Author Archives: Aris Giannakakis

About Aris Giannakakis

Entrance tips to the Acropolis

The Acropolis of Athens has two entrances which you may use to enter the site; The main Acropolis entrance which is in the west The side Acropolis entrance which is in the South East. Ascending to the Acropolis from both entrances involves … Continue reading

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PLAYING ECOLOGICALLY

A small group of young people involved in arts, seek to exploit art for the sake of eco-awareness of our society. “Playing Ecologically” is their first action, based on the belief that music has the power to inspire and above … Continue reading

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Free Internet Services

Free Wi-Fi to all passengers of Piraeus Port! The Piraeus Port Authority has completed the installations of a state-of-the-art fiber optic network in the whole area of the harbor. To connect to the Internet it does not require any special configurations … Continue reading

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Is Athens Safe?

Yes, Athens is safe! Athens is one of the ten top safest cities in the world according to the international report In Greece as in several European countries like Spain, Portugal, Ireland etc facing a financial crisis people protest for … Continue reading

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Shop till you drop!

Athens Walking Tours welcomes a brand new tour, the Shopping Tour! A tour for all shopping lovers at the first designer outlet in Greece. Shop designer brands at up to 70% off.

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ERMOU STREET

  This is unquestionably the most popular commercial street of Athens, especially since it became a pedestrian precinct that shows off its elegant facade. Without doubt, hearing the word “shopping” is one of the first associations that the Athenian women … Continue reading

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Learn about Athens through your stomach

I believe you can learn a lot about a place and its culture through food. I wanted to know the stories behind the popular round-shaped bread called koulouri and the Central Market, which I had found on my own explorations … Continue reading

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Ancient Agora of Athens

Hours of Operation: Summer: Daily: 08:00 – 19:30 Ticket Prices: For the Archaeological areas of Athens (Acropolis, Acropolis Museum, Ancient Agora, Theater of Dionysus, Kerameikos, Temple of Olympian Zeus (Olympieion) and Roman Agora) there is one united ticket for 12 … Continue reading

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Angelo our tour guide with Lori, happy after an interesting tour

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Strolling through Varvakeios market

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