Plutarch could be considered one of the first outspoken vegetarians in the West, as he believed that it is "immoral" to eat animal flesh.
The vegan diet, which is a huge trend across the globe, has deep roots in traditional Greek food experts say.
Athens is celebrating veganism and the vegan lifestyle this weekend at the Vegan Life Festival. Here you will find everything from cruelty-free products to vegan and raw food. There will also be discussions held on veganism and other relevant topics as well...