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Ioannis
Ioannis
September 05, 2019
Επιβάλλεται να επισκεφθείτε αυτόν τον μοναδικό υπέροχο αρχαιολογικό χώρο !
Dimos
Dimos
September 21, 2019
The largest and finest sanctuary of ancient Athens, dedicated primarily to its patron, the goddess Athena, dominates the center of the modern city from rocky crag known as the Acropolis. The most celebrated myths of ancient Athens, its greatest religious festivals, the earliest cults and several…
Δημήτριος
Δημήτριος
October 12, 2019
The word acropolis literally means in Greek "upper city," and though associated primarily with the Greek cities Athens, Argos (with Larissa), Thebes (with Cadmea), and Corinth (with its Acrocorinth), may be applied generically to all such citadels, including Rome, Jerusalem, Celtic Bratislava, many…
Georgia
Georgia
October 25, 2019
The top one monument that you must visit!
George
George
October 03, 2019
An outstanding monument. Great architecture.
Petros-Falia
Petros-Falia
October 11, 2019
The Acropolis is the symbol of Athens, the sacred rock, linking the fabulous ancient civilization with the modern city.
Alexandros
Alexandros
September 07, 2019
The Acropolis of Athens is an ancient citadel located on a rocky outcrop above the city of Athens and contains the remains of several ancient buildings of great architectural and historic significance, the most famous being the Parthenon. The word acropolis is from the Greek words akron, "highest…

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“Beautiful public park in the centre of Athens, great way to walk between places and take in the scenery. ”
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History Museum
“The history of Greece. Great building, great museum, with ancient greek treasures. The neighborhood is not very safe.”
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Track Stadium
“One of the main historic attractions of Athens, it is the only stadium in the world built entirely of marble. A stadium was built on the site of a simple racecourse by the Athenian statesman Lykourgos (Lycurgus) c. 330 BC, primarily for the Panathenaic Games.”
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Historic Site
“1000 metres from the flat one can visit the temple of Olympian Zeus, a former colossal temple at the centre of Athens. It is also known as the Columns of Olympian Zeus and it is built 500 metres south-east of the Acropolis. During the Roman period the temple -that included 104 colossal columns- was renowned as the largest temple in Greece and housed one of the largest cult statues in the ancient world.”
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Athens, 105 58
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