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4.4/5.0 (41 reviews)
Hellenic Language School Alexander the Great, Athens

Located in the center of Athens, in a student area, next to the Park of Pedion Areos, the Athens University of Economics and Business, the Victoria Square and the Exarchia Square, a lively... More

Quality of teaching:4.6/5.0
Social activity and excursion program:4.1/5.0
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Athens: Athens is named after Athena, the goddess of wisdom, who according to legend, won the city after defeating Poseidon in a duel. Athens, a metropolis of four million people, has an appealing village-like quality which becomes evident in the cafés, tavernas, markets and the maze of streets around the Pláka. The city has the finest restaurants and the most varied nightlife in the country and remains a major European centre of culture, celebrated each year at the Athens Festival.

Key Facts about Athens

Population: 665,000 Inhabitants

Elevation: 70 m. above sea level

Time Zone: +12h. (GMT +2)

Region: Attica,

Currency: EUR (1 EUR = 1.2249 USD)

Name of City in Greek: Αθήνα

Athens Quality of Life Rating:
4.4/5.0  (41 reviews by our former students)

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Arrival Airport

Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International (ATH) - 20 km. from Athens city center

Public transportation to city center:

Every 15 minutes, 6,00 €, 110 minutes.

Main stops: Athens Airport, Panagitsa, Plampelokipon, Rigillis, Starting point – Constitution, Academy, Concord, University, Egypt

Every 30 minutes, 10,00 €, 40 minutes.

Main stops: Doukissis Plakentias, Katehaki, Syntagma , Monastiraki, Omonia, Victoria

Direct international flights from:
  • United Kingdom: Birmingham, Edinburgh, London Gatwick, London Heathrow, London Stansted, Manchester
  • Ireland: Dublin
  • USA: New York John F. Kennedy, New York Newark, Philadelphia International
  • Canada: Toronto Pearson International
  • Weather in Athens

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    57.2 °F57.2 °F57.2 °F59 °F64.4 °F71.6 °F75.2 °F75.2 °F73.4 °F69.8 °F66.2 °F60.8 °F

    Events in AthensBest time to take a language course in Athens


    Athens and Epidavros Festival
    Athens and Epidavros Festival

    29 Jun. 2018 - 30 Jun. 2018Music, theatre, dance and cultural events. This annual summer festival hosts artists from around the globe and many of the performances take place in the ancient amphitheatres of Athens: the Epidaurus and the Herodeon.

    What to do in Athens

    Arch of Hadrian
    Arch of Hadrian
    Odeon of Herodes Atticus
    Odeon of Herodes Atticus
    Panathenaic Stadium
    Panathenaic Stadium
    Mount Lycabettus
    Mount Lycabettus

    Map with location of Greek schools in Athens

    Public transportation in Athens

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