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Location: Athens

Day 1 - 17 Jul 2021

Airbnb

Athens, Airbnb
Athens, Airbnb

Content: Arrive in Athens and check into your hotel or Airbnb. We opted for Airbnb as we find there is more comfort and extras when it comes to staying in an Airbnb. There are an abundance of AirBnbs located in Athens - we booked ours for €36 per night which was fab!

Little Kook

Athens, Little Kook

Content: Find your bearings of Athens by going for a walk around popular neighborhoods. You have to especially visit this cool cafe Little Cook! Little Cook is a popular, fairytale-inspired cafe offering sweet & savory foods. The fairytale is of course, Peter Pan and the waiters are dressed in Peter Pan character outfits.

Xenios Zeus (Ξένιος Ζευς)

Athens, Xenios Zeus (Ξένιος Ζευς)
Athens, Xenios Zeus (Ξένιος Ζευς)
Athens, Xenios Zeus (Ξένιος Ζευς)

Content: Located near the Acropolis is a pretty cool street art area you can wander for free. You will find this place in the Anafiotika neighborhood. The first houses were built in the era of Otto of Greece, when workers from the island of Anafi came to Athens in order to work as construction workers in the refurbishment of King Othon's Palace.

Roman Agora (Ρωμαϊκή Αγορά)

Athens, Roman Agora (Ρωμαϊκή Αγορά)

Content: Make sure to get here in the daylight to enter before closing time. The Roman Agora was built between 19 and 11 B.C. with a donation of Julius Caesar and Augustus. During the reign of Hadrian the court was paved with slabs. After the invasion of the Herulae in A.D. 267 the city of Athens was restricted to the area within the Late Roman fortification wall, and the administrative and commercial centre of the city was transferred from the Ancient Agora to the Roman Agora and the Library of Hadrian. Entry price is €8 per person.

Hadrian's Library (Βιβλιοθήκη Αδριανού)

Athens, Hadrian's Library (Βιβλιοθήκη Αδριανού)

Content: Athens has so much history to explore and what better way to do this than by taking part in a walking tour! Hadrian's Library was created by Roman Emperor Hadrian in AD 132 on the north side of the Acropolis of Athens. Tickets cost €6 per person.

Δίοδος

Athens, Δίοδος

Content: Have an evening meal or some cocktails with views of the Acropolis.

Location: Athens

Day 2 - 18 Jul 2021

Acropolis of Athens (Ακρόπολη Αθηνών)

Athens, Acropolis of Athens (Ακρόπολη Αθηνών)
Athens, Acropolis of Athens (Ακρόπολη Αθηνών)

Content: Get up super early to enter the Acropolis of Athens as it gets super super busy. Buy tickets online to receive a QR code and avoid the queues to get your tickets. Tickets are €18 per person

Acropolis of Athens (Ακρόπολη Αθηνών)

Athens, Acropolis of Athens (Ακρόπολη Αθηνών)

Content: To remember: there is practically no shade in the Acropolis of Athens so going early or late in the evening is best.

Acropolis of Athens (Ακρόπολη Αθηνών)

Athens, Acropolis of Athens (Ακρόπολη Αθηνών)

Content: After the liberation of Greece, the monuments of the Acropolis came under the care of the newly founded Greek state. The Acropolis has been slowly restored to protect the core and structures of the magnificent monument.

Agion Anargyron Square (Πλατεία Αγίων Αναργύρων)

Athens, Agion Anargyron Square (Πλατεία Αγίων Αναργύρων)
Athens, Agion Anargyron Square (Πλατεία Αγίων Αναργύρων)

Content: Spend your afternoon exploring this cool street art neighborhood, there is so much to see. You can find the street art locations online or it's great to take a walking tour.

Agion Anargyron Square (Πλατεία Αγίων Αναργύρων)

Athens, Agion Anargyron Square (Πλατεία Αγίων Αναργύρων)

Content: Athens is a city known for it’s street art. Giant murals mix with graffiti tags. Old crumbling facades blending with the more modern city. In Athens, you can find graffiti everywhere. However, the street art is something that stands out from the rest.

7 Times

Athens, 7 Times

Content: There are many hipster and 'down with the kids' bars here which do amazing cocktails. This area is known as Psyri and it's one of the trendiest neighborhoods in Athens.

Safestay

Athens, Safestay
Athens, Safestay

Content: My favourite spot in all of Athens to see an epic view of the Acropolis. This sky bar can be found on the top floor of the SafeStay Hostel. The entry price is free even if you stay here or not. They have a small cocktail list with 6 options - they also sell juice, beers and wine.

Safestay

Athens, Safestay

Content: Look at that night view 😍 no booking required and also it doesn't get very busy so you are likely to find a seat!

Little Kook

Athens, Little Kook

Content: Stop at the magical Little Kook at night to see it all lit up. Even grab a seat to get in on the magic of being on a peterpan set.

