Old Athenian Hangouts Take a Modern Twist

Ancient Athens’ golden glory may be the reason why the city’s vibrant present is often overlooked by visitors. Its inhabitants, though, don’t like to dwell on the past. Well, sort of.. It’s been a few years now that the city’s modest old neighbourhoods, like the once unwelcoming industrial Gazi (Gas in English), have been given a new lease of life courtesy of a vast choice of modern restos ... Read Full Article

Paris 4th Arrondissement: Modern Art and Stylish Shops

Located on the right bank, the 4th arrondissement is known for areas and sites such as Hôtel-de-Ville (Paris’ city hall), Place des Vosges, the Centre Pompidou (Paris’ premier modern art center), and the southern section of the Marais district. In terms of ambiance, the 4th arrondissement is popular because of its quaint streets, cafés, and specialty shops. Because of its desirable location and ... Read Full Article