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A profusely lush Academy !

A profusely lush Academy !

Nobody could have prepared me for the awe I experienced when I first came across the greenness of ​​the park of the Academy of Plato. Cypress, carob, laurel and olive trees, pomegranates, mulberries, myrtles. A mere 20 minutes (on foot, if I should mention...) from... Read more »

Anafiotika: a journey to the dream

Anafiotika: a journey to the dream

What would you think of a walk into Anafiotika? It's a beautiful summer day and I'm in the mood for a walk downtown Athens. A long way from the hustle of the city and yet so close to the Ancient Αgora. I take the train and alight at Monastiraki station.. On leaving the... Read more »

Mets, an island into city’s hustle and bustle

Mets, an island into city’s hustle and bustle

As an island in Athens and so close to the city's hustle, this quiet neighborhood is probably food for thought about how  better our lives would be if we had a little more green, a little more privacy, a little more taste. Get your book at hand, a map and a bottle of... Read more »