Anafiotika – A travel back in time

Anafiotika is a scenic tiny neighborhood of Athens, part of old historical neighborhood called Plaka. It lies in northerneast side of the Acropolis hill. First houses were built in the era of Otto of Greece when workers from the island of Anafi came to Athens in order to work as constructor workers in the refurbishment of King Othon’s Palace.[1]  Soon, workers from other Cycladic islands also started to arrive there, to work as carpenters or even stone and marble workers, in a further buildings reconstruction period in Athens, but also in the following era after the end of the reign of King Otto.   Wikipedia

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2 Responses to Anafiotika – A travel back in time

  1. Anonymous says:

    nostalgic

  2. dave beaty says:

    beautiful set of photos

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