Whether you love history, the intensity of large urban centers, the serenity of century-old alleys or the nightlife, Athens is sure to satisfy your pallet. We have carefully selected the following sites to help you get a sense of one of the oldest cities in the world and its people.
The sacred rock of Acropolis
www.breathtakingathens.com official Athens tourist board, includes
useful transport and sightseeing information and maps
www.goculture.gr/ Comprehensive bi-lingual arts and entertainment
listings updated daily, profiles and features related to local culture.
www.gourmed.gr Guide to Greek wine and food, includes recipes from local chefs and reliable Athenian restaurant reviews
www.culture2000.tee.gr ATHENS Discovering Contemporary Architecture:Athens Interactive maps of Athens’ best buildings and leading architects
www.culture2000.tee.gr/ATHENS Discovering Contemporary Architecture:
Athens Interactive maps of Athens’ best buildings and leading
www.athensnews.gr Athens News - English-language weekly newspaper
covering Greek news, politics, business, arts and sports.
ww.e-history.gr/en/ Foundation of the Hellenic World - Comprehensive
history of Athens and Greece from antiquity to modern times.
www.constitution.org/ari/athen_00.htm The Athenian Constitution -
Aristotle’s account of the origins of democracy.
http://www.culture.gr Ministry of Culture - Up-to-date listings and
information on cultural events, archeological sites, and museums in
Athens and beyond.
http://www.astynet.gr Unification of the Archeological Sites of Athens -
‘Grand Promenade’ linking archeological landmarks, includes heritage
http://livingingreece.gr/ a practical guide to living in Greece for expats