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Witness The Historical Imporantance Of Athens Along With Its Scenic Beauty

Posted on 06 March 2018 by admin (0)

Athens, it is the capital of Greece and known as the heart of Ancient Greece. Greece, which is known for its powerful empire and civilization. Once can still see the power of the ancient empire and civilization of the city, as it is still dominated by the architectures made in 5th-century BC. The landmark of Greece includes the Acropolis, which is a hilltop citadel top with old age buildings like the colonnaded Parthenon temple. The National Archaeological Museum, The Acropolis Museum, etc.

Have a look over the top spots of Athens

  • The Acropolis of Athens

It is the ancient citadel placed over the rocky projection above the city of Athens and it has the remains of many ancient buildings that are known for its great architect. The place has a huge historic significance and out of all the most famous here is the Parthenon. It is the former temple, on the Athenian Acropolis.


  • The Acropolis Museum


The museum is an archaeological museum, which focuses on the findings Acropolis of Athens of the archaeological site. The museum has every that was found on the rock as well as on the surrounding slopes. It preserves the traces from the Greek Bronze Age to Roman and Byzantine Greece.

  • The Odeon of Herodes Atticus

It is the stone theatre, which is located on the Acropolis of Athens southwest slope. This building belongs to 161 AD and has been renovated in 1950. It was built by Athenian magnate Herodes Atticus in 161 AD in the memory of his wife, Aspasia Annia Regilla. The theater is originally a steep-sloped theater and has a three-stories. The front wall and the wooden roof of theater is made of expensive cedar of Lebanon timber. The theater was used by emperors for music concerts.

  • Kerameikos

This is also known as Ceramicus. It is also an area of Athens, which is located in the northwest of the Acropolis.

The city Athens has huge historical importance and one can witness it here as why. In addition to historical sites, the city also has some stunning sight scenic beauty as well, which is pleasing and relaxing.