Athens, Plaka - Anafiotika - JUL. 2011 CONTEST

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Anafiotika is a tiny picturesque district of Athens, is perched on the north side of the Acropolis. Created during the reign of king Otto settled in the area where workers from Anafi, who came to Athens to work as masons in the construction of the palace of Otto. The district was built in the style of the Cycladic settlements and still maintain the light color of the island. It is quite small cubic houses, narrow streets, often resulting in several steps and climbing flowers like bougainvillea. Anafiotika are considered as the north-eastern extension of Plaka.

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Oliver Švob on March 11

Nice one!

<3 & L

All best!

Christos Theodorou on March 11

Oliver Švob - Many thanks for your visit and comments – Best regards from Athens

Anna Skon. (ARS) on March 23

Uroczo!

Christos Theodorou on March 23

Anna Skon. (ARS) - Many thanks for your visit and comments – Best regards from Athens

Geralt Rzeźnik on April 6

Very nice composition and beautiful colors. Greetings, Marcin.

Christos Theodorou on April 6

Geralt Rzeźnik - Many thanks for your visit and comments – Best regards from Athens

Hi Christos Theodorou. Wonderful shot. LIKE & Y☆. Greetings, Tone

Christos Theodorou 4 days ago

TonyWalker Studio4t1 - Many thanks for your visit and comments – Best regards from Athens

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  • Uploaded on June 2, 2011
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    by Christos Theodorou
    • Camera: SONY DSLR-A350
    • Taken on 2011/04/21 19:40:13
    • Exposure: 0.025s (1/40)
    • Focal Length: 55.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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