Free Things to do in Athens

Once upon a time there were books written with catchy titles like, “Greece on $5.00 a day”.  Those good old days are long gone, but below is a great list of Suggestions compiled by the Telegraph in the UK that do not require any Euros, Pounds or Dollars to accomplish.

Cape-Souvio-Pavselnvos-300x200Climb Lycabettus hill
Legend has it that the hill was created from a rock dropped by the goddess Athena who wanted to build a temple as close as she could to the heavens.

Watch the changing of the guard
In Syntagma Square, the Evzone guards, change every 15-minutes.

Wander the bazaar in Monastiraki
The 19th-century covered market houses regiments of butchers’ counters and marble shelves of ice-coated fish.

Acropolis views at Thissio
Sit, relax and enjoy one of the best views of the Acropolis from the large pedestrian  in Thissio.

The national gardens

Take refuge in the shade of the 15-hectare national gardens, once the private gardens of the presidential palace.

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By | 2017-06-13T17:26:36+00:00 December 9th, 2011|Athens, Sightseeing|Comments Off on Free Things to do in Athens