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Top Choice Market in Athens

Monastiraki Flea Market

This traditional market has a festive atmosphere, combined with an onslaught of more modern souvenir stalls. Permanent antique and collectables shops are open all week, while the streets around the station and Adria…
Top Choice Gifts & Souvenirs in Athens

Forget Me Not

This impeccable small store stocks super-cool design gear, from fashion to housewares and gifts, all by contemporary Greek designers. Souvenirs and gifts have never had it so good: from cheerful 'evil eye' coasters …
Market in Athens

Kolonaki Farmers Market

Every week, a district of Athens welcomes the shopping bustle of a laiki (farmers market) including the upmarket central neighbourhood of Kolonaki. Leafy Xenokratous street is blocked off to traffic from Friday morn…
Ceramics in Athens

pgi Pagani

The Pagani family selects all the unique decorative items, handmade jewellery, ceramics and art featured in their shop in Monastiraki’s buzzing shopping area. Accessories boast bold colours and Greek artistic influe…
Market in Athens

Farmers Market

Every Saturday morning locals make the trek up to the Kalidromiou, in the foothills of Strefi Hill, to Exarhia’s weekly farmers market or laïki agora, an enduring Athens institution. This is one of the city’s most …
Market in Athens

Athens Central Market

The hectic, colourful Athens agora (market; also referred to as the Varvakios Agora) is the highlight of the vibrant Athinas market district. It’s a sensory and gastronomic delight, with an amazing range of olives, …
Spices in Athens

Evripidou Spice Street

Around the corner from the Athens Central Market is the ‘spiciest’ street in the city. Athenians faithfully head to Evripidou for the sheer variety of Mediterranean and imported spices. The small shops brim with bar…
Wine in Athens

Fine Wine

In the winding streets of Plaka, the finest wines can be found in the most unsuspecting place, a small terracotta-hued building that’s a bit worn around the edges. Venture inside to find a charming Greek cava, a wel…
Music in Athens

Xylouris

This music treasure trove is run by the family of Cretan musical legend Nikos Xylouris. They can guide you through the comprehensive range of Greek music, including select and rare recordings. Also has a branch at t…
Jewellery in Athens

Fanourakis

One of the most creative, exciting Greek jewellers, Fanourakis designs delicate pieces of folded gold, encrusted rings, bows, and other unique creations. The distinctive forms are sheer art, a factor that is also re…