Greece holidays in Athens

Athens advice and guide on what to see and what to do.

  • Capital Greece
  • Athens what to see
  • Acropolis of Athens
  • Parthenon Athens
  • Agora of Athens
  • National Archaeological Museum of Athens
  • Temple of Hephaestus Athens
  • Odeo of Herodes Atticus
  • Temple of Zeus Athens
  • Theater of Dionysus Athens
  • Stadio di Panathinaiko Athens
  • Plaka of Athens
  • Monastiraki Athens
  • Piazza Syntagma Athens
  • Athens pictures

Capital Greece

Athens is the capital of Hellenic Republic and it is the major cultural, economic, industrial and financial center of the Greece.

It is one of the oldest cities in the world and is known around the world for its history and for being the home of the Aristotle's high school and Plato's academy.

Athens what to see

Athens is a city rich in culture and boasts a historical and artistic heritage among the most beautiful in the world.

Let's find out together what to see in Athens and which ones are the greatest places of interest:

Athens nightlife

Acropolis of Athens

THEAcropolis of Athens is, for sure, the absolute first place that deserves the attention of tourist.

This is the biggest artistic and architectural complex of the Greek civilization and with its beautiful monuments it dominates the valley below from a rock spur.

Parthenon Athens

Il Parthenon and the lives dedicated to Goddess of Athens which rises onacropolis of Athens.

It is the most famous find ofAncient Greece and it is the best find ofclassical greek architecture.

Agora of Athens

THEAgora it was the hub of the commercial, administrative and political life of Athens.

At the time, within these ruins, men met for do business and to take political decisions of some relevance.

National Archaeological Museum of Athens

It is one of the 10 most important museums in the world for its size and for its incredible wealth of collections e historical finds.

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Il National Archaeological Museum of Athens retraces the history and and origins of this fantastic city and is divided into three sectors each of which hosts sculptures, pottery and much more.

Temple of Hephaestus Athens

Il Temple of Hephaestus is located just above theAgora of Athens and is one of the best preserved Doric temples in the world.

Also known as Theseion was, according to some nineteenth-century scholars, the burial temple of Theseus.

Odeo of Herodes Atticus

THEOdeo of Herodes Atticus is a very small theater located on the slope ofAcropolis of Athens.

This beautiful theater it was built starting from the year 161 dal Greek sophist and politician Herodes Atticus in memory of his wife.

Temple of Zeus Athens

Theater of Dionysus Athens

Stadio di Panathinaiko Athens

Plaka of Athens

Monastiraki Athens

Piazza Syntagma Athens

For the museum enthusiasts remember that ad Athens there are many and, in addition to the National archeologic museum, are worth a visit on
Benaki Museum, Museum of Cycladic Art, National Art Gallery, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus and National Historical Museum.

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Athens pictures

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