travelinlight58's Athens, Greece
Just a couple of blocks away from the hustle and bustle of the main Plaka streets, you will find thi...
25 Galli Rovertou
We had drinks and desserts here at night. Loved the Acropolis views. The desserts were tasty. Ver...
Worth it if you are exploring Athens a little deeper than just the Acropolis. I don't understand th...
Arch of Hadrian (Pili tou Adrianou)
Like much in Athens, this is another great ancient site. It is in the Plaka, and easily accessible ...
Church of Kapnikarea
Took the Rick Steves walking tour and this was one of the churches on his stop. Very interesting li...
Tower of the Winds
This is a great site with an interesting history. Be sure to read up on it prior to your visit. Th...
Museum of the Ancient Agora
Worth a few minutes of your time. As part of visiting the Acropolis you will want to visit this sit...
Temple of Olympian Zeus
Leoforos Vasilissis Olgas
Yes this place is in a ruined state (like some of the reviewers note). However, it is still worth a...
Herod Atticus Odeon
A great amphitheater. Restoration is looking good. Skip this one at the start of the day and visit...
If you can, be at the Acropolis when it opens at 8 am. Head straight to the Parthenon to avoid the ...
Fresko Yogurt Bar
3 Dionissiou Tou Areopagitou
Great Greek Yogurt. The staff was really nice. One of the owners was there when we went. They let...