Location: Piraeus

Day 3 - 19 Jul 2021

Piraeus Port (Λιμάνι Πειραιά)

Piraeus, Piraeus Port (Λιμάνι Πειραιά)

Content: Very early morning start. This is the location you will get the ferry to Santorini. Book tickets online to avoid queues, delays and possibly tickets selling out.

Location: Santorini

Day 3 - 19 Jul 2021

Lodos Hotel

Santorini, Lodos Hotel
Santorini, Lodos Hotel

Content: Check into Hotel Lodos which is only 15 minutes walk from Fira in Santorini. Perfect budget location! And it has a pool 😊 spend the day by the pool after that long boat journey.

Location: Fira

Day 3 - 19 Jul 2021

Franco's Bar

Fira, Franco's Bar

Content: Have a few cocktails and admire the view of the Caldera.

Franco's Bar

Fira, Franco's Bar

Content: Have a few cocktails and admire the view of the Caldera.

Location: Fira

Day 4 - 20 Jul 2021

Erotokritos

Fira, Erotokritos

Content: First stop of the day - this super famous bakery in Santorini which is right next to Hotel Lodos. The food is exceptional!

Location: Θήρας

Day 4 - 20 Jul 2021

Three Bells of Fira

Θήρας, Three Bells of Fira

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Location: Fira

Day 4 - 20 Jul 2021

Zafora

Fira, Zafora

Content: Today you are going to walk along a coastal pathway from Fira to Oia! It will take you around 4-5 hours. Bring suitable footwear like trainers.

Thera

Fira, Thera

Content: This is route you will take which you can find online. It will tell you every stop on the way where you can see cathedrals, shops, cafes and bars.

Location: Santorini

Day 4 - 20 Jul 2021

Anitas Villa Hotel Santorini

Santorini, Anitas Villa Hotel Santorini

Content: Here are a few beautiful spots you will see on the way. Record these places in your maps. Would you ever stay in this hotel? It's gorgeous!

Golden Sunset Cafe

Santorini, Golden Sunset Cafe

Content: Leave your mark at this stepping stone point on the coastal pathway.

Location: Imerovigli

Day 4 - 20 Jul 2021

The Athenian House

Imerovigli, The Athenian House

Content: Another cute and quiet town you will stop of on the coastal path is Imerovigli.

Location: Santorini

Day 4 - 20 Jul 2021

Old Oia Houses

Santorini, Old Oia Houses

Content: You will reach the centre of Oia around 1pm and you can wander around the area - grab some lunch and head back by bus to Fira.

Kasteli of Oia (Καστέλι Αγίου Νικολάου Οίας)

Santorini, Kasteli of Oia (Καστέλι Αγίου Νικολάου Οίας)

Content: One great photography spot is the castle of Oia.

Atlantis Hotel

Santorini, Atlantis Hotel

Content: Once back in Fira, spend the afternoon resting your legs after that long walk. In the evening go and catch the sunset in Fira town centre.

Location: Santorini

Day 5 - 21 Jul 2021

Perissa Beach (Παραλία Περίσσας)

Santorini, Perissa Beach (Παραλία Περίσσας)
Santorini, Perissa Beach (Παραλία Περίσσας)

Content: BEACH DAY! Sunbeds can be found for between €5-€10 each with an umbrella. Remember this is a black sand beach, so bring shoes as the sand is hot. You can reach this beach using the local bus system in Santorini which is amazing.

Perivolas Hotel

Santorini, Perivolas Hotel
Santorini, Perivolas Hotel
Santorini, Perivolas Hotel
Santorini, Perivolas Hotel
Santorini, Perivolas Hotel

Content: In the evening, you want to head back to Oia by bus, and head to this secluded spot to capture the most beautiful sunset in all of Santorini.

Location: Fira

Day 5 - 21 Jul 2021

Erotokritos

Fira, Erotokritos
Fira, Erotokritos

Content: Travel back to Fira again by bus and had a late night snack at the best bakery again.

Location: Pyrgos

Day 6 - 22 Jul 2021

Art Hotel

Pyrgos, Art Hotel
Pyrgos, Art Hotel
Pyrgos, Art Hotel

Content: Time to check into a new hotel for 1 night. With your own swim up plunge pool you will be surrounded by luxury. Free glass of wine on arrival and romantic privacy all day. You will see such a stunning sunset here too.

Johnnie Cafe

Pyrgos, Johnnie Cafe

Content: Walk down to the local town to have local fish for dinner and classic cocktails in the night.

Location: Pyrgos

Day 7 - 23 Jul 2021

Art Hotel

Pyrgos, Art Hotel
Pyrgos, Art Hotel
Pyrgos, Art Hotel

Content: Have the most delightful breakfast brought to your room in the morning. Eat this outdoors while admiring the scenery. You can choose what you would like for breakfast at reception and choose which time you would prefer it to be delivered.

Art Hotel

Pyrgos, Art Hotel

Content: Spend the morning sunbathing and relaxing before heading to the airport for your flight home. Book your airport transfers at the hotel reception.