Agras St. where Athens Green Apartments are located is next to the Panathenaic Stadium
Panathenaic Stadium is at the district of Pangrati and Mets east of the National Gardens and the Zappeion Exhibition Hall, between the twin pine-covered hills of Ardettos and Agra. Up to the 1950s, the Ilissos River (now covered by, and flowing underneath,) ran in front of the stadium's entrance, and the spring of Kallirrhoe, the sanctuary of Pankrates (a local hero) and the Cynosarges public gymnasium were nearby.
The Fokianos sports facility lies across Vasileos Konstantinou Avenue, and adjacent to it are located the Athens tennis club, the Ethnikos athletics track, the Federation swimming pool, the remnants of the Temple of Olympian Zeus
, and Hadrian's Gate
. Until the late 19th century and the containment of the Ilissos riverbed, the area was reedy and often flooded, and was called the "Vatrahonisi" (Frog Island).
One can walk to all those nearby attractions and within 200 m from Agras St can find one of the best Athens Restaurands Spondi
which has the most gourmet cuisine of all the restaurants in the city and has voted for it since 2001!
In the nearby Varnava Sq one can find small Greek Cuisine restaurants and the known Athens Susi bar www.thesushibar.gr
Walking down Vasileos Konstantinou Avenue and then turning on Sigrou Av. We go directly to Areopagitou st to the Acropolis museum www.theacropolismuseum.gr
and the Acropolis
Greek National Gardens and the Zapeiom megaron were all the historic Greek treaties were signed is next to Vasileos Konstantinou Avenue 300 m from the apartments
A walk through the gardens is a must to Athens visitor,starting from Athens Green Apartments at Agras St and Ending to the Greek Parliament and Sindagma Squere the Center of Athens