Plaka neighborhood, Anafiotika Area
Plaka is one of the oldest and most picturesque neighborhoods of Athens and is very popular among the tourists. It is situated near the slopes of Acropolis hill and attracts travelers with its nice buildings, cozy cafes, restaurants, art galleries and souvenir shops. You can spend several hours walking in its labyrinth-like streets and enjoy every moment of being there.
Anafiotika area of Plaka neighborhood will make you feel yourself like you are on one of the Greek islands thanks to its small white houses and narrow streets with a lot of stairs. The first habitants of this area came to Athens from Anafi island so you already know where the origin of the name comes from.