Monastiraki: Your 2023 Guide to Athens’ Central District

Monastiraki, Athens is one of the most centralised and renowned districts in the Greek capital. The name “Monastiraki” means “little monastery”.  A small monastery once occupied the central square here during Byzantine times. Monastiraki, like much of Athens, can feel somewhat chaotic and “higgledy piggledy” in layout and appearance. The narrow streets, winding lanes, and … Read more