Photo: Orestis Seferoglou

Βehind the glamour of high heels, high-end boutiques, and sun-glassed locals sipping on iced coffees, Kolonaki is no stranger to history and culture.

Cappuccino, Croissants and Couture

In this neighbourhood, where you go for coffee is as important as with whom.

Photo: Orestis Seferoglou

The Capital of Café Culture

Lycabettus Hill

The view from Lycabettus Hill.

Photo: Thomas Gravanis

This square is built on top of a reservoir.

Photo: Orestis Seferoglou


“Folk fashion doesn’t just reflect personal status: history is sewn into it too.”

Museum of the History of the Greek Costume

Gennadius Library

Inside, this library holds 26,000 books, and outside it's simply stunning to see.

Courtesy: Gennadius Library