Christmas 2016: 2+1 Reasons to Visit Athens

Are you ready for a memorable Christmas holiday? Scale Suites has dressed festively, awaiting to offer you a classy accommodation in your preferred luxury apartment. Each one is fully equipped with all necessary amenities to feel like home.

This of course is just one part of holiday experience. The other part is the spotlight of Christmas festivities, Athens.
The main squares of the city and neighborhoods are filled with great happenings, impressive installations, numerous interactive activities, as well as various musical and theatrical groups. We Have rounded up the top things you should do on your holidays in Athens:

Fun time downtown

The first thing to do is to take a stroll back in time by visiting the most known attractions and museums downtown; all festively decorated and hosting a number of events until the end of December. Meander through the city center, enjoying Christmas adornments and shimmering alleyways. At Syntagma Square, hop on the Ferris wheel that is there just for
the holidays and take in fascinating eye views of the city.

Next up, Athens offers the ideal background to indulge in the ultimate shopping experience; this time of the year is excellent opportunity to take advantage of the seasonal offers. Explore Ermou Street and the high-end boutiques at area of Kolonaki.

Cultural events at the best venues

Explore the brand new cultural hub of Athens, the sprawling complex of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC), which encompasses the new, impressive National Opera of Greece, the new National Library and a sloping park with its open air agora, esplanade & a long cooling canal. The SNFCC’s festive events and decorated premises transform it into the ultimate Christmas destination for the entire family. There will be unique one-man circus shows, thematic workshops and much more! In addition, the Kids’ Playpark will give the opportunity for both adults and children to work together and have fun via interactive activities. For music enthusiasts, SNFCC will be hosting bands from all around the world. Enjoy classical, jazz and seasonal carols in a lively atmosphere. Alternatively, the Athens Music Hall, Megaron, will be hosting the well-known fairytale by Hans Christian Andersen, ‘’The Snow Queen’’ and the ‘’Tutto Verdi’’ New Year Opera Gala.

Bliss out at the Athenian Riviera

Just a stone’s throw away from Scale Suites, you can enjoy nightlife along the coast. The most popular spot is Flisvos Marina, which will be transformed Into a magical underwater train station. Take part in creative workshops, inspiring activities, and of course don’t miss out on a special meeting with Santa Claus.

If you would like to take part in such experiences, all you have to do is to book the next flight to Athens and pick your desired suite at Scale Suites. Our concierge will be glad to plan a romantic Christmas dinner for you and book tickets for theatre, the Music Hall or any other activity you feel like!

Our warmest wishes for a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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