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A modern street lined with the city's chicest boutiques, coffee houses and restaurants.
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Pl.Filikis Eterias, Athens 10673, Greece
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All reviews nice area of athens benaki museum concrete jungle da capo shops and cafes central athens national gardens sofias aristocratic greek trees wealthy stroll politics hill
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely area for a coffee and some people watching while soaking up the chic surroundings and somewhat pretentious atmosphere.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank aroundtheworld247365
Reviewed March 12, 2019

the best area in Athens with nice shops and coffee shops and restaurants.You will enjoy your visit for sure

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank tom p
Reviewed February 3, 2019

This is a square surrounded by cafes in the centre of Athens. It is known as the 'posh' square of Athens as the district of Kolonaki is the most expensive part of central Athens and wealthy Athenians live here. Not worth going to see unless...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed November 24, 2018

Kolonaki is the area in Athens located between the Panepistimiou Street and Mount Lycabettus. It is spread along the foothill of the famous mount with many cosy tree-lined streets. It is the most aristocratic neighbourhood of Athens, offering for unique shopping, as well as a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

There is nothing here except shops cafes and restaurants. The shopping is expensive here.You will see it on your tour of the city.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 3SEse7
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Doing flash mob with abandoned children and refugee children, with famous actors and shoot a video clip. Unforgettable moments.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

I don't get the fuss about Kolonaki. To me, all the buildings/residences are outdated and badly planned. The city is generally badly designed and it's a concrete jungle just about everywhere you go - even in upper middle class neighbourhoods like Kolonaki where coffee shops...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ak2271
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Chic, artistic, modern "up & down" area. Full of great cafes, galleries, shops, museums. One more treasure in Athens, beside Plaka, Monastiraki, Psirri and Gazi.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank turista17654
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

We went there just to get an idea of the area. Unfortunately it wasnt what we expected. Just an ordinary street.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank oya_10
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

A place full of life, shops and cafes. From expensive options and chic and trendy lifestyle. You will find it all

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Temo A
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Omonia Square is as plain in appearance as Syntagma is
grand. Surrounded largely by functional blocks from
the 1950s and 60s and no longer boasting its
underground stalls, the square is now mostly
frequented by immigrants and bargain shoppers. The
most rewarding area to explore is to the south. Set
off down Athinas Street, with the Acropolis gradually
coming into focus in the distance, and you will get a
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Abeer H
January 31, 2018|
Response from AccidentalTourist69 | Reviewed this property |
It's about 10 minutes walk or so. It's an upmarket area with high end shops, bars, and restaurants.
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Response from Maria-Pap73 | Reviewed this property |
You could walk from Plaka to Kolonaki square... it's a nice walk in the center of Athens