Centre of Hellenic Tradition
Museum of Traditional Greek Ceramics
The Mosque of Tzistarakis (built in 1759) is one of few surviving examples of a tzami (mosque) in Athens. It houses this annexe of the...
To the north of the Roman Agora is this vast 2nd-century-AD library, the largest structure erected by Hadrian. It included a cloistered...
Church of Kapnikarea
This small 11th-century structure stands smack in the middle of the Ermou shopping strip. It was saved from the bulldozers and restored...
Six degrees of separation, indeed. The rustic rear garden courtyard here is the place for quiet chats with coffee and drinks, while the...
In the heart of Athens’ souvlaki hub, at the end of Mitropoleos, Thanasis is known for its kebabs on pitta with grilled tomato and onions.
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Traditional ceramics, sculpture and handicrafts from all parts of Greece.