Athens Coast

Category - Coast Stories

Coast Stories are a collection of people’s experiences while spending time on the Athens Coast.  Residents, visitors, global citizens – see what they have to say about the Athens seaside.

Athens Coast Sophia

Coast Story : Sophia

Tell us about yourself I’m an international mix or third culture generation as they like to call us now.  Dad is Greek and Mom is British (yes, summer romances do sometimes last as testament to my parents – they met on a Greek island...

Coast Story : Xavier

Xavier is a French-American living and working in the southern suburbs of Athens. Why do you choose to live along the coast? I’ve always been a coastal person, need to see the sea every day and open air. Which is your favorite beach and why...

Athens Coast surf

Coast Story : Julia

Julia is originally from Hungary and was transferred to Greece for work and is loving her active life on the Athens Coast. Luckily her office is close to the coast, so she can live close to work and ‘play’. Which is your favorite beach and why...

Athens Coast Tarek

Coast Story : Tarek

Tarek has lived in Athens for most of his life.  He lives in the northern suburban area of Athens, but spends a lot of free time on the coast, because it is the place to be! Which is your favorite beach and why? I love the Sounion area during the...

Athens Astir

Coast Story : Nassmah

Nassmah (pictured at Astir Palace) is a Middle Easterner who lived and worked in Athens for two years and returns to Greece for holidays every summer. Why did you choose to stay along the coast (versus other areas in Athens)? Because I love being by...

Edem Beach

Coast Story : Pip

Pip (pictured at Edem beach) is a half-Greek, English Londoner who has been traveling to Greece several times a year for around 20 years!  She loves Greece so much, she even has her own blog, Pip the Greek. Give a short description of your usual...