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Exarcheia Athens Greece – Flashpoint of Anarchy or Community Activism?

graffitit of fish monster head with four eyes and whiskers in exarcheia athens

Mention Exarcheia to Athenians and you’ll get a quizzical eyebrow in return. Its beautiful yet ramshackle, neo-classical buildings, oversized graffiti and reputation for riots entice nervy photo-journalists. But, do its hip restaurants, thriving markets, burgeoning AirBnB industry, and assured man-bun cafe culture call the casual visitor? Exarcheia Athens in Greece is the location of a …

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Kallidromiou Farmers Market – Exarchia, Athens

market stall with lemons, limes, grapes and fruit juice

Kallidromiou Farmers Market is situated all the way along Kallidromiou street in central Athens. It is also known as Laiki Farmers Market, or Exarchia Farmers Market since it sits on a slope just above the Exarchia District, known for its lively graffiti scene, and just before you reach Strefi Hill. In the Exarchia District leading …

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Kolonaki Athens – Neighbourhood of Opulence and Style

kolonaki athens

Kolonaki Athens neighbourhood is where stylish coffee lovers share artisan patisseries over a double espresso or local favourite, espresso freddo. Art lovers browse minimalist galleries with concrete walls and subtle spotlights, while those weary of shopping relax in a hamman next door. Delis with shelves of cured meats are dotted along the streets in between …

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