Agios Nikolaos Rangavas
This lovely 11th-century church was part of the palace of the Rangavas family, who counted among them Michael I, emperor of Byzantium....
This beautifully refurbished 17th-century hammam is the only surviving public bathhouse in Athens and one of the few remnants of Ottoman...
Museum of Greek Popular Instruments
More than 1200 folk instruments dating from the 18th century are exhibited over three floors, with headphones for visitors to listen to...
Palea Plakiotiki Taverna Stamatopoulos
This Plaka institution with live music nightly fills up late with locals; arrive early for a table.
Palia Taverna Tou Psara
Away from the main hustle of Plaka, this taverna is a cut above the rest and fills tables cascading across the street. It is known as...
Lonely Planet review
An ode to the great Merkouri, Melina offers charm and intimacy out of the hectic centre.