The flat is within walking distance of the centre of Athens. The National Gallery, Byzantine Museum and War Museum are only 5' on foot. The National Garden and Syntagma square and Plaka are 15'. There are lots of lovely cafes and restaurants, 2 open air cinemas and shops in the area, which is lively with students from the nearby universities. The area is safe and friendly and there are two farmers' markets on Fridays. It's also very close to bus stops to the beach and EvangelismosMetro station.