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Huge square

Wow. Beautiuful space. Lots of activities. Parks and cafes surrounds. Lots happening. Also lots of... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
Tweetcoz
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Melbourne, Australia
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The second biggest square in Greece!

This pedestrian square has its own history. It is said that during the Siege, the Ottoman palace... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
ArcasTravelServices
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Tripoli, Greece
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15 Sep 2017
“I don't really see the appeal”
24 Jun 2017
“Huge square”
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Plateia Areos St., Tripoli 221 00, Greece
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

While above average on size and looks, it's nothing more than a typical Greek city square. There's nothing really special on it. Still, most restaurants and places you will want to visit in Tripoli are within walking distance, and you might find free parking spaces...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Wow. Beautiuful space. Lots of activities. Parks and cafes surrounds. Lots happening. Also lots of gypsies.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

This pedestrian square has its own history. It is said that during the Siege, the Ottoman palace was located there and the Pasha ordered to throw the treasures into the well that is located in front of Mainalon hotel. Nowadays,is a great place full of...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

Areos Square is the Place to Be in Tripolis, Greece The heart of the city of Tripoli’s is Areos Square. The municipal court house the Mainalon hotel chalet and Touristiko Café and Internet Café form the nucleus of social life. A large statue of Theodore...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 24 November 2016

We toured a couple of smaller squares in Tripoli before taking a pedestrian-only street with lots of shops, restaurants, bars and cafés and finally arrived at Areos Square. The square is vast and impressive; at one end is a beautiful park while at the other...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Joseph G
Reviewed 22 November 2016

The main square of Tripolis is massive, filled with many cafes/restaurants and the massive monument to Theodoros Kolokotronis. Plenty of parking spots around the square makes it easy to stop off and enjoy a walk around the city centre or shopping in the main shopping...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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