Athens - more than just monuments

a city that not only takes you deep into history, but also pulsates with the energy of modernity. This Greek metropolis, full of contrasts and rich in heritage, is one of the most fascinating places in the world. In Athens, you can immerse yourself in antiquity by walking among the relics of the past. The Acropolis, rising majestically above the city, houses treasures such as the Parthenon and the Erechtheion that will take your breath away. You can admire ancient sculptures that tell a beautiful story.

However, Athens is not only monuments, but also a vibrant cultural scene. A visit to the National Archaeological Museum will allow you to delve into the secrets of ancient Greece. You cannot also forget about Syntagma Square, where you can admire wonderful theater performances. Athens’ museums, art galleries and theaters offer an endless source of inspiration.

Walking through the streets of Athens you can feel the electric charm. From the traditional Plaka district with narrow streets, taverns and souvenir shops, to the fashionable Kolonaki district with designer boutiques and exclusive restaurants. Gazi and Psiri districts, which are bustling with nightlife.

When visiting Athens, you must also try authentic Greek cuisine. You can discover delicious flavors such as moussaka, souvlaki, tzatziki and spanakopita.

Outing center

Even though Athens is not a directly seaside city, it does offer several places worth visiting. An example of such a coast is the Athenian Riviera, a beautiful coast stretching south from Athens. You can find beautiful beaches and picturesque resorts there, such as Gryfada, Vouliagmeni and Sounion. You can also immerse yourself in the waters of the Aegean Sea and relax on the sandy beaches, enjoying the charms of the sunny coast.

Athens is the cradle of democracy and the center of ancient Greece. They are also a perfect base for exploring nearby places such as picturesque islands and beautiful beaches.

Made by  Aleksandra Łukasik

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