This place is good to have a meal once or twice. Very lively area, full of people and small shops. It is like a small beautiful village. You should definitely not miss it.
About Plaka District
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Plaka, an area for tourists to shop at your own risk. We did not buy anything here, but the food at one of the outdoor hardens was very good.
There are two very popular streets. If the tables are empty and the owner is harking you in. Keep walking. Some have roof top decks. One street is close to the top base of the Parthenon. The other good street is half way between the...More
The Greek economy is tanking. Greek citizens are buying nothing that smacks of luxury items. So the shape have yo pander to tourists. The usual t shirts, pottery, and such are the norm. But you can get dried spices, and flat packed olives yo take...More
This is a vibrant place to shop or have a meal. My husband and I found a small restaurant on top of a building with a great view of Athens.
Very cool district to walk around both at day and at night. During the day, the streets are bustling with shops and tourists. At night the restaurants are packed with people enjoying a late meal, drinks, coffee. Lots of people out enjoying the city scene...More
Lots to do in the Plaka district. This is where I believe most tourist hang out. Many shops with trinkets and olive oil shops and leather sandal shops. Many places to eat. Good way to spend an afternoon.
This is a fun place to wander in Athens. Lots of shops, souvenir places, restaurants ...don't miss walking around in this area. Yes,it is touristic but it is the heart of the city so stroll around and enjoy it!