A Walk Around Athens - Part I

A Walk Around Athens - Part I, Athens, Greece (B)

Come with me on a getting acquainted tour through the city of Athens, Greece and see the tourist sites as well as some areas that I like but most tourists rarely go to. If you are visiting Athens for the first time then this is a good way to understand the layout of the city and how the different areas relate to each other. If you are familiar with Athens you will probably enjoy the photos and the information that I have included. There are also links to more detailed information, some historic and some practical. Start with the first photo and keep clicking next to take the entire tour and finish by returning to this page. If you like this page please share it with your friends on Facebook and Google+

When I am in Athens I usually stay at the Hotel Attalos on Athinas Street and so normally I would start the tour from here.

But because you may not be staying at the Attalos I will start the tour at Syntagma Square which is centrally located to all the hotels,

or at least the hotels in the areas you want to stay in. But don't worry. We will be coming back to Athinas Street soon. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: A Walk Around Athens - Part I
Guide Location: Greece » Athens
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Matt Barrett
Read it on Author's Website: http://www.athensguide.com/walking-tour/index.htm
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Hotel Attalos
  • Ermou Street
  • Syntagma Square
  • Melissinos, the Poet-Sandal-Maker
  • Parliament Building
  • Grande Bretagne
  • Metropolis Street
  • church of Kapnikarea
  • Aeolou Street
  • Stadiou Street
  • Central Market
  • Mama Roux
  • Monastiraki Square
  • Monastiraki Flea Market
  • Tzistarakis Mosque
  • Hadrian's Library
  • Pandrossou street
  • Omonia Square
  • Stoa Athanaton
  • Athinas Street
  • Notos Home
  • City Hall
  • Athens Polytechnic University
  • Stournari Street
  • Tzabella street
  • National Archaeological Museum
  • Economic University of Athens
  • Hellenic Motor Museum
  • Rex Theater
  • Hotel Titania

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