Athens, Greece

Athens is the city that brought the world Democracy, Philosophy, Theater, and the first Academy of Arts and Sciences.There can be no objective description for Athens— only subjective impressions, as the multi-faceted city manifests itself differently to each visitor or citizen - Copyright © wondergreece.gr
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Filopappou Hill | It is said that the Athenians were thinking to build the Acropolis here at first but, eventually, the opposite rock was preferred and therefore the hill made do with the privilege of the exceptional panoramic view and the monument in honor of the benefactor of the city, Gaius Julius Antiochus Filopappos. - Copyright © wondergreece.gr

Filopappou Hill | It is said that the Athenians were thinking to build the Acropolis here at first but, eventually, the opposite rock was preferred and therefore the hill made do with the privilege of the exceptional panoramic view and the monument in honor of the benefactor of the city, Gaius Julius Antiochus Filopappos. - Copyright © wondergreece.gr

Athens , Greece

Athens , Greece

Yiasemi | Plaka

Yiasemi | Plaka

Syntagma Square and the Hellenic Parliament | tribute to the Fallen of wars and is guarded throughout the day by the soldiers of the Presidential Guard, Evzones. They stand still dressed in the traditional costume of Tsolias and the change of guard takes place with a special ritual every hour. - Copyright © wondergreece.gr

Syntagma Square and the Hellenic Parliament | tribute to the Fallen of wars and is guarded throughout the day by the soldiers of the Presidential Guard, Evzones. They stand still dressed in the traditional costume of Tsolias and the change of guard takes place with a special ritual every hour. - Copyright © wondergreece.gr

Athens is still a beautiful city - Copyright © wondergreece.gr

Athens is still a beautiful city - Copyright © wondergreece.gr

The magnificent Zappeio Mansion, a donation of Evangelos and Konstantinos Zappas from Epirus, was completed in 1888 and has since been linked to important events and competitions. - Copyright © wondergreece.gr

The magnificent Zappeio Mansion, a donation of Evangelos and Konstantinos Zappas from Epirus, was completed in 1888 and has since been linked to important events and competitions. - Copyright © wondergreece.gr

The National Archeological Museum due to its remarkable exhibits can carry away even those who do not like visiting museums. - Copyright © wondergreece.gr

The National Archeological Museum due to its remarkable exhibits can carry away even those who do not like visiting museums. - Copyright © wondergreece.gr

Neoclassic architecture

Neoclassic architecture

Roman Agora and the Clock tower of Kyristos | It could be characterized as the first trading center of antiquity and is a remnant of the Roman period of the city - Copyright © wondergreece.gr

Roman Agora and the Clock tower of Kyristos | It could be characterized as the first trading center of antiquity and is a remnant of the Roman period of the city - Copyright © wondergreece.gr

Odeon of Herodes Atticus | It was built in 161 AD by Herodes Atticus, an Athenian citizen of Roman ancestry, a Philhellenist and votary of the arts, to honor the memory of his wife, AniaRigilli. - Copyright © wondergreece.gr

Odeon of Herodes Atticus | It was built in 161 AD by Herodes Atticus, an Athenian citizen of Roman ancestry, a Philhellenist and votary of the arts, to honor the memory of his wife, AniaRigilli. - Copyright © wondergreece.gr

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