In Greece today is a day of celebration and commemoration of the “Όχι” (“Ohi” meaning “No”) that Greeks replied on 28th October 1940 to the Axis forces asking to enter Greek territories. Greece paid for that “no” with the start of the war that last four years and cost to the nation 750,000 lives (10% of the population), however never regretted. Join Greek celebrations, including soldiers’ and students’ parades taking place in every city of the country. #greeknationalday#ohiday#28october1940#1940#worldwar2#greekflag
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Concrete splash • Metaxourgio meaning 'silk mill', is a neighbourhood of Athens, located north of the historical centre. After a long period of abandonment in the late 20th century, the area is acquiring a reputation as an artistic and fashionable neighbourhood due to the opening of many art galleries, museums, and trendy restaurants and cafes. Moreover, local efforts to beautify and invigorate the neighbourhood have reinforced a budding sense of community and artistic expression. #architectureandpeople#athenscity#dailyarchitecture#aerialphotographypros#exploreathens#streetsofathens
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One of the most beautiful streets in #Athens . Discover it effortlessly with the help of a Think Athens Agenda.
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