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Athens from above - six of our favourite rooftop bars 1

Athens from above – six of our favourite rooftop bars

With an all-year-round mild climate and unbeatable views, it’s no wonder Athens is home to countless rooftop bars and restaurants. We’ve listed some of our favourite Athenian rooftops – some are classics,…

Exploring Ambelokipi, Athens' urban neighbourhood 11

Exploring Ambelokipi, Athens’ urban neighbourhood

It may not be one of the capital’s most remarkable areas, but Ambelokipi has become more of an urban ‘destination’ over the past few years, and for good reasons too. Located between…

Mavili Square, one of Athens' coolest spots to grab a drink 17

Mavili Square, one of Athens’ coolest spots to grab a drink

Whether you live in Athens permanently or are here for a visit, it can be fun to venture off the most popular nightlife trails Syntagma-Monastiraki-Psyrri, or Gazi-Kerameikos-Metaxourgeio to Mavili Square, west of…

Mini-Guide to Exarcheia: Athens’ ‘Anarchic’ Neighbourhood 24

Mini-Guide to Exarcheia: Athens’ ‘Anarchic’ Neighbourhood

  Exarcheia is widely known as the capital’s anarchy-base, and this is not down to urban legend. Indeed, when things get politically or socio-politically intense, there’s likely to be tear gas, Molotov…

Pangrati - A Hip Neighbourhood in Athens is Born 31

Pangrati – A Hip Neighbourhood in Athens is Born

  Twenty years ago, I used to go to Pangrati only for less than a handful of reasons – chiefly because one of my best friends lived there, just off Embedokleous street,…

Top 8 Rooftop Bars and Restaurants in Athens 42

Top 8 Rooftop Bars and Restaurants in Athens

A city that excels in making the most of what it’s got, Athens has a roster of rooftop restaurant and bars that’s second to none, capitalising on the city’s stunning architecture and…

Winepoint

Six of the finest wine bars in Central Athens

With high temperatures, even the iciest cocktail can get to your head, so a chilled glass of wine can be the perfect alternative. By today, Greece nationally produces over 3,000 wine labels,…

360 bar

Athens’ immaculate 360 Degrees rooftop bar

The name of this place says it all. 360 Degrees is a lush rooftop garden and cocktail bar with a unique industrial design that gives guests panoramic views of the entire city…