Metro-Poli. (Re)discover Athens by walking through metro lines!

Metro-Poli is a series of walks along the metro lines intended to discover Athens from the perspective of local inhabitants; far from the tourist paths and closer to the roads the locals encounter on a daily basis.

The idea is based on the combination of Greek words: metro (μέτρο), which means a means of transport and also measurement unit, and poly (πολη), which means city. Metro-Poli is the idea of reconnected the two levels of Athens: observed during the metro ride and walks on the surface.

All in all, to create the alternative Athens guidebook, full of unknown places, described with the curiosity of the tourist and knowledge of the resident.

 

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