Centre of Folk Art & Tradition
The 1920s mansion of folklorist Angeliki Hatzimichalis recreates the traditional pastoral life, including an old kitchen and chapel....
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....
Hellenic Children’s Museum
At this interactive centre, activities (including a popular chocolate-making session) encourage children’s development and engage the...
You won’t find any happening bars in Plaka, but Brettos is a delightful old bar and distillery with a stunning wall of colourful bottles...
In a quiet corner of Plaka, this low-key mezedhopoleio with a shady courtyard is mostly frequented by students and locals. It has a...
Lonely Planet review
In the tiny workshop of Konstantinos Gouveris you’ll find some unique contemporary designs that stand out from the usual Plaka tourist offerings. He mostly works in silver.