Filled with romance, history and mythology, Athens (Athens) is a charming town, bustling cafes of outdoor pedestrian streets, ancient tapestry of urban nooks and his fair share of urban eccentricity. If you know the real, inner nature of Athens, you'll enjoy one of the most attractive and wonderful European cities.
Acropolis in Athens is the most famous architectural site in Greece
Athens Acropolis dates back to the Mycenaean Age (XIII-XII century BC), it was considered that it was situated the palace of King Kekrop (founder and first king of Athens) and the seats of cults to carry out gods-patrons. Since the end of Hv.pr.Hr. highest plateau was transformed into a sacred city and retained only for the sanctuaries where they were built many temples of the goddess Athena. In 480 B.C. hill was burned by the Persian army led by Xerxes.