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Dinner in the Sky comes to Athens for Valentine’s Day

The city of Athens.
Athens. Image by Stefanos Kofopoulos / CC BY-SA 2.0

For Valentine’s Day, 22 people in Athens will have a chance to dine in a restaurant floating in the sky. The ‘Dinner in the Sky’ concept was inaugurated in Belgium in 2007, and has spread to Rome, Paris and several other European cities. The restaurant is on a platform lifted by crane 50m above ground. In addition to the diners, it can fit a chef, waiter and entertainer. In Athens, it will be located at Technopolis, and the dinner will include four dishes, wine and dessert. Read more: greece.greekreporter.com