Stroll the historic neighborhoods of Makrygianni, Plaka, Anafiotika and Philoppapos Hill and marvel at ancient monuments and neo-Classical mansions. Savor freshly baked pastries and homemade sweet bread at a family-owned bakery and a neo-Classical gem. Boost your energy with a freddo espresso or frappé coffee, the famous Greek-style iced coffees. Dig into the country’s largest open-air market for undiscovered “antiques.” New York Times Exclusives Behind the Scenes Access: Go behind the scenes at Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum, and learn about the adaptation of traditional techniques of metalsmithing as well as decorative arts like ceramics, woodcarving, ivory and ceramics, using industrial materials like acrylic or plastic. Hands-on Element: Try at wrapping your own gyros, at one of the city’s oldest establishments. Local Interactions: Meet local shop owners who have been continuing their family businesses, including a sandal maker who is also a poet and who has had customers such as the Beatles, Barbra Streisand, Lily Tomlin and Sarah Jessica Parker. Local Impact: How you will help the local community by joining this tour: By experiencing a hands-on lesson in traditional techniques at the Jewelry Museum, your tour helps to preserve local culture. Your tour supports locally-run businesses, such as a sandal-maker, which helps preserve traditional crafts for the next generation. All of the stores your visit on your tour are 100% locally owned and run.
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