Piraeus pronounced Pireas is located southwest from Athens center and lies along the Saronic Gulf. The city provides a wide variety of entertainment as its famous for its traditional Greek tavernas and restaurants, especially in the districts of Piraiki and Mikrolimano. The open air Veakeio Theater in kastella is a popular destination during the summer because it host concerts and music bands along with the Municipal Theater in the center of town , popular for its theatrical performances. Plenty of cafe and bars exist in Marina zeas district where someone can enjoy a drink or a meal along the coast. Piraeus is marked by the diversity of cultyre among its neighbourhoods and is the center of Greek and international shipping industry as major shipping conventions are being organised.