An ancient civilisation, wonderful food and unspoilt countryside…
If one place is synonymous with Athens, it is the Acropolis. The ancient buildings on a tall hill dominate the city, both literally and metaphorically.
Lycabettus Hill is the highest point in Athens. It is a place to discover nature and legends, and to enjoy unparallelled views of the city.
Food gives you an insight into a place, and you can’t experience a place fully unless you eat as the locals do. Which is why
I’ve always associated Athens with Greek history. Classical Greek history, that is, the sort that took place more than two thousand years ago. But now