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What would a visit to Athens be without going to the Acropolis to see the Parthenon? And still people ask me why the Parthenon is so important. Its because it was the most perfect building built by the world's most advanced civilization and even though...More
We were interested in the ruins and seen a lot of them. We walked a lot and climbed a lot.....with our tour company taxis were not an option. Make sure to check that out and KNOW that it's a LOT of climbing steps for just...More
Lets be honest, this is the major attraction in Athens. Despite ongoing restoration efforts, you will enjoy the impressive design and history.
Your fellow visitors WILL annoy you, guaranteed. Selfie sticks,poor situational awareness pushing, slippery smooth steps and rude staff combine for a dangerous mix....More
This is the most prominent symbol of Classic Greece. Built over the ashes left by the Persians, when they sacked and burnt the Acropolis, with the money from the Delos league (money was contributed from all over Ancient Greece, including Sparta, to build a navy)...More
The Parthenon is the iconic symbol of Athens sat on top of the hill in the Acropolis. It is a must see in Athens and it is well worth the long trek up the hill to see up close. Getting into the Parthenon was a...More