To be in Athens is unreal, like being at the far end of a time portal, right in the middle of these seven hills, among which nestles a civilization that is at least 7,000 years old. The city is so old you can’t just dig around in your backyard without an archaeologist looking over your shoulders perchance.....
What’s more special about this ancient city, however, is even if you are right here, and it’s all tangible and all physical—stone, water, air, wood—it still feels like a dream, stranger than a dream.
lifestyle.mb.com, July 2017
Four of the 10 most popular German Instagrammers recently visited Athens and shared their impressions with the rest of the world. (counting the four of them more than 1.2 million followers)...
The luxury design AthensWas Hotel, of the Anemi Hotels group, opened this summer in the heart of Athens, at the foot of the Acropolis, minutes away from Athens’ major attractions, the Parthenon, the ancient Irodion Theatre and the Acropolis Museum. AthensWas is a member of Design Hotels.
In approximately 2200 km of sidewalks and walkways close to 80,000 trees are planted in with Sour orange, mulberry, some lemon and mandarin, many sofores or giakarantes, olives and pines, and they are not only found in the National Gardens, Pedi...Read Full Post »
Chef Vassilis Kallidis and the Überness team have taken over three dilapidated butcher shops in the Athens Central Market of Renti and have transformed them into an avant-garde pop up eatery that pays homage to the roadside food trucks of Greece
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Maria Callas, one of the world’s greatest opera divas of the twentieth century is this summer in Athens honoured in a rare exhibition titled ‘The Myth Lives On’, presented by the B & M Theocharakis Foundation.
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A farmer from Argolis in the western Peloponnese is the first victim of the West Nile virus for this summer, while all kinds of mosquitoes that spread WNV, malaria and the ZIKA virus can ...
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According to a large recent comparative study on 15 European countries Athens is proved to be more fatal than the majority of the rest of European cities under heat wave temperatures, becomes more fatal as the mercury goes up, per 1°C increase, and even more dangerous and fatal per day of the heat prolonged period, and even more harmful as the ozone and air pollution ....
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