true, there is another …

Asklepion has been identified in the ancient city of Kythnos

Rich and impressive was the 2016 archaeological finds on Kythnos island at location “Vryokastro” where the ancient capital of the island is located. As informed by, the excavation team, headed by Professor Alexander Mazarakis Ainian, the research focused on two public buildings (temples) of the Classical-Hellenistic period in Medium Platoma Upper Town. Indeed, one of …

Travel & Leisure top Greek island for 2017

The prestigious New York CityTravel & Leisure magazine published its annual list of the top 50 world destinations for travel in 2017. Among them, a Greek island that excelled in the 34th position. This list, as mentioned in the publication of the magazine, was created after months of research and in cooperation with travel editors …