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Being home to one of the world’s ancient civilizations, Athens has a special energy. You’re surrounded by history and at the same time reminded that this is a thriving, lively city. Greek hospitality is legendary and you’ll feel at home from the moment you land. Athens lives outside. The warm climate compliments the warm and joyful nature of the locals.
Meet your Local Hero
In Athens your friendly local hero is Elena. Before your trip she’ll be in touch to help you prepare for your working vacation and answer any questions. When you arrive Elena will meet you and show you around town. The whole time you’re in Athens she’s always ready to assist and just a phone call away.
A city with an infectious buzz
The buzz of the city is infectious and its creative energy inspiring. Ancient Greece gave the world the Olympics and they haven’t stopped being sporty since. Taking in a local soccer or basketball match is the best way to be swept up in the passionate atmosphere. There’s no better way to spend an evening than at one of the many rooftop bars with Acropolis views.
The Food of the Greek Gods
Affordable to a fault, it’s as if good food and good wine are a human right here. From street food to local tavernas to fine dining, Athens hits it out of the park. The Greeks take food as seriously as the Italians and Greek cuisine offers tremendous variety. And if you like to get creative in the kitchen, Athens markets have a bounty waiting for you.
The Saronic islands can easily be reached by ferry from the port at Piraeus. If you came to Greece to immerce yourself in its ancient history, the Oracle of Delphi or the ancient theater at Epidaurus are both a couple of hours away. The Temple of Poseidon is less than an hour’s drive at the southern tip of the Attica peninsula. Or enjoy the Athens Riviera with it’s many beaches in easy reach of the city.
Athens is the transport hub of the whole country so you’re never more than a few hours by ferry or plane from your choice of a weekend getaway in one of Greece’s endless options. Why not unplug early on Friday and you could be sipping sunset drinks on Santorini, Mykonos or one of the thousands of idyllic islands that make Greece the envy of the world.
Places To Stay
We have meticulously selected the best accommodations in Athens. These options will provide you with all the comforts of home as well as the ideal work space to be productive.
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