Neos Kosmos, Athens

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For the Greek influenced newspaper in Australia, see Neos Kosmos (newspaper)
Neos Kosmos, Athens
Neighborhood of Athens, Greece
Scene of Neos Kosmos, Athens, Greece
Scene of Neos Kosmos, Athens, Greece
Neos Kosmos is located in Athens
Neos Kosmos
Neos Kosmos
Location of Neos Kosmos in central Athens

Neos Kosmos (Greek: Νέος Κόσμος, meaning New World) is a neighborhood in the city of Athens, Greece.

Geography[edit]

Neos Kosmos is south of the historic centre of the city. Andrea Syngrou Avenue is one of the main roads of Neos Kosmos.

Buildings along roadway in Neos Kosmos

History[edit]

In classical antiquity, the area of Neos Kosmos may have been the location of the gymnasium Cynosarges.

The Ascension church in Neos Kosmos

Public Transportation[edit]

Subway[edit]

Neos Kosmos has two Attiko Metro subway stations, Neos Kosmos and Agios Ioannis.

Tram[edit]

Neos Kosmos is also served by the Athens Tram.

References[edit]

Coordinates: 37°57′32″N 23°43′37″E / 37.959°N 23.727°E / 37.959; 23.727