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This bustling plaza houses an open air bazaar, shops, cafes and...

This bustling plaza houses an open air bazaar, shops, cafes and restaurants.

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pictures of another era

Walking through the flee market you will get the sense of different time. The shops with the antiques, the old books and the discs are just lovely. You can find everything there... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 October 2014
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Windsor, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

In itself there's not much here, but it connects the walk from the acropolis and Roman Agora to the street full of restaurants leading to Hadrian's Arch and to the flea market plus the metro.

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Athens
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

This place was a nice square in downtown Athens,full of antique shops and cafes and restaurants. Now the place has been turned into a parking lot for those how go to the one restaurant or the one bad. Shame to all the mayors and the governments...m

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Sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

We are carboot/flea market tragics, so for us this is heaven on a staurday it really comes alive as many sellers place blankets on the ground and sell there wares , the square is full of stalls selling everything you can think of, we picked up an awesome little trinket as a souvenir of Athens instead of buying something made... More 

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Paris, France
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2015 via mobile

Everybody knows that you can't find authentic antiques in this place, best known for it's coffee shops and souvlaki. All the shops here are selling copies. If you want to find real quality antiques visit the neighborhood between Syntagma square and the Old Parliament square. There are a couple of quality antique stores that you can find easily.

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Athens, Greece
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2014

Walking through the flee market you will get the sense of different time. The shops with the antiques, the old books and the discs are just lovely. You can find everything there. If you do not want to buy, it still worth to visit it, especially in a Sunday morning. You can have a coffee or a drink in the... More 

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Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2012

Nice place to spend some time, especially on a Sunday. Lots of antiques, and junk. Just browsing is fun. Be sure to visit the restaurant of the same name in the square. Lovely food, and I believe it has jazz music on Friday and Saturday nights. Check it out.

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Athens
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2012

Very nice to visit for the antique shops. On Sundays it's packed with people. Mind your belongings. Surrounded with many nice small cafes.

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Europe
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2011

A very old Athenian sq., with a lot small shops of Antiques(!!!??) beware, and second hand market (flea Market) every Sunday. Possible to find interesting items in very good prices. There is also, a typical old, mezedepolio, that means restaurant with many dishes, for ouzo or wine. Live music, on weekends.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2011

We found nice old souvenirs to take along as gifts for our friends. We also visited the concept store SHOP nearby, at Ermou 112A st. where we did our shopping for the whole family. The only place in Athens where you can find this wide and unique selection of designers & casual wear, lifestyle products, jewelery and accessories.

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