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Hidden Athens: Cine Lila

Cine Lila is one of the few remaining places that insist on reminding us of the beauty of an older Athens. For us “older” inhabitants of Kipseli (who used to go to “Kipselaki”, “Pigalle” etc) it was rather remote, but still a favourite destination. It opened in 1967 and today, 51 years later, it still...

September 2019 Events (9-15/9)

>Monday September 9thFree Movie Night at Chitirio Theatre Matchpoint (2005) Duration:124'Director: Woody AlenEvent Facebook Page here.>Tuesday September 10thComics Exhibition : Oresteia Reversedfeaturing: Adamopoulou Dimitra ,Rene Agelidou Fokshee, Dimitris Anastasiou, Thomas Valianatos,BLEΣΣΕD, Giannis Galeos, Georgia Zachari, Avgi Kanaki, Valia Kapadai,Thanasis Karampalios,Thomas Kefalas, Kristanz Xristina Kupraiou, Despina Manolarou, George Micalef, Mekl Mikkel Sommer,Marios Boras,...

“Pros Vrosin kai Posin” (To Eat & Drink)

The fish tavern “Pros Vrosin kai Posin” ("To Eat and Drink" in greek) is on the square at Poseidonos and Dios 1 in Metamorfosi. In 2000 Eleni took on the family business and together with the other two girls of the “team” they managed to create a very special and beautiful...

Athens Burger Fest 2019

Athens' Burger Fest, the city's first and largest food festival, returnsfor the 4th consecutive year at the OSY Train Station.Two delightful burger-days on 13/14/15 and 20/21/22 September 2019 in Gazi. Enjoy exotic recipes, traditional burgers & drink plenty of beer while dancing to the rich concert program & live dj sets.On September 13-14-15 and 20-21-22, just...

September 2019 Events (2-8/9)

September 2019 Events Part A
Monday September 2ndFree Movie Night at Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center. Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" (1988) Duration:88'by Pedro Almodóvar.Facebook link here.Free Movie Night at Chitirio TheatreCheap Cigars/Ftina Tsigara (2000) Duration: 85' by Renos HaralambidisENGLISH SUBTITLES / 2 screenings: 20.30 & 22.10 " As the lights flicker on a warm...

September in Athens: a Month Full of Events & Festivals!

September Events in Athens
Summer is not yet over, and the September list of events proves it:Concerts,Food & Drink Festivals, Free Movie nights, Guided tours & walks.Stay tuned for our weekly guide of Athens Events…

Athens Beer Festival

Athens Beer Festival
The Athens Beer Festival is an annual event that has been going on for 19 consecutive years. It will take place just opposite Athens Town Hall in Kotzia Square on September 4-15. Discover breweries, food vendors, & bands. To get more info & your tickers, visit their website.

Free Movie Nights in Athens (26-29/8)

Free Movie Nights in Athens
Free Entrance Movie Nights in Open Air Cinemas. A list of the movies & the places, along with Google Maps links:Monday August 26th 21:00 A Woman Under the Influence (1974/155') by John Cassavetes. Location: Chitirio Theater (Iera Odos 44 Str., Kerameikos)Tuesday August 27th 21:00 THE UNINVITED (1944/100') by Lewis Allen Location: Chitirio Theater (Iera Odos...

Kivotos (ARK) café

hidden athens Ark Cafe
“Kivotos” café is a coffee place that can be considered as one of the hidden little gems of Athens. It is on Dyrrachiou street, hidden in clear view, just opposite the – now known worldwide, because of the Antetokounmpo brothers – Triton basketball court. The owner of the cafe, Mr. John, is a man...

Walking in Zappeio

Photo Stills from Zappeio. See the Google Map spot here.