About Athens

About Athens – Europe’s oldest and most ancient Capital

Much of Athens’ appeal has always lain beyond the façade, in its pulse and energy.

Its unique strategic position, the eternal sunshine the city is blessed with, the unique combination of the old and the new set up against a spectacular Mediterranean landscape, a world famous past and an exciting future, Athens inspires and seduces its visitors. Innovation and achievement have brought on a new era for the city which is more sophisticated and cosmopolitan than ever before. Stylish restaurants, hip hotels, entertainment quarters mingle with iconic and historical monuments.

The historic centre is an open air museum, the magnificent Acropolis visible from almost every corner of the city centre, one of the most important monuments of the World Heritage list, The Parthenon rises above the city and welcomes you to the beating heart of the European civilization.