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What you should know about Thissio

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Thissio is a district in Athens and is the place to stay for tourists who want to be close to the city center and the metro. The Neo-classical neighborhood architecture here gives the area an aristocratic character, and the abundant cafes and clubs bring locals and visitors alike out to party the night away. On pleasant nights, the open air cinema provides entertainment and fresh air, and a chance for the locals to socialize. Thissio also offers some of the most amazing vistas of Athens you'll find. Hotels in Thissio, Athens run the gamut from budget accommodations to luxury suites, and are included on the comprehensive list of Athens hotels you'll find on Hotels.com. Search for rooms in Thissio, and Hotels.com gives you a list of all of the rooms that are available to stay in when you plan to visit.

What's Thissio, Athens Like?

Thissio has wonderful pedestrian areas that invite you to stroll with the locals, window shop, and check out the local cuisine. The Agora is a draw for history lovers, as it was once the ancient center of administration, commerce, religion, and culture for Athens. You can visit the 10th-century Byzantine Church of the Holy Apostles, close to the Agora, which is the only structure still standing from that period. To see Dorian architecture, visit the Temple of Hephaestus, the best-preserved temple in Athens, which is quite remarkable, since it was built in 450 BC. Also around the Agora is the Stoa of Attalos Museum, which showcases archaeological finds from the Agora area, and has an impressive water clock. Pnyx Hill is worth a visit, as it's the site where Athenians gathered to discuss the pressing issues of their times.

Tips for Getting Along with Locals in Thissio, Athens

Many young people flock to Thissios for the bar scene, making it easy to find English-speaking people in the area if you go out clubbing. But you can meet locals in their stores and restaurants, and most residents of Thissio will be polite, generous, and willing to give you tips about the area. You're close to most of the attractions of Athens when in Thissio, and public transportation is very reliable and extensive should you choose to venture to other areas of the city. Be sure to use the reservations feature on Hotels.com to book your chosen accommodations in Thissio as soon as possible, and you'll avoid the disappointment of not getting your first choice in rooms. Use your smart device to find hotel rooms by downloading Hotels.com's hotel app, which you'll find on Hotels.com.

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