Kifissia (Ath r.19)

A walk around Kifissia, an old upscale Athenian suburb, through its green streets and its impressive manors.
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In the corner of Tatoiou and Diligianni St., amidst a large estate, stands an imposing manor house like something out of a fairy tale. (Walking Athens / Route 19, Kifissia)

In the corner of Tatoiou and Diligianni St., amidst a large estate, stands an imposing manor house like something out of a fairy tale.

Villa Kazouli, Kifissia

Villa Kazouli, Kifissia

The old residence of Penelope Delta, now the Historical Archives Benaki Museum. (Walking Athens, Route 19 - Kifissia)

The old residence of Penelope Delta, now the Historical Archives Benaki Museum. (Walking Athens, Route 19 - Kifissia) ---- Was this Forty's house across from Miami apartments?

Kifissia, Athens in autumn

Autumn in Kifissia, Athens, Greece φθινόπωρο by helen sotiriadis on

Agios Dimitrios, a church built in 1882, is the patron saint of Kifissia. (Walking Athens, Route 19 - Kifissia)

Agios Dimitrios, a church built in is the patron saint of Kifissia.

Goulandris Natural History Museum in Athens, Greece

Goulandris Natural History Museum in old world charm of ~ Sweet Region

Looks like another stone house with a garden, but it's actually the catholic chapel of St. Paul on Kokkinaki St., very close to the metro station of Kifissia. (Walking Athens / Route 19, Kifissia)

Looks like another stone house with a garden, but it's actually the catholic chapel of St. Paul on Kokkinaki St., very close to the metro station of Kifissia.

Metamorfosi tou Sotiros Church was built in 1936. (Walking Athens - Route 19 / Kifissia)

Metamorfosi tou Sotiros Church was built in (Walking Athens - Route 19 / Kifissia)

Kifissia is an area with an overwhelming amount of green, there’s not a single street without at least one decades-old tree lending us its shadow. (Walking Athens / Route 19, Kifissia)

Kifissia is an area with an overwhelming amount of green, there’s not a single street without at least one decades-old tree lending us its shadow.

Glosus humanus (L., 1758), το ισοκάρδιο, από την υδροβιολογική συλλογή του Μουσείου Γουλανδρή Φυσικής Ιστορίας - Glosus humanus (L., 1758), from the marine biology collection of the Goulandris Natural History Museum Creator : Μουσείο Γουλανδρή Φυσικής Ιστορίας - Goulandris Natural History Museum

Glosus humanus (L., 1758), το ισοκάρδιο, από την υδροβιολογική συλλογή του Μουσείου Γουλανδρή Φυσικής Ιστορίας - Glosus humanus (L., 1758), from the marine biology collection of the Goulandris Natural History Museum Creator : Μουσείο Γουλανδρή Φυσικής Ιστορίας - Goulandris Natural History Museum

Agios Georgios on Tatoiou Avenue. (Walking Athens, Route 19 - Kifissia)

Agios Georgios on Tatoiou Avenue.

As you walk through Tatoiou St. you meet a number of manors of imposing architecture and size. (Walking Athens / Route 19, Kifissia)

As you walk through Tatoiou St. you meet a number of manors of imposing architecture and size.

GAIA is the new addition to the Natural History Museum and although the building is new its style follows the 'Kifissian' architecture. (Walking Athens, Route 19 - Kifissia)

GAIA is the new addition to the Natural History Museum and although the building is new its style follows the 'Kifissian' architecture. (Walking Athens, Route 19 - Kifissia)

This neglected small house belonged to Pavlos Melas, one of the greatest figures of the Macedonian Struggle. (Walking Athens, Route 19 - Kifissia)

This neglected small house belonged to Pavlos Melas, one of the greatest figures of the Macedonian Struggle.

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