An Athens travel guide to help you explore this metropolis of Greek culture. Athens is not only amazing. It is also a beautiful place to visit. We can think of a billion reasons why the largest city of Greece. Needs to be one of your next destination for your summer holidays. The temperatures during the summers in Athens do soar. So most people visiting Athens tend to plan their activities in the evening. Still, even during the day you have some really fun options at your hands to explore.
A trip to Athens would be incomplete without visiting the famous New Acropolis Museum. The museum is famous for arranging family events on a regular basis. Other than taking your family to explore all the books the museum houses. You can also treat them to a delicious lunch inside the museum. While the food there is no doubt scrumptious, it is the view over the Parthenon which settles the deal.
The National Gardens:
What better way to squeeze in some family fun by visiting the beautiful, verdant National Gardens? It is right in the center of the city and spans 15.5 hectares. From a little zoo, to a big playground and even a turtle pond. The National Gardens has plenty of things to look at. Make sure you visit the botanical gardens to see the amazing collection of plants and trees they have there.
The capital city of Greece becomes even prettier after the sunset. Its when the Athens night crowed come out to play. Some neat places to check out when the sun has set are Syntagma, Plaka, Anafiotika and the Agia Irini Square. Since the temperature drops in the evening. At night you will have that much more fun exploring the beautiful city at length.
Crewed Yacht Charter
If you are visiting Greece, how can you not visit any of the Greek islands? To say the least, Greek islands are beautiful and worth exploring. There are plenty of islands near Athens too which you can check out. Book yourself a luxury yacht to charter Greek islands. Deep Blue Yachting is based in Lefkada in the Ionian Islands
Athens is a vast metropolis of Greek culture, more people live there than in the rest of Greece. Here at Deep Blue Yachting we write about all things Greece. However we are based on the Ionian Island of Lefkada which is a few days sail from Athens. People who join us for a yacht charter holiday, often visit Athens before or after their holiday with us. I will be happy to answer any questions, or comments that you may have. So please feel free to leave them.