The beautiful Greek capital of Athens sees the modern and ancient worlds collide in the most spectacular way. Whether it’s the numerous ancient treasures or the golden sandy beaches you’re visiting, there’s plenty to see and do on a holiday to Athens.
Home to some of the greatest artefacts of the ancient world, from the Parthenon Temple on the Acropolis hill to the Panathenaic Stadium, the world-class shopping and outstanding museums such as the National Archaeological Museum, there's something for everyone. And when it comes to refueling after a day of exploring, you'll be well served. The restaurants of Athens are elegant and picturesque, the estiatorion tend to be more expensive whilst the taverna are informal and usually, family run. Psistaria, on the other hand, specialise in seafood dishes and grilled meats. There's no doubt about it, a holiday to Athens should at the top everybody’s to-do-list.