OnceInALongWhile's Athens, Greece
Dionysiou Areopagitou Street
If you are in Athens for an extremely limited time, lets say, 6 hours, then this is the one place y...
Temple of Hephaestus
Agoraios Kolonos Hill
Most classical temples in Greece have sadly been vandalised and even today they are under-maintained...
This is where Poseidon and Athena fought for patronage of Athens. The design therefore unites separ...
Just a short walk down the path from the Acropolis, the Agora is a place one would want to visit aft...
Panathenaic Stadium (Panathinaiko Stadio)
Vassileos Konstantinou Avenue
Panathenaic is one of the world's oldest stadiums (if not THE oldest). If that's not enough to convi...
This is where you want to be in Athens. Not up-market like the Syntagma square (the seat of Governme...
Stoa of Attalos
This site is within the Agora. There are other sights in the Agora that seemed to be of greater sign...
The Acropolis Museum
Dionysiou Areopagitou 15
The (new) Acropolis Museum was built in response to accusations by the British that the Greeks do no...
It’s the single most important monument in Athens. If you don't visit the Parthenon while in Athens,...