Hill of the Pnyx
North of Filopappou Hill, this rocky hill was the meeting place of the Democratic Assembly in the 5th century BC, where the great...
Hill of the Nymphs
Northwest of Hill of the Pnyx, this hill is home to the old Athens observatory , built in 1842.
This superb private museum showcases the interrelation of art, mathematics and philosophy. The permanent collection includes one of the...
Across from the Acropolis, this is a lovely old-style cinema in a garden setting. Sit towards the back if you want to catch a glimpse of...
Gevomai Kai Magevomai
Stroll off the pedestrian way to find this small corner taverna with marble-topped tables. Neighbourhood denizens know it as one of the...
Apostolou Pavlou 23 · interesting places nearby
It’s wise to book a prized table on the rooftop terrace of this mezedhopoleio (restaurant specialising in mezedhes) that enjoys breathtaking Acropolis and Lykavittos views. It has a large range of decent mezedhes and an extensive Greek wine list, though service sometimes suffers.