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Carnivals

Carnival is celebrated throughout Attica with fanciful dress, dancing and singing....

Carols

On the morning of Christmas eve, groups of children start going from house to house singing carols, thus announcing the birth of Christ...

Street life

Take your time getting to know the city, and enjoy the romantic narrow streets of Plaka, Philopappus, and Thiseio....

Valentine’s Day in Athens

If you are in Athens and want to make this Valentine’s Day special, take your other half for a stroll through the narrow cobblestone streets of Plaka...