Athens is the capital of Greece – the country of the Gods. Coming here, you can admire the mystical beauty of many ancient temples, national parks and museums. Besides, the city also owns a hug collection of Greek monuments and artifacts that appeal to tourists. Book flight Hanoi to Athens to get lost in the mytical world.
National Garden - one of the few green tree-covered oases in Athens is a must-see in your flight to Athens. There are a lot of beautiful colorful flowers and small animals. Deep inside the garden is Zappeion Palace that was used to serve the Athen Olympics. Today, may fascinating exhibits is held here. National Garden is one of the most peaceful and green places in the city, it will give you relaxing moments.
The Temple of Zeus is an ancient temple built between 470 and 460 BC. The great temple was located right at the foot of the Arcopolis and is bigger than the ancient wonder – the Parthenon. In the past, this temple was quite large and took 700 years to build with 104 pillar, but there are only 15 pilliars at present. It caused by the destruction of hostile forces throughout the ages from The Romans to the Herulis, Byzantine and Ottoman. The invaders smashed the temple to built other constructions. The Temple of Zeus has been recorginzed as a world cultiral heritage.
Plaka is an ideal attraction for those who love exploring and experiencing Greek culture. This is the oldest settlement in Europe with a history of up to 3500 years. It is also known as the “Neighborhood of the Gods” due to its proximity to the ancient city and many archaeological sites. At Plaka, you can admire labyrinth streets with neoclassical architecture. In addition, there are many attractive places applealing to tourists in flight from Hanoi to Athens such as Agios Nikolaos Rangavas, Amfitheater Spyrou Evangelatou...
Gyros is a popular dish in Greece. It’s a type of bread filled with meats, tomatoes, potatoes, and sauces. At first glance, Gyros is similar to Doner Kebab, but its taste is more delicious. You can easily buy this cake at any shops in the city for only from 3-4 €.
Yougurt is the must-try in travel to Athens. Greece’s yogurt is made of pure sheep’s milk with delicious taste. It is main ingredient of Tzatziki – a famous worlwide dish or to make grilled meat.
Also, lamp meat is popular ingredient in the cuisine of Athens. Many delicious dishes are made from lamp meat such as rice and lamp chops or stewed lamp with tomato sauce served with delicious cheese and other dishes.
Plaka and Monastiraki is popular shopping centers in Athens. Ermou Street is an interesting walking path with many large commercial chains as well as independent stores selling a variety of cosmestic, sports equipment, clothing,… Monastiraki Market sells full of sovenirs, leather accessories, jewelry, decorations and interiors.
You will have the opportunity to experience the most intersting things at night in Athens. You can choose a club, bar or beautiful street to enjoy whole night. Exarchia is an attractive place with delicious dishes and variety of options from bars, pubs to restaurants.