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Visiting the Acropolis Museum in Athens, Greece

If you get the opportunity to visit the Acropolis in Athens, Greece, I highly recommend you also visit the nearby new Acropolis Museum. While the Acropolis itself is just a shell of its once glorious past, all its treasures are now painstakingly displayed in its namesake museum. Surprisingly, if you visited the museum in the… Continue reading Visiting the Acropolis Museum in Athens, Greece

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Journey to the Acropolis and Parthenon in Athens, Greece

One of the sights I was most excited to see in Athens was the Acropolis and the Parthenon because of how well-preserved it is. It's also a UNESCO World Heritage Site that's "survived for almost twenty-five centuries". Now that's a definite must see! The Parthenon can be seen from many points in Athens since it's… Continue reading Journey to the Acropolis and Parthenon in Athens, Greece

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Best panoramic views of Athens: New National Library of Greece

The new building for the National Library of Greece just opened a couple of years ago, and I was lucky enough to stumble upon it on my recent trip to Greece! Our hotel was about a 10 minute walk from here, and we could see this interestingly-shaped building in the distance, so we decided to… Continue reading Best panoramic views of Athens: New National Library of Greece