The Cradle of Western Civilization, the city where democracy was born and one of the world`s oldest cities, It was home of Plato`s Academy and Aristotle`s Lyceum. Athens is home to two UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the Acropolis of Athens and the medieval Daphni Monastery. A walk around the famous historic triangle (Plaka, Thission, Psyri) the old neighborhoods, reveal the coexistence of different eras; old mansions, well-preserved ones and other worn down by time; luxurious department stores and small intimate shops, fancy restaurants and traditional taverns.
For an in-depth visit of this incredible city, give yourself at least 6 nights!
Acropolis, Parthenon, Temple of Nike, Hadrian`s Gate, National Archaeological Museum, Greek Ancient Art Museum, Byzantine Museum, Temple of Poseidon, The Plaka, Syntagma Square, House of Parliament and so much more!
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