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3 tips for moving to Athens – How to start

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Many people around the world want to change their lives for the best. Actually, there are many things that someone can change in his everyday life for living better and happier.

One of the biggest and most determinant changes that someone can make in his life is moving to a new country or to a new city. Of course, attempting such a huge swap in your life could probably change your whole life for the best.

One of the most beautiful cities that someone can choose to move to, is Athens, the capital city of Greece. Athens is a very famous city abroad because of its rich history and heritage, amazing culture, and limitless possibilities for having fun every hour of the day. Furthermore, Athens is a breath away from the main port of Greece, where someone can reach a boat to many amazing Greek islands. Last but not least, Greece is famous for its delicious local cuisine and for offering extraordinary dishes.

Therefore, if you are thinking of moving to Athens, we have got your back! Read below and find out the most vital tips for moving to Athens.

  1. Find the best neighborhood

The first and most important thing you must be sure about, before moving to Athens, is finding the best area to stay in. There are many different neighborhoods in Athens, for every need and every budget. Therefore the only thing that you have to do is to find the best location according to your own preferences. In case you love bustling cities, with many activities options, places to have fun, museums, and restaurants, the right place for you is Athens, as long as it is a city that never sleeps. On the other hand, if you need a more peaceful routine in a beautiful place, the right option for you is to look for a house in the suburbs.

  1. Seek a lawyer

The second tip that you have to keep in mind before moving to Athens, is to seek property law partners in Athens. A lawyer who specializes in properties is the best person that can help you to find and buy the perfect house for you, and he is also going to explain to you all about the Greek legal system. This would be very valuable for you, as there is the possibility that some of the laws or principles might differ from your country‚Äôs legal system. Moreover, another very serious reason that visiting a lawyer might be a  good idea, is that he is going to tell you all the requirements for citizenship in Greece.

  1. Learn the Greek language

Last but not least, another thing that you have to do before moving to Greece is to learn the basics of the Greek language. Needless to say that the Greek language is one of the most demanding languages around the world, as the alphabet differs from the English one. The best idea is to find an online course before moving to Greece or even better you can enroll in a Greek language class in order to meet some new people while you adjust.