Athens Travel Guide

  • Athens is the capital city of Greece with a metropolitan population of 3.7 million inhabitants. It's in numerous ways the birthplace of Classical Greece, and therefore of Western civilization. Athens is situated in the prefecture of Attica and extends to the peninsula that reaches as much as Central...



  • Acropolis of Athens
    Acropolis of Athens

    The Acropolis of Athens is the best known acropolis (Gr. akros, akron, edge, extremity + polis, city, pl. acropoleis) in...
  • National Archaeological Museum
    National Archaeological Museum

    The National Archaeological Museum is the largest museum in Greece and one of the world's great museums. Although its or...

City Stories

  • 5 Fun Facts About Athens

    Athens is one of the cities with the longest history in the world. Many important people wandered its streets through out time. It is really worth a visit, and to make it more fun here are some interesting facts about it. 1 [05-21-2014]