Category Archives: Acropolis

The Acropolis Museum Celebrates Its Fourth Birthday

On Thursday June 20, 2013 the Acropolis Museum turns four!  In celebration the  museum will remain open from 8.oo a.m. until midnight and special events have been planned. Its restaurant will also be open from 8.00 a.m. to 12.00 midnight … Continue reading

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«This Summer We Go Greece!”

By Apostolos Zoupaniotis Committed to the promise we made in 2010, to support- as a newspaper of the Greek Diaspora- by all means our homeland in its time of suffering due to the ongoing economic crisis,  we launch again this … Continue reading

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ACROPOLIS FROM “ABOVE”

The word famous Airpano Group was invited to Greece by our company last September and they photographed Santorini, Acropolis, Mykonos and Piraeus.

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A Friday Night Out On The Town

ACROPOLIS MUSEUM – A FEAST FOR ALL FIVE SENSES If you haven’t yet seen the breathtaking exhibits at the Acropolis Museum then Friday is the night to go. The museum remains open until 10 pm and the restaurant until 12 … Continue reading

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My Big Fat Thursday at the Acropolis Museum

You can call it Fat Thursday if you are in Germany, Giovedì Grasso if you hail from Italy, or Jueves Lardero in Spain. If you come from around my parts of the world you would call this day Tsiknopempti (tsikno … Continue reading

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Shore excursions organized by the Athens Walking Tours

We welcome you, who are visiting Athens with a cruise ship and we do all is possible to make your short stay in Athens easy and enjoyable. We have designed special tours for you so you will enjoy a free … Continue reading

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30th Athens Classic Marathon

In 490 BC one of the most famous battles ever fought on Greek soil was won at Marathon. The Persians had just invaded Greece but the Athenian army, under the direction of Miltiades, and an ingenious strategic plan, the Greeks … Continue reading

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The Sacred Olive Tree on top of the Acropolis

If you have been in Greece you have seen an olive tree. If you have driven through the Greek countryside you have seen breathtaking vistas of endless olive groves. You have noticed, I hope, how their silver green leaves catch … Continue reading

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The Acropolis – Another Perspective

LEARNING HOW TO FLY A few days ago a friend called. It was a lazy Saturday morning and I was drinking coffee and fooling around on Facebook. My friend asked me if I was online, I said yes, and he … Continue reading

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True Colors

When we look at a Greek statue or temple we have to squint our eyes sometimes at the brilliance of the white marble. We have come to associate all Greek temples and sculptures as white. Nothing is further from the … Continue reading

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