Direct flight Athens – New York by Emirates

A daily direct flight between Athens and New York Emirates has announced! The new route, which will start from Dubai, with a stopover in Athens with a final destination of the International Airport of New York, will start from 12 March 2017. The flight will be operated by an aircraft type Boeing 777-300ER, offering 8 seats …

“The Parthenon of Books” 1983

“The Parthenon of Books” by Marta Minujín   The Parthenon of Books 1983 is a project by Marta Minujín in which she reconstructed the classical Greek temple of the Parthenon from the Acropolis in Athens out of books! It came to life in a busy avenue in the artist’s native Buenos Aires. The Parthenon of …

Greek Dolmades Recipe

One of the best traditional Greek Recipes is that of Stuffed Wine Leaves also known as Dolmades. Here we present to you a very simple recipe by our favourite Greek Masterchef so you can make it at home!

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 …

Valentine’s Day in Athens

  3 Reasons to Love Athens on Valentine’s Day Reason 1: Romantic Walk Stroll, hand in hand with your other significant half, through one of the oldest and most picturesque neighborhood of Athens; Plaka. A Pedestrian labyrinth of wonderful coffee shops, eateries and bars; lit up with the lights of Parthenon. Arrive all the way …

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 …