Athens, the capital of Greece and once the heart of one of the most powerful empires. With a history spanning around 3,400 years, the city is still dominated by 5th-century BC landmarks and magnificent architecture including the world-famous ancient Acropolis and the hilltop citadel Parthenon temple. The Acropolis Museum, along with the National Archaeological Museum has an expansive collection of excavation pieces including well preserve sculptures, vases and jewellery and more artefacts from Ancient Greece. Wander through cobbled Grecian streets and sample local cuisine at one of the many traditional restaurants and bars.
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