Located outside of the city centre nearby the port town of Piraeus.
Piraeus has been used as a port since ancient times due to its geographical shape. It is also considered to be the largest natural harbor in Europe. Its docks have seen and been touched by all eras of Greek history. Piraeus has become the largest commercial center of the Greek economy. Piraeus over the centuries has witnessed the absolute peak and the ultimate decline. Its history dates back to prehistoric times, when it was an island separated from the rest of Attiki.