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Athens, the capital of Greece, is an ancient city going back to bibical times. Many ancient sights have been preserved and can be visited. Among them are the Roman Temple of Olympian Zeus and the Acropolis, Parthenon, the Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike and the Erechtheion, with its Porch of Maidens.

Don't miss Panathenian Stadium which was the site of the first modern Olympic Games in 1896. More modern places of interest include the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Parliament House on Constitution Square and the Presidential Palace.

More things to do in the Athens area.

While in Greece, take a cruise to Santorini, or Mykonos.

A seven day trip of the archaeological sites of the Greece mainland is also available.