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  • The ancient burial place Kerameikos
    If you are at Athens, visit the Kerameikos, the ancient burial place of Athens. It is situated north east of the Acropolis. Some findings are also to see in the Kerameikos museum, the bigger part is shown at the national Museum. [...]
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  • City Park
    This is a great park in the center of Athens there is a fun Park that lets you get away from the chaotic city for a while. It's good to know that the park turns into a homosexual's hang out at night, so don't visit the place after 7pm if [...]
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  • What you can see at the birthplace of democracy
    Visit the museums of Athens in the lunch time, because the heat is at it´s maxmium during that time. PLan to visit all the other ancient buildings in the afternoon, but take a look at the opening times. [...]
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  • Guard change attraction at the Parliament
    If you are in Athens and you have a little time, go to the Parliament and watch the guard change. This happens in every hour if I remember well. [...]
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  • Dont talk to guys standing in front of restaurants
    Dont let yourself be torned in a restaurant by these guys, standing in front of restaurants. If you start to talk to them, you wont be able to get rid of them again. Just take yourself a look at the restaurant you want to go to. [...]
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  • Bring water with you to the Parthenon
    Athens is extremely hot, so make sure that you always have enough to drink with you. Especially when you are climbing up to the Parthenon. [...]
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Athens Sights

Hadrian’s Arch   Famously built by the Roman emperor Hadrian, hence the name, to separate the ancient Athens and modern Roman city. Temple of the Olympian Zeus   This was built a hundred years before Acropolis was built.  To this day, only the columns are left but tourists get to have the chance of touching the columns.  Theater of Dionysus   Location is just below Acropolis.  This was built back in the 8th century and was an open amphitheater where dramas written by the famous Sophocles, Euripides, and Aristophanes were performed in front of thousands of people. Theater of Herodes Atticus   This is located right beside The [...]
 
 
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  • $735Lufthansa flight Lufthansa 
    FromToDepartureTime
    Houston, TX (IAH)Athens, GR (ATH)10/05/201604:25 pm
    Athens, GR (ATH)Houston, TX (IAH)10/19/201601:10 pm
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  • $907Aeroflot flight Aeroflot 
    FromToDepartureTime
    Los Angeles, CA (LAX)Athens, GR (ATH)09/02/201604:55 pm
    Athens, GR (ATH)Los Angeles, CA (LAX)09/17/201601:30 pm
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  • $964Thy Turkish Airlines flight Thy Turkish Airlines 
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    Tampa, FL (TPA)Athens, GR (ATH)10/12/201606:00 am
    Athens, GR (ATH)Tampa, FL (TPA)10/26/201610:25 pm
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