The Acropolis of Athens (Ancient Greek: Ἀκρόπολις) is an ancient citadel located on an extremely rocky outcrop above the city of Athens and contains the remains of several ancient buildings of great historic and architectural significance, the most famous being the Parthenon.  While there is evidence that the hill was inhabited as far back as the fourth millennium BC, it was Pericles (c. 495 – 429 BC) in the fifth century BC who coordinated the construction of the site's most important…

Greece Travel Inspiration - The Parthenon and the other roughly temples have been either carefully restored or precisely copied and reassembled.

Κολοκυθοκεφτέδες με πατάτα, ψητοί στο φούρνο

Κολοκυθοκεφτέδες με πατάτα, ψητοί στο φούρνο

Parthenon, Athens. Yes, those rocks are slippery.

Acropolis, Athens - atmospheric photo by tBoH - it seems slightly fantastical with the swirling rock formation but it is actually like this and quite slippery to walk over on the approach to the Parthenon (on the right) Erechteion (left).

15 256-kastoria-dimitris-smixiotis-locals-culture εκδρομη καστορια

15 256-kastoria-dimitris-smixiotis-locals-culture εκδρομη καστορια

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