If you and your loved one find yourself in Athens on Valentine’s Day, a theatre show or some live music may be what you’re looking for or perhaps a romantic dinner with panoramic views of the Acropolis. Here’s what’s on in Athens to cherish the one you love.
VALENTINE’S DAY ATHENS 2019
SONGS BY MANOS HATZIDAKIS
Three emblematic, yet largely unknown, song cycles by Manos Hatzidakis will be performed at the Alternative stage of the SNFCC this Valentines Day, further info.
TIMON OF ATHENS by Shakespeare & Middleton
A play about wealth, debt, friendship, flattery, wilful blindness, errors and delusions, generosity and ingratitude, with a timelessness that always strikes a nerve. Brought to the stage by the talented actors of the National Theatre of Greece, further info.
WITCHES OF SMYRNA at the Pallas Theatre
The acclaimed Greek novel, Witches of Smyrna by Mara Meimaridi, is brought to stage at the Pallas Theatre in Athens, transporting audiences to the coast of Asia Minor in the late 19th century, further info.
Dinner packages with commanding views of the city or the Acropolis are found at these leading hotels in Athens. Reservations essential.
Hotel Grande Bretagne – The GB Roof Garden Restaurant has their a la carte menu available and bookings are advised. Further info and reservations: +30 210 3330 766
Hilton Hotel – Buffet and degustation dinner menus available: Byzantino (buffet) + 30 210 7281 400 Galaxy Bar & Restaurant (Degustation): Further info and reservations: + 30 210 7281 407
St George Lycabettus Hotel – 5 course set menu at La Suite Lounge: Further info and reservations: +30 210 741 6191
Find more dining options in Athens here: https://whyathens.com/restaurants-in-athens/