Greece Has The Best Bookstore In The World

  • by XpatAthens
  • Sunday, 03 April 2016
Greece Has The Best Bookstore In The World
According to National Geographic, Greece has the best bookstore in the world and it's in Santorini!

Atlantis, which was founded by a group of friends from Cyprus, England and the United States, is situated along the main street in the picturesque town of Oia overlooking the water. This no. 1 bookstore hosts book readings on the terrace, bookbinding classes, and food and film festivals.

To learn more about this incredible Santorinian bookshop, visit their website HERE.

From the National Geographic's book Destinations of a Lifetime, here are the top ten bookstores in the world:

1. Atlantis Books, Santorini, Greece
2. Cafebrería el Péndulo, Mexico City, Mexico
3. Munro’s Books, Victoria, Canada
4. El Ateneo Grand Splendid, Buenos Aires, Argentina
5. Powell’s City of Books, Portland, Oregon
6. Prairie Lights, Iowa City, Iowa
7. Shakespeare and Company, Paris, France
8. Gertrude & Alice, Sydney, Australia
9. Librairie Avant-Garde, Nanjing, China
10. Cook & Book, Brussels, Belgium

Source: National Geographic