Christmas in Athens 2022: Your Insider’s Guide by an Athens Local

Christmas in Athens is not the most typical time to visit the Greek capital. However, it is one of the most magical. Without meaning to paraphrase Andy Williams, Christmas in Athens is in fact the most wonderful time of the year! The city streets feel almost magical as they are illuminated with thousands of twinkling … Read more

27 Fascinating Facts About Athens Greece You Never Knew

Reading facts about Athens Greece is a good way to get an initial understanding of the history, background, and culture of Greece´s capital city. The Greek capital has a long, fascinating and tumultuous history. It also boasts a unique culture and gastronomy that makes it quite unlike anywhere else in Europe. Most people are only really … Read more

How to Get from Athens Airport to City Center – 2022/2023 Guide

Athens Eleftherios Venizelos airport is located just 27km away from the city centre and the journey from the airport to the city usually takes just 40 minutes. This rings true whatever transport method you choose.  You have several different transport options available to you for your journey from Athens airport to the city centre (and … Read more

28 Amazing Movies About Greece to Inspire You to Visit Greece

There are plenty of movies about Greece to watch to help you get in the mood for a trip to the Mediterranean. In fact, it has been romantic Greek movies set on Cycladic islands, with whitewashed houses and handsome actors that have been the source of inspiration for many people who have suddenly decided to … Read more

Books About Greece: 23 Great Reads to Inspire You to Visit

Books about Greece make a lovely read for Grecophiles. Whether you want to read something that will get you in the mood for your Greece vacation during your long-haul flight to Athens, or you just want something that seemingly transports you to sunnier climes, the books set in Greece on this list have you covered.  … Read more

Greece Golden Visa Program: Your 2022 Insider’s Guide

The Greece Golden Visa program is an initiative that was introduced by the Greek government in 2013. Its purpose is to enable non-EU citizens to be able to relocate to Greece through investment. The most common method of obtaining a Greece Golden visa is through purchasing real estate. If you buy a property with a … Read more