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Nice Walking and Shopping Street in Athens

This is a nice walking and shopping street in Athens that leasd to Plaka area from one side and from the other side the parliament. There are numerous shoes shops, several... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 September 2016
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Amman, Jordan
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Heaven for shoppers. You will find all the major stores here...Zara, H&M, Nike, Adidas, Hondos Centre, Marks & Spencer etc. Its a pedestrian only zone which is great. Word of warning though, they do not open on Sundays.

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Amman, Jordan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

This is a nice walking and shopping street in Athens that leasd to Plaka area from one side and from the other side the parliament. There are numerous shoes shops, several restaurants, cafes, and Hotels.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Main street of the city that have shops small cafes and bakerys no traffic but a little busy :) end of the street there is some ouzeri and taverns by the sea. Enjoy

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Piraeus, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

You can have a lovely walk at Ermou street and end up at beautiful kapnikarea church. You can shopping or for a coffee. Remember : things to be a bit pricey there but they are of great quality

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Portland, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

This is it...the popular and upscale shopping at its best. Many specialty shops, boutiques, and delicious international shopping too...Lots of cafes and restaurants as well. It is where the locals of Athens shop for high quality garments for men, women, and children, shoes, jewelry, leather goods, etc. A very exciting street in a very Cosmopolitan city. Near to everything, Ermou... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

i love ermou...in ermou street you can find everything you ask ..there are many shops with everything you need in very good prices spesialy if you go during summers they have sales and you can find cheap clothes shoes in a variety of shops to choose...they also sale topical products ..in ermou you can find restaurants and places for coffee... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Favorite street in the city, a lot of international stores and local stores. Nice break from sightseeing.

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Athens, Greece
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

The most famous place in Athens for shopping. Easy access by METRO and other public transportation, is a place where you can buy anything you need. Next to Plaka where you can see monuments of ancient Greece and also very close to the national garden of Athens

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Nowhere near as nice as it looks online and closed on a Sunday. I know Greece has Sunday closing rules but tourist shops are open and this is a spot tourists head for. In the current economic climate they are missing out on badly needed revenue. As it is a pedestrian area it is probably still the best place to... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This street is all about shopping. Like in every other big city in Europe. Most of the shops are also the same like in most cities of Europe. Nevertheless it's a fun street, with a good vibe.

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Monastiraki is a souvenir-hunting enclave with a difference. Apart from the dramatic backdrop of the Acropolis, its network of alleys and pedestrianized streets surround the remains of both the Greek and Roman agoras, adding the quaint concept that this is where the ancients also came to shop. Named after the tiny monastery church at its center, Monastiraki Square is a lively spot by day or night, with street peddlers vying for your attention to sell you nuts and sweets. Down beside the metro station, the official Flea Market is an unbroken row of souvenir shops until you come to antique-oriented Platia Avissinias, while Pandrossou Street on the other side of the square offers more tourist shopping. The pedestrianized street beside the Greek Agora is lined with cafés offering fine views.
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