Athens the birthplace of democracy

Athens, the heart of ancient Greeks and the modern capital of the country, is a large cosmopolitan metropolis, being the economic, financial, industrial, maritime, political and cultural core of Greece.

The birthplace of democracy, Western philosophy, and literature, the Olympic Games, mathematical principles and theatre, Athens is an idyllic place of relaxation and perfect for unleashing yourself into an amazing explorative journey. Built on seven historic hills (Acropolis, Areopagus, Philopappus Hill, Hill of the Nymphs, Pnyx, Mount Lycabettus, and Mount Anchesmos) and enclosed within striking mountains, Athens offers endless possibilities of entertaining yourself. Blessed with an impressive historical and cultural luggage, the old city impresses with a unique combination of historical and contemporary architecture, illustrating millennia of diverse architectural styles.

Greek Presidential Guard Athens

Interesting facts about Athens

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Athens Acropolis

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Athens Night life

Night Life

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Athens Market

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Athens Limanaki Beach


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Astir Beach Athens


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