Where is Peristeri Located?
The city of Peristeri has about 350,000 inhabitants, on a surface of about 10 km2. Peristeri is thus the fourth largest city in Greece. It is also the largest city in the country that has no university. Despite the size of the city, it seems much quieter here than in Athens.
Peristeri is located on the edge of the capital, about 8 km from the centre of Athens. Peristeri has been connected to the Athens Metronet since 2004. The transport economic Infrastructure can Peristeri, despite the considerable Increase in real estate prices, to develop increasingly a Commuter suburb of The most popular square of the city is the Bournasi square, one of the largest and most popular entertainment district, on the southern edge of Athens. Every evening, many Greeks of all ages meet here for a coffee or a Drink. The main streets are Kennedy street and the Thívon-street. Here you will find all your heart desires.
What Country is Peristeri in?
During the 2004 Olympic Games, Peristeri was the venue for the Faust competitions. The Peristeri Olympic Boxing Hall was built especially for the Olympics. It offers space for about 8,000 spectators. It is approximately 18 km from the Olympic Village.
The most well-known Buerger of the city is Grigoris Bithikotsis ( 11.12.1922-07.04.2005). He was one of the most important Greek singers of the 20th century. He was born from a poor district of Athens, the son of a family of many people. He taught himself to play Bouzouki. In the 1950s, he gained great popularity in Greece. Later he worked with Mikis Theodorakis, Nana Mouskouri. To 80. In his honour, on his 80th birthday in 2002, a large concert was held in Athens, where the most important Greek singers performed. In Germany his records have not appeared. Thousands of people participated in his state funeral in April 2004.