Athens is a city becoming more and more known for its fusion of great ancient beauty, modern evolution and burgeoning underground culture. It’s no surprise then that the shopping scene in the Greek capital offers an equally interesting mix of options. Whether you prefer to take a leisurely stroll and window shop, or head to a hub where you can find all your favourite brands and stores in the one spot, Athens has got your shopping needs covered.
Several new luxury hotels are scheduled to open their doors this year in Athens, as the Greek capital is clearly basking in the new tourist boom experienced throughout the country.
Athens will be hosting the World of Coffee 2021 event, the largest annual specialty coffee trade show in Europe, the Specialty Coffee Association announced recently.
Athens has been voted the number two European destination for 2020 from 20 “must-see locations” that made the finalists’ list of contenders for the prestigious title organised by European Best Destinations.
Routard.com, a popular French travel portal, has included Thessaloniki and Mount Olympus on the list of its Top 20 recommended destinations for 2020.