Uncovering the Modern History of Greece at the National Historical Museum

The historical background The Palace of the Old Parliament is a historic building in the heart of Athens, Greece. Located on Stadiou Street, the building is a prime example of neoclassical architecture and currently houses the National Historical Museum. In the square outside of the palace stands the statue of Theodoros Kolokotronis, the commander-in-chief of […]

Exploring Athens’ Wild Side: A Look At Metaxourgeio

If you’re looking for a neighborhood with a wild side, look no further than Metaxourgeio in Athens. Located west of the city center, this district is known for its rough, untamed atmosphere and crumbling, half-burned buildings. At night, the Acropolis looms over the neighborhood, casting its shadow over the flashing OPEN signs of the many […]