Που θα φάς το καλύτερο κουλούρι στην Αθήνα

Αν και η ελληνική κουζίνα φημίζεται για την πλούσια παράδοσή της, το αγαπημένο πρωινό των Αθηναίων είναι η επιτομή της απλότητας. Το κουλούρι είναι ένα μικρό στρογγυλό ψωμί που φτιάχνεται με αλεύρι και μαγιά και πασπαλίζεται με σουσάμι. Σήμερα παρασκευάζεται με διάφορα είδη αλευριού, σερβίρεται γεμιστό ως σάντουιτς, ενώ υπάρχουν και μερικές γλυκές παραλλαγές του….

Where can you eat the best koulouri in Athens

[Μπορείτε να διαβάσετε εδώ την ελληνική έκδοση του άρθρου μας] Although you will have heard a lot about the rich recipes of Greek cuisine, you’ll be surprised to learn that the Athenians’ favourite breakfast is the koulouri. It is a small circular bread made with flour and yeast and sprinkled with sesame seeds (in its…

Where to eat the best ice cream in downtown Athens

Ice cream is a favourite dessert almost all over the planet, regardless of the ingredients used and the preparation method. A summer stroll through the centre of Athens, Greece’s capital, is ideal with an ice cream in hand. Although there are dozens of places that serve ice cream in downtown Athens, we will try to…

4 of the best ethnic restaurants in Athens

After our successful articles for the “4 of the best restaurants for casual dining” and “4 of the best places for pasta” in Athens, our team decided to present our favourite 4 places for ethnic food in the city. In this article, we present 4 restaurants, where you could taste the cuisine of the country…

The ultimate guide for the best sandwiches in Athens

[Μπορείτε να διαβάσετε εδώ την ελληνική έκδοση του άρθρου μας] Although according to Wikipedia “a sandwich is a food typically consisting of vegetables, sliced cheese or meat, placed on or between slices of bread, or more generally any dish wherein bread serves as a container or wrapper for another food type”, it is certain that there are…

A visit to 10 historic arcades of Athens

[Μπορείτε να διαβάσετε εδώ την ελληνική έκδοση του άρθρου μας] In a city like Athens, with sunshine most days of the year, one would expect there to be no commercial arcades running through large building complexes and structures. However, there is an extensive network of arcades designed and built from the late 19th to the…

The best classic pastry shops in Athens

[Μπορείτε να διαβάσετε εδώ την ελληνική έκδοση του άρθρου μας] The pastry shops of a city are an integral part of its daily life and culture. Buying sweets is part of our social behaviour. We buy them as a gift, as an expression of love, as part of a social habit (during the holiday seasons),…

Slice by slice – The best pizza in Athens (updated)

In October 2019 we posted our article about the search for “the best pizza in Athens”. But now we have updated our choices and here is our new verdict : Pizza is probably one of the most famous dishes in the world. Pizza, as we know it, was invented in Naples and since then, along…