Top-notch modern Greek language classes (€350 to €650) and summer workshops (two weeks for €1280).
The grand Panathenaic Stadium lies between two pine-covered hills between the neighbourhoods of Mets and Pangrati. It was originally...
Athens’ First Cemetery
This resting place of many famous Greeks and philhellenes is a peaceful spot to explore. Famous names include the archaeologist Heinrich...
This delightful slice of local life is a simple corner coffee shop where quietly chatting friends sit beneath ivy winding over the...
Locals will tell you this is the best pizza in Athens. While chilling out on a quiet, tree-lined residential street with reggae wafting...
Pyrronos 5 · interesting places nearby
Two Michelin–starred Spondi is frequently voted Athens’ best restaurant, and the accolades are deserved. It offers Mediterranean haute cuisine, with heavy French influences, in a relaxed, chic setting in a charming old house. Choose from the menu or a range of set dinner and wine prix fixes .
The restaurant has a lovely, bougainvillea-draped garden. Book ahead, and take a cab – it’s hard to reach on public transport.