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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, Athens Edition.
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  • great for shopping and eating - if you need a break from the ancient city and fancy the modern city - this is it!  more »
  • This is a pedestrian street in the middle of Athens, right next to Syntagma square. All the tourists go there, many international department storres, but in the crossing allies you can find some nice ...  more »
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