The Bathhouse of the Winds

The Bathhouse of the Winds is the only surviving hamam (Turkish bathhouse) in Athens and one of the few remnants of Ottoman times. Built...

The Russian church of Athens

The imposing Russian church is not only one of the oldest churches in Athens, but also one of the most fascinating. This historic...

Naturist Beaches in Athens

With the ever-growing popularity of nude beaches ardent naturists are being joined by more casual visitors daring to dress only in...

The Queen’s Gardens

The National Garden Behind the Old Palace (Parliament Building), lies a 16-hectare (40-acre) park, cherished by all Athenians. Formerly...

Museums in Athens

Athens is home to top-notch museums and historic sites. This list contains the most famous or well-regarded organizations. Click on the...