Photo: Thomas Gravanis

Scratch beneath the surface of our complex and captivating capital in our new 8-episode series, by acclaimed author Sofka Zinovieff.

A panoramic view of Athens highlighting the Temple of Olympian Zeus
A shots of windows on an apartment block in Athens
Anafiotika in Athens
A man squeezing lemon over a dish of greens in Ipirus taverna in Athens
two men playing bouzouki and guitar in front of an ouzeri in Athens