By Helen Partovi Fraser
A commute memoir that takes you immediately to the guts of Athens.
In this new publication, the writer returns to the capital and unveils the fabled urban because it fairly is. Taking the reader behind the curtain, she muses on Athens' turbulent heritage and legends of the previous. We explore:
- the traditional city
- Byzantine Athens and its glittering gems
- neighborhood traditions and the previous Turkish quarter
- highway markets and reside Zorba's dance
- the fashionable boulevards
Fascinated through a urban, created 2500 years in the past to final for eternity, the writer captures the soul of Athens and its charismatic humans. With a seductive mixture of Antiquity and the East, nonetheless found in glossy, lifestyle, the booklet inspires a remodeled capital, throbbing with atmosphere.
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Athens: The Hidden Gems by Helen Partovi Fraser