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Plaka Travel Guide

ARTICLES

Greek Revival

Since the 2004 Olympics, Greece’s ancient capital, Athens, has undergone a much-needed face-lift. And with a new look drawing international attention, the city is hitting...

Greece is the Word

Worship the beach, get around by boat, and eat fresh figs all day. A father and son's easy odyssey, from the Acropolis to the islands...

Athens: An Insider's Guide

Athens has more than monuments to meet the eye
HOTELS

Magna Grecia Hotel

Rooms in this 1898 former residence with ornate Rococo embellishments are romantic Belle Époque fantasies that fly in the face of minimalist chic. Even the location—opposite the... more ›


ACTIVITIES

The Center for Hellenic Tradition

Arguably the prettiest shop in Plaka, the city’s tourist hotbed, this store and gallery forgoes kitschy souvenirs for ceramic plates from the island of Rhodes and intricately carved wooden... more ›


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