This is My Athens
Travellers planning a trip to Athens, are encouraged to apply online for a "This is My Athens" personal "showing around town" with an Athens Local.
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What's on in Athens?
A new Toy Factory is opening its gates in the center of Athens on the 6th of December at Technopolis, Gazi."The Christmas Factory", the largest and fairiest Christmas festival, is taking place this year in "Technopolis" of the city of Athens! It's the biggest Christmas event that will welcome and bring joy to children and adults in the most spectacular toy factory that has ever been built!
Athens is celebrating Christmas. During Christmas, Athens becomes the city of children, enchanting fairytales and fascinating games. The City of Athens has prepared a program of high quality, rich in imagination, attractive for both children and adults. Many original events will give life to the center of the city by revealing the multicultural character of Athens, its tradition but also the city's European identity.
In The Nutcracker, one of the world's loveliest Christmas tales, there is an indistinct line between reality and dreams.
Adam Chodzko: You'll see; this time it'll be different (Artists in a dialogue with the Benaki Museum)This exhibition is taking place within the framework of the programme Artists in a dialogue with the Benaki Museum, a collaboration with the British Council, in order for four artists from Greece, Cyprus and the United Kingdom, active in their country's art scene as well as on the international stage to meet. The artists are called upon to create original works in a dialogue with the Benaki Museum, proposing a different perspective, both of the collections and of the exhibition space.
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