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The Top 10 Castles of Greece

In a land of Kings & Queens, Masters and Knights there could only be a great number of fortresses, castles, palaces and fortified towns counting to more than a thousand, rich with history, heritage and tradition.

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An Oasis in the City of Athens

Right next to the Greek Parliament and Syntagma square, in the bustling city center of Athens lies a verdant oasis of relaxation and repose that was commissioned by Queen Amalia in 1838 and soon became known as the Royal Garden. A gem of a garden reflecting the Greek national heritage and civilization from side to side.

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The Best Ho-Ho-Ho Events for Children in Athens

This year, make sure to treat your little ones to a very special Christmas, visit Santa’s village, meet the elves and enter a world of fairytales and magic.

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Hybrids, the New Generation at the Onassis Cultural Center

Art and technology come together under the roof of the Onassis Cultural Center to introduce a new breed, the Hybrid. Discover what happens when mixing diverse media and genres to create new forms of artistic expression and how human intelligence can become a work of art.

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Petit Paris d’ Athènes is back

Petit Paris is revisiting Athens between the 6th and the 16th of October for a fourth year in a row to lure visitors into the magical ambiance of Paris through an extensive range of artistic performances.

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The Stavros Niarchos Foundation has Opened its Gates to the Public

Completing 20 years of community-engaged activities since its opening in 1996, the Stavros Niarchos Foundation opened its doors to the public for the first time on Tuesday August 16th.  Now all citizens will have the opportunity to attend a series of programs and guided tours for all ages at the Delta Marina in Faliro and support any social or cultural cause.

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Rooftop Dine & Drink in Athens

We are back and it is still sizzling hot. Are you ready to cool off on some of the highest rooftops of Athens?

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Athens & Epidaurus Festival is Back

Kicking off with Giuseppe Verdi’s “Aida” at the Odeon of Herod Atticus, this year’s Athens & Epidaurus Festival released its first note right beneath the Acropolis. 56 summers after its first celebration the festival welcomes all cultural fanatics to embark on a journey of theatrical plays, music, dance and astonishing performances that will last all summer long.

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How to spend a day in Athens, Greece

Athens remains one of the top Greek destinations to visit. As there’s no end of monuments and attractions in Athens and you may only have a few days to explore its picturesque alleys and top sights, we thought that a mini guide with the must see places in Athens will come in handy.

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Happy New Year!

May the New Year open your eyes to a new horizon of possibilities!

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Ho Ho Ho Merry Christmas!

Whether far or near seek your HOme away from HOme for the HOlidays!

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A walk to remember…in Athens

You have just arrived to the city of Athens and you are already overwhelmed by the things you must do and the places you must see.

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Athens Museum Guide (Top 10)

Greece has always been a top destination for artistic travelers due its historical and cultural heritage. Cycladia has created a list of the top museums worth visiting in the city of Athens and encourages you all to embark on a journey of artistic discovery.

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Most Talked Art Exhibitions in Athens

If Arts and Culture is your passion and you are eager to add some new interesting notes in your art-experience “notebook”, then take into account Cycladia’s suggestions and attend two of the most unique and unforgettable art exhibitions taking place in Athens over winter!

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Athens Marathon. The Authentic 2015

“But I also realize that winning doesn’t always mean getting first place; it means getting the best out of yourself.” – Meb Keflezighi

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