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Nomadic Notes Blog Posts

Notes on Athens – Acropolis views for everyone, golden passports, graffiti, Greek coffee, and street cats

The Acropolis and the saga of the Parthenon Marbles

Accommodation

HotelsCombined – Athens Hotels – Search and compare all Athens hotel deals from hundreds of accommodation sites at once.

Hotel Review: Elite Hotel, Athens – Greece

Travel Guides

thisisathens.org – The official city of Athens visitors website.

Athens Info Guide – Comprehensive information on Athens including sights, transportation, maps, nightlife and entertainment, eating and drinking.

Athens Blogs

Athens Walker – Tips, observations, pictures & ideas from walking around in Athens, Greece.

Athens Articles And Blog Posts

In Greece, an economic revival fueled by ‘golden visas’ and tourism – Less than a year after Greece emerged from a multibillion-euro international bailout, Athens is witnessing an investor boom. Hip new hotels with Acropolis views are dotting the skyline. Construction workers are tearing into dwellings owned by Greeks needing cash and converting them swiftly to short-term rentals, Airbnbs or fancy new homes for foreigners.

Athens, Rising – The city has endured crisis and chaos, and yet is now emerging from the wreckage as one of Europe’s most vibrant and significant cultural capitals. [NY Times]

10 things to do in Athens, Greece – By truenomads.com.

This Is Athens: Things to do in Athens in a week – By intrepidescape.com.

8 things I saw on my trip to Athens – By aluxurytravelblog.com.

Food

(Cheap) Must-Eat Foods in Athens, Greece – From bythepathlesstraveled.wordpress.com.

Guide Books

Rick Steves’ Pocket Athens

Lonely Planet Pocket Athens (Travel Guide)

Photos

Athens Photo-A-Day


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