New Arrivals in Athens

See Athens from a different angle and take home the unusual souvenirs to prove it.


Athens is changing. The ancient city is embracing its modern, alternative and creative side to bring you souvenirs nothing like you’d imagined, tours that show you the city that lies beyond the tour books and museums where you’re invited to join in and get interactive.

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