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  • Odeon Herodes Athens Festival

    ATHENS AND EPIDAURUS FESTIVAL 2022

    Where: Various venues around Athens & Epidaurus
    When: Now to October 2022
    Why Go: The ultimate line up of music, theatre & dance
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  • odeon Herodes Atticus Why Athens

    Odeon of Herodes Atticus

    One of the legendary sites that sits beneath the slopes of the Acropolis on the southwest side, is the stunning open-air theatre, Odeon of Herodes Atticus. When Pausanias, the Greek traveller and geographer from the second century AD, visited Athens during the reign of Marcus Aurelius, he described the Odeon theatre as “the finest building…

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  • Don Quixote Greek National Opera

    Events

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  • Athens Greece for Kids Greek Easter Monastiraki

    Greek Orthodox Easter in Athens

    Where: Throughout Athens
    When: Good Friday 22 April - Easter Monday 25 April 2022
    Why Go: To experience a Greek Orthodox Easter in Athens
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  • Greek Independence Day Athens Parade

    GREEK INDEPENDENCE DAY in Athens

    Where: Syntagma Square & Panepistimiou
    When: 25 March 2022
    Why Go: To see the cultural and military parades
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