historical city "par excellence". One
of the few places in the world that can claim
continuous occupation since the Neolithic Age.
Athens is today a modern city of 4.5 million inhabitants
bustling with life and excitement.
Visit the Acropolis, follow the steps of
Pericles, Plato and Socrates in the ancient
market place, the Agora, or go to one of
the modern market places and take advantage of
the great shopping and entertainment opportunities
the city has to offer.
And the nightlife! Do not be surprised if you
get stuck in traffic at 4 o' clock in
is an honorable history of Gay and Lesbian Culture
in Greece, the modern Greek Man presents a masculine
and macho appearance. There is really a lot of
flirting going on, but Greeks hesitate to express
their homosexuality openly, as Greek society is
not that tolerant, compared to other European
is a bit confusing, but take your time and just
come with the idea that you are going to explore
a new culture. On the other hand, Athens (the
whole of Greece in fact) is a very safe place
for women, although lesbianism is even more well
hidden. Greeks are extremely friendly, generous
and love to party. The following guide provides
helpful hints of interesting places to visit for
both gays and lesbians.