Hi, I’m Mercury


Hi, I’m Mercury

I’ve lived in Athens for 37 years

I speak English, Greek, Turkish

I am Tourist Guide


Hey there! I'm Mercury, your friendly local host here in Athens. I'm here to make your Athens experience unforgettable. What I love most about this city is its rich history, captivating culture, and the energy that flows through its streets. From the inspiring ancient sites to the contemporary art scene, there's always something exciting to explore. I love strolling around the city, soaking up the unique vibe. We can share a cup of coffee at one of the cozy cafes or by the beautiful seafront. And let me tell you, the food and coffee culture here is a true delight! From traditional tavernas to trendy cafes, we'll indulge in the flavors that define Athens. Let's embark on an unforgettable adventure through the heart and soul of Athens, creating memories that will last a lifetime. Together, we'll make your time in this incredible city truly extraordinary!

My knowledge & interests

Hosts expertise Food Hosts expertise Arts Hosts expertise Nature / outdoors Hosts expertise History Hosts expertise Shopping Hosts expertise Architecture Hosts expertise Culture & customs
Street food Local cuisine Food markets Fine dining Unique & unusual foods Theater Cinema Art galleries & museums Street art Parks Gardens Scenic routes Wildlife Hikes Political history Economic history Social history Architectural history Religious history Cityscape photography Portrait photography Modern architecture Classical architecture Third wave coffee Local beers Artisanal tea High-end fashion boutiques Department stores Vintage shops Street markets Handicrafts & souvenirs Traditional culture Popular culture Religious customs Rituals & ceremonial customs Alternative or underground culture Gourmet food Vegetarian food Vegan food Painting Sculpture Performance art Traditional art Folk art Contemporary art Art history Second-hand markets Antique shops Landscape photography Food photography Fashion photography Commercial photography Night photography Nature photography Post-modern architecture Gothic architecture Baroque architecture Pre-Columbian architecture Spanish colonial architecture Ottoman architecture Ethnic culture Classical music Management Byzantine LGBTQ+ Techno

Experiences I love to host