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This E-Bike Tour of Athens Keeps Teens Happy

An e-bike tour through Athens helps keep teens engaged and makes for an effortless way to explore more of the city in less time By: Dana Rebmann raveling with teenagers is an art. They have opinions — often strong ones — that can make or break a vacation. Fly them…

Exarchia is one of the coolest neighbourhoods on the planet

“Alternative culture is alive, especially around the square” Cool, hip, hipster...Anyway you put it, two travel bloggers (Adam Goffman and Emily Ray) accepted the challenge set by the Travel Super Market to make a list of all those neighbourhoods in Europe where culture meets urban aesthetics and alternative shops meet…

Benaki Museum

A must visit after a brief stroll around Kolonaki upmarket district. It is located right opposite the lush greenery of the National Gardens and the garden of the Presidential Mansion. Its impressive neoclassical building continues to resist the aesthetic deterioration of postwar Athens. Its permanent collection with more than 40,000 items offers a timeline of Greek…

5 Routes to jog in the city

01 National Garden  The National Garden (ex Royal Garden): The temperature is nearly 5°C lower than the rest of the city,  the vast area full of trees, lakes, flowers, is the ideal city running route. It is open from dusk until dawn and has 4…

Mouza

You may notice that some drivers give an open palm gesture to each other, thrusting their hand forward like in high-five motion and uttering grumbling sounds as “Naaa! Malaka!”. It’s a kind of an offensive curse of Byzantine, or French, or Venetian origin when chained prisoners were paraded through the…