For creative and alternative souls (Alternative lovers)
Do you love handmade jewellery? Are you constantly on the lookout for new materials for your own creations? Do you look for vintage furniture and decoration, clothes and objects from another era? The Monastiraki market and the adjacent area of Psyrri are the ideal place for your shopping. Here you will find clothes, shoes, accessories, leather goods as well as the famous leather sandals. On Sundays, there is a flea market with collectors’ objects, such as books, old coins, vinyl and antique furniture. Do not forget to wander around the beautiful and picturesque antique shops of the area.
Continue to the colourful Main Market of Athinas St as well as to Evripidou, Apollonos and Praxitelous streets which are filled with aromas from spices and cured meats. Athenians choose to buy goods for their everyday needs from here. Other than the famous Varvakios meat market, there is also a quality fish, vegetables and other Greek produce market in very good prices.