Parthenon, Greece - The Parthenon is a temple on the Athenian Acropolis dedicated to the Greek goddes athena.

ACROPOLIS Parthenon, Greece - The Parthenon is a temple on the Athenian Acropolis dedicated to the Greek goddes athena.

The Acropolis of Athens (Ancient Greek: Ἀκρόπολις) is an ancient citadel located on an extremely rocky outcrop above the city of Athens and contains the remains of several ancient buildings of great historic and architectural significance, the most famous being the Parthenon.  While there is evidence that the hill was inhabited as far back as the fourth millennium BC, it was Pericles (c. 495 – 429 BC) in the fifth century BC who coordinated the construction of the site's most important…

Greece Travel Inspiration - The Parthenon and the other roughly temples have been either carefully restored or precisely copied and reassembled.

The most celebrated example is the Caryatid Porch - of the Erechtheum w six figures (420 - 415 bc) on the Acopolis in Athens, Greece

The most celebrated example is the Caryatid Porch - of the Erechtheum w six figures - 415 bc) on the Acopolis in Athens, Greece

The plaka in Athens, with the Parthenon above

I dined many different nights along this magical path, dined one night on a roof top restaurant.

Famous ancient Porch of the Caryatids overlooking Athens, Greece   |   Amazing Photography Of Cities and Famous Landmarks From Around The World

Amazing Photography Of Cities and Famous Landmarks From Around The World

Famous ancient Porch of the Caryatids overlooking Athens, Greece - to stand next to this, is to step back in time.

Acropolis, Athens, Greece - so excited to be seeing this on my birthday!!

Acropolis, Athens, Greece One of the most breathtaking architectural feats I've ever seen.

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