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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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  • Ermou Street if a fun part of Athens if you need a break from all the (very interesting though) history. Yes, it's a shopping street you could see in many other cities, but there are still some fun...  more »
  • The Emou Street is considered to be the main shopping street in central Athens. The part of the street between the Monastiraki Square and the Syntagma Square (pedestrian area) is worth a visit...  more »

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