Courtesy: Thomas Gravanis

Follow our new series of curated audio walks with Google, listen to interviews with locals, enjoy immersive audio installations, and explore the diverse landscape of Athens at your own pace.

A museum of endless collections based on everyday life

Photo: Thomas Gravanis

WALK 1: THE CITY IS CHANGING

Curated by music composer, Nick Athens

Learn about the changing cultural landscape of Athens by following a trail that starts at the area of Metaxourgio and ends up at the landmark Omonia Square. Stops and audio content include interviews and stories on street art, skate culture, local music scene and nightlife, contemporary Greek gastronomy and food shopping, and more.

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WALK 2: A CITY OF CONTRASTS

Curated by Peter Poulos

Discover life along one of Athens' busiest arterial avenues, Vassilissis Sofias, before you head into Pangrati, Athens' quintessential middle-class neighbourhood with a definite artsy aura. Listen to stories of laid-back life at Athenian squares, modern art, and downtown sport adventures, while you pause at one of the walk's beautiful parks and urban gardens.

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WALK 3: BENEATH THE ACROPOLIS

Curated by travel writer and editor, Rachel Howard

Experience the intriguing blend of living history and contemporary attitude that characterises the inner city neighbourhoods that surround Athen's crown jewel. Listen to stories by local craftspeople, designers and filmmakers, learn first-hand about our fabled kiosks and Greek coffee shops, and taste the city's best sandwich before you shoot hoops with the locals.

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