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Southern Suburbs of Athens

Faliro & Palaio Faliro

Faliro & Palaio Faliro
Faliro & Palaio Faliro

The Municipality of Palaio Faliro is located in the southern part of Attica. It is a coastal suburb named after the ancient Phaleron, a local hero who was the son of Alkona and gr...

Alimos

Alimos
Alimos

The Municipality of Alimos, also known as "Kalamaki", is located in the southern part of Attica. Its name is traced back to the Homeric word "als", which means sea or grain of sal...

Elliniko

Elliniko
Elliniko

Elliniko is a civil unit of the Municipality of Argyroupolis - Elliniko, located in the southern part of Attica. It was formerly called Loimiko due to the "loimokathartiriou" (def...

Glyfada

Glyfada
Glyfada

One of the most brilliant and beloved destinations in the Athenian southern suburbs, an absolute choice for amusement and relaxation, is Glyfada.

Voula & Vouliagmeni

Voula & Vouliagmeni
Voula & Vouliagmeni

The Municipality of Voula is located in the southern part of the prefecture of Attica, 25 km from the center of Athens, built on the Saronic coast, between the municipalities of G...

Northern & Eastern Suburbs

Kifissia

Kifissia
Kifissia

With cosmopolitan style and gracious origins Kifissia is one of the most beautiful suburbs of Northern Athens. With a classy and glorious historical past, Kifissia, as the most po...

Marousi

Marousi
Marousi

The Municipality of Marousi, located on the north side of Attica, was also known as the ancient "Athmonon". The suburb took its name from the area of Amarynthos (Amarynthos – Amar...

Halandri

Halandri
Halandri

Halandri is a northern suburb of Athens that, in ancient times was called "Flea", meaning land rich in vegetation and consisted of small settlements. During the Ottoman rule, it w...

Agia Paraskevi

Agia Paraskevi
Agia Paraskevi

The Municipality of Agia Paraskevi is located in the northeastern part of Attica, at the foot of Mount Ymmitos. The area began to grow massively in the beginning of the 20th Centu...

Piraeus & Western Suburbs

Piraeus & Surroundings

Piraeus & Surroundings
Piraeus & Surroundings

The beloved Hellenic composer Manos Hatjidakis, with the voice of the unforgettable Melina Mercouri, talked about "The Children of Piraeus" in the Oscar winning film "Never on Sun...

Peristeri & Bournazi

Peristeri & Bournazi
Peristeri & Bournazi

Peristeri, is located about 5 kilometers northwest of the city center and it's one of the most populous areas in the Athens' metropolitan area. The population density reaches almo...

Aigaleo

Aigaleo
Aigaleo

Aigaleo, located on the western side of Athens, was known also known as the ancient "Sacred Way". The suburb took its name from Mount Aigaleo, where the Persian King Xerxes oversa...

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