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Athens

2014-07-14 - 2014-07-158 Episodes
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Athens. The city with the most glorious history in the world, a city worshipped by gods and people, a magical city. The enchanting capital of Greece has always been a birthplace for civilization. It is the city where democracy was born and most of the wise men of ancient times. The most important civilization of ancient world flourished in Athens and relives through some of the world's most formidable edifices.

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Day 12014/07/14

Εθνικός Κήπος (National Garden) Attica, Greece

Εθνικός Κήπος (National Garden)(アッティカ, ギリシャ)|Athens(Sergii Burmaさん)

The National Garden is a public park of 15.5 hectares (38 acres) in the center of the Greek capital, Athens. It is located directly behind the Greek Parliament building (The Old Palace) and continues to the South to the area where the Zappeion is located, across from the Panathenaiko or Kalimarmaro Olympic Stadium of the 1896 Olympic Games. The Garden also encloses some ancient ruins, tambourines and Corinthian capitals of columns, mosaics, and other features. On the Southeast side are the busts of Ioannis Kapodistrias, the first governor of Greece, and of the Philhellene Jean-Gabriel Eynard. On the South side are the busts of the celebrated Greek poets Dionysios Solomos, author of the Greek National Hymn, and Aristotelis Valaoritis.

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Ακρόπολη Αθηνών (Acropolis of Athens) Attica, Greece

アテナイのアクロポリス(Ακρόπολη Αθηνών (Acropolis of Athens))(アッティカ, ギリシャ)|Athens(Sergii Burmaさん)

The Parthenon is a temple on the Athenian Acropolis, Greece, dedicated to the goddess Athena, whom the people of Athens considered their patron. Construction began in 447 BC when the Athenian Empire was at the height of its power. It was completed in 438 BC although decoration of the building continued until 432 BC. It is the most important surviving building of Classical Greece, generally considered the zenith of the Doric order. Its decorative sculptures are considered some of the high points of Greek art.

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Ρωμαϊκή Αγορά (Roman Agora) Attica, Greece

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The Ancient Agora of Classical Athens is the best-known example of an ancient Greek agora, located to the northwest of the Acropolis and bounded on the south by the hill of the Areopagus and on the west by the hill known as the Kolonus Agoraios, also called Market Hill.

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Ακρόπολη Αθηνών (Acropolis of Athens) Attica, Greece

アテナイのアクロポリス(Ακρόπολη Αθηνών (Acropolis of Athens))(アッティカ, ギリシャ)|Athens(Sergii Burmaさん) - 02

The Theatre of Dionysus Eleuthereus is a major open-air theatre and one of the earliest preserved in Athens. It was used for festivals in honor of the god Dionysus. Greek theaters in antiquity were in many instances of huge proportions but, under ideal conditions of occupancy and weather, the acoustical properties approach perfection by modern test.

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Ακρόπολη Αθηνών (Acropolis of Athens) Attica, Greece

アテナイのアクロポリス(Ακρόπολη Αθηνών (Acropolis of Athens))(アッティカ, ギリシャ)|Athens(Sergii Burmaさん) - 03

Panorama City. Athens, the capital and largest city of Greece, dominates the Attica periphery: as one of the world's oldest cities, its recorded history spans at least 3,000 years.

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Ναός Ηφαίστου (Temple of Hephaistos) Attica, Greece

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The Temple of Hephaestus or Hephaisteion or earlier as the Theseion, is a well-preserved Greek temple; it remains standing largely as built. It is a Doric peripteral temple, and is located at the north-west side of the Agora of Athens, on top of the Agoraios Kolonos hill. From the 7th century until 1834, it served as the Greek Orthodox church of St. George Akamates.

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Day 22014/07/15

Ναός Ολυμπίου Διός (Temple Of Olympian Zeus) Attica, Greece

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he Temple of Olympian Zeus (Greek: Ναὸς τοῦ Ὀλυμπίου Διός, Naos tou Olympiou Dios), also known as the Olympieion or Columns of the Olympian Zeus, is a colossal ruined temple in the centre of the Greek capital Athens that was dedicated to Zeus, king of the Olympian gods.

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Ναός Ολυμπίου Διός (Temple Of Olympian Zeus) Attica, Greece

Ναός Ολυμπίου Διός (Temple Of Olympian Zeus)(アッティカ, ギリシャ)|Athens(Sergii Burmaさん) - 02

Construction began in the 6th century BC during the rule of the Athenian tyrants, who envisaged building the greatest temple in the ancient world, but it was not completed until the reign of the Roman Emperor Hadrian in the 2nd century AD some 638 years after the project had begun. During the Roman periods it was renowned as the largest temple in Greece and housed one of the largest cult statues in the ancient world.

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