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Tripodon street: connecting ancient Athens While getting to the centre of Plaka, you will have the pleasure to pass from Tripodon street. If Athens is the oldest city of Europe, and Plaka is the oldest plus continually inhabited part of Athens, then Tripodon street is the oldest road of Europe. Initially the path was used...
Looking f or a special Gift from Greece? A silversmith perhaps! Plaka has some- even a few- artisans and professionals that offer their products and services in Plaka. Handmade items from ceramic, silver, wood, leather and more, found around Athens streets and in areas like Psirri. Geoart Silversmith shop at Plaka  One of them is...
Lycabettus is one of the 7 hills of Athens, and so unique that you can see him from every part of the city. Mythology tells us that Lycabettus was a rock accidentally  left there from goddess Athena, so the connotation is about its importance for the ancient Athenians. You can walk up there, but you...
Athens mountain trip: Parnitha or Penteli? Athens is maybe well known for its center, Plaka, Psirri, etc even its coastline till Sounio and daily trips to Saronikos ‘islands, but very few visitors of the city have a clear idea about Athens mountains. To be completely honest, we don’t know even if locals do have…. But...
Pedestrian streets and Athens Want to enjoy something different? Why don’t you try walking around Acropolis, using even a real horse? There are so many ways to enjoy Athens historical routes. Remember: its on the other side of the city that Olympian Zeus temple, Zappeion, National Garden and the Parliament! North – South You can...
Athens architecture interest Athens is a notable destination for architects, since both the city plan at 1833 was designed by German architects, but also because the capital was fully designed trying to copy the western capitals’ architecture. So today someone can admire architectural treasures which are both rare and unique. Plaka is also neoclassical Athens...
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