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Athens, nowadays is a city that succeeds to remain unforgettable to its visitor. It is more than a popular travel destination, it is a life experience for millions of people around the world.
As the proud capitol of Greece, the city area of Athens, hosts close to half of the entire country's population within numerous and colorful neighborhoods. Each of these areas have their own character and points of interest!
Athens - the city with the greatest history in Europe could only be full of buildings that symbolize and indisputably attest to its course throughout time. Since Athens has already covered a long historical distance, it regularly enjoys the respect of the the entire world.
It would not be an overstatement if we said that all of Athens is a vast outdoor museum. Besides every day the archaeological mattock razes bring to light hundreds of findings of great cultural value.
Athens is one of the oldest cities in Europe and the world. The city has been continuously inhabited for at least 5,000 years and counts as the cultural cradle of Western civilization.
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When recalling the Athens of many years ago, we remember a less outlandish manner of the life led then. The change in this situation can only be positive from a gastronomic point of view.
Athens by night is something that has made the city famous for many decades. For someone to be able to state that they know about going out in Athens, they must have visited dozens of the most well known venues in the valley and surrounding areas.
Like all major metropolitan areas, the City of Athens has much to offer visitors in the way of shopping. We panelled Greek consumers to discover their preferences and experiences with the international chains that operate in the country in recent years.
Taking care of oneself has become somewhat of a priority in Athens – a city that not only followed the trends of all other major metropolitan areas but might have possibly surpassed many of them.
The Greek heritage of the arts is as huge as the one of the civilization that was based on Democracy. Therefore, it is expected that the Athens of the 21st century preserved this tradition.
Want to have fun? The cinema's and fun parks of Athens are definitely the places to check out when you just want to get away from it all.
With a population of over 5 million people and a 7,000 year history, Athens is a famous city, from the ancient to the modern times, for being the hostess to various spiritual celebrations, initations, music and religious festivals.
In the country that gave birth to the Olympic Games, there are a large number of stadiums, athletic clubs, training centers and sports courts - many of which host major international athletic events.
Athens is a city of great outdoors with many activities and opportunities to enjoy nature and wildlife in a mild Mediterranean climate. It may be the only capital in Europe that swimming or just relaxing in an idyllic seaside location is possible under a 20-minute drive from the city center, while the mountains that frame Athens provide the grounds for a number of sporting activities.