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

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, …
Books in Athens


A large bookstore chain with a wide selection of books from and about Greece, plus English-language books, including maps and travel guides.
Cosmetics in Athens


You can get the full range from this natural beauty-product guru at the company’s original homeopathic pharmacy – at a fraction of the price you’ll pay in London or New York. There's also a branch at the airport, an…
Shoes in Athens

Melissinos Art

Pantelis Melissinos continues the sandal-making tradition of his famous poet/sandal-maker father Stavros.
Arts & Crafts in Athens

Centre of Hellenic Tradition

Traditional ceramics, sculpture and handicrafts from all parts of Greece.
Market in Athens

Sunday Flea Market

Peddlers fill the end of Ermou, towards Gazi at this ragtag flea market. It's not for everyone, but the brave of heart can find some bargains, collectables and kitsch delights among the junk. Test your haggling skil…
Food & Drinks in Athens

To Pantopoleion

Expansive store selling traditional food products from all over Greece, from Santorini capers and boutique olive oils to Cretan rusks, jars of goodies for edible souvenirs and Greek wines and spirits.
Music in Athens


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…