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Acropolis of Athens

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Vagia-Alexandra
Vagia-Alexandra
November 24, 2019
Acropolis means 'high city' in Greek. The hill where Grerk Athenians built their important temples and where the people could retreat to if under attack. The most famous acropolis is the one in Athens. ... This temple was built for the goddess Athena.
Alexandros
Alexandros
September 7, 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…
Anastasios
Anastasios
January 5, 2020
The Ancient Temple of Athens at Acropolis hill, the Holy place of Ancient Greek of Athens.
Gavriela
Gavriela
November 18, 2019
Η Ακρόπολη Αθηνών είναι βραχώδης λόφος ύψους 156 μ. από την επιφάνεια της θάλασσας και 70 μ. περίπου από το επίπεδο της πόλης της Αθήνας. Η κορυφή του έχει σχήμα τραπεζοειδές μήκους 300 μ. και μέγιστου πλάτους 150 μ. Ο λόφος είναι απρόσιτος απ’ όλες τις πλευρές εκτός της δυτικής, όπου και βρίσκεται…
Ioannis
Ioannis
September 5, 2019
Επιβάλλεται να επισκεφθείτε αυτόν τον μοναδικό υπέροχο αρχαιολογικό χώρο !
Leonidas
Leonidas
January 8, 2020
The Acropolis of Athens, the so-called "sacred rock", is the most important archaeological site in Greece and is located on a hill in the center of today's Athens. There are three ancient temples in the Acropolis, the Parthenon, the Erechtheion, and the Temple of Apollo Nike. There is also the…
Maria
Maria
December 12, 2019
it is in the center & you will be abletoenjoy the Monument as well as many restaurants & cafes' in that same area, therefore it can whole day nicely spent
Dima
Dima
December 10, 2019
You cant come to Athens and not visit Acropolis that simple.
Filio
Filio
November 14, 2019
Απο τα πιο ιστορικα και σημαντικα μνημεια των Ελληνων.

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“The first Modern Olympic Games were held there making the stadium a monument of significant importance. It is the only stadium in the world made from white marble and has a capacity of 60.000 spectators.”
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Athens, 105 58
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