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Monastiraki Part Two: Neighbourhoods of Athens on the foothills of The Acropolis

In my previous post we went to Monastiraki and from there we walked to the Ancient Agora, where we visited the Stoa of Attalus, the Museum and the Temple of Hephaestus. Then we strolled in the Youssourum (flea market). Today we are going to visit Anafiotika, which is a scenic tiny neighborhood of Athens, part of the old historical neighborhood called Plaka.

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Monastiraki Part One: neighbourhoods of Athens, on the foothills of The Acropolis

Monastiraki is one of the most interesting places to visit when in Athens. Monastiraki, which means “little Monastery” was the site of one of the largest monasteries in Athens. The Monastery was demolished during archaeological excavations in the 19th century.

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Surprise! Day Four

Unfortunately all good things end soon and this was the last day of our trip. As a Foodie I could not resist going into a Supermarket, which was next door to the hotel. I had visited it the very first day of our visit and spotted a few things I wanted to bring along. So …

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Grenoble – Day three

On Monday we woke up really early and it was still dark outside. When the sun rose and we saw that it would be a lovely day we decided to go for a walk to the river before breakfast. We encountered some other couples walking on the path and a woman with two lovely dogs. …

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Lake Vouliagmeni and Farfalle with aubergine, peppers and purslane pesto

As much as I love cooking, there are a few days that I want to cook something quick and easy and what is easier than a pasta dish? This week the temperature was around 40 degrees C in Athens, so every morning my husband and I leave early in the morning and go for swimming, …

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