On Plateia Venizelou, this is the most beloved among the Venetian vestiges around town. These days, unfortunately, water no longer...
Agios Markos Basilica
Located opposite the fountain on Lion’s Square, and dedicated to the patron saint of the Venetians, Agios Markos Basilica was built at...
Municipal Art Gallery
The three-aisled 13th-century Agios Markos Basilica was reconstructed many times and turned into a mosque by the Turks. Today it holds...
Grab an outdoor table, guzzle a cold one and watch the world on parade at this buzzy cafe.
Come here for delicious fluffy loukoumadhes (ball-shaped doughnuts drizzled with honey, sesame seeds and cinnamon).
Plateia Venizelou 33 · interesting places nearby
With tables sprawling out towards the Morosini Fountain, this is a great place to sample a breakfast bougatsa (creamy semolina pudding wrapped in a pastry envelope and sprinkled with cinnamon and sugar). The less-sweet version is made with myzithra (sheep’s-milk cheese).