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Stepping back in time at a traditional barbershop in Athens, Greece

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'Old-style' scissors and razor blades lie on the bench lie on a self at the traditional barbershop '1900' in Athens, Greece, Dec. 21.

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Interior view of the traditional barbershop '1900' in Athens, Greece, Dec. 21.

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A costumer gets a haircut in the traditional barbershop '1900' in Athens, Greece, Dec.21. Traditional lifestyle is experiencing a revival in Greece, during a period of difficult debate over public spending cuts.

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Interior view of the traditional barbershop '1900' in Athens, Greece, Dec. 21.

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Old encyclopedias on a shelf at the traditional barbershop '1900' in Athens, Greece, Dec. 21.

I couldn't find a story about this resurgence of traditional lifestyles in Greece, but looking at these photos, I can imagine it must feel like stepping back in time to get a haircut and a shave here. This would also make a wonderful set for a filming a period movie.