Don't Miss These Must-Do Activities in Athens
Few places on earth are more enchanting than Athens, the capital city of Greece. As one of the oldest continuously-inhabited cities in the world, there's no shortage of historic sites to visit in what’s considered the birthplace of Western civilization. Here, you’ll find a plethora of monuments from ancient times, including the world-famous Acropolis. However, it’s not all archaeology and antiquity; Athens is, in many ways, a very modern city, especially since the extensive revamps that led up to the Summer Olympics in 2004. See below for some of the best ways to experience Athens and its surroundings.