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Ermou Street, Athens

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#5 of 8 in Neighborhoods in Athens
Take a break from historical sightseeing and head to Ermou Street for some retail therapy. Athens' major shopping street stretches for 1.5 km (0.9 mi), connecting Syntagma Square with Kerameikos archaeological site. Featuring upmarket designer boutiques, Greek department stores, and modern shopping malls, this half-pedestrian zone ranks in the top ten most expensive retail avenues in the world. The street was conveniently named after Hermes, the protector of traders. Ermou Street is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , custom trip planner Edition.
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  • Nice street in the heart of Athens with loads of shopping and street performers Be careful of pickpockets (as in any other crowded area) but other than that, it is very safe and enjoyable  more »
  • Lively street full of great shops and beautiful small church. And the cafes for relaxation. Nice to see local, Greek merchants also.  more »
  • If you spend time in central Athens you will visit here - like it or not - it almost is central Athens. Don’t go out of your way to visit but enjoy your stroll through. We must have gone through...  more »
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