Athens’ landscape is so visually stunning, it’s easy to see why many people believed that it was blessed by the Greek gods. Surrounded by Mt Hymettus, Mt Parnitha, and Mt Pendeli and bordering the great Aegean Sea, Athens also has beautiful gardens and parks that allow you to escape the noises of the city, and sit back and soak up the brilliance that exudes from this ancient land.
Bursting with history and culture, the ancient city of Athens is as lively and bustling with activity as ever. Plan your holiday to Athens and click on Direct Flights for the best deals in travel packages to Athens.
Athens is the capital of Greece and is one of the country’s largest metropolitan cities. Inhabited by 3.7 million people, the population of Athens expands exponentially as tourists flock to this city every year. With its picturesque landscape, beautifully preserved ancient structures, and vibrant nightlife, Athens has much to offer. Book now with Direct Flights for cheap flights, affordable accommodation and discount travel packages.
Athens’ landscape is so visually stunning, it’s easy to see why many people believed that it was blessed by the Greek gods. Surrounded by Mt Hymettus, Mt Parnitha, and Mt Pendeli and bordering the great Aegean Sea, Athens also has pretty gardens and parks that allow you to escape the noises of the city. The National Gardens of Athens, formerly known as The Kings Garden, is a beautiful expanse of greenery is conveniently located in the middle of the city and is easily walkable from pretty much anywhere. The National Gardens of Athens is a great place for picnics, and also offers many attractions for kids, such as the small zoo which houses Bulgarian wolves and the duck pond with its massive duck population. For a hotel near the National Gardens, stay at the Adrian Hotel, a modern boutique hotel with great views overlooking the Gardens and the Acropolis. There are also a number of clean and affordable hostels in Athens, all within walking distance from cafe and restaurant lined streets. Book cheap accommodation in Athens with Direct Flights and get discount hotel rates!
Nowhere else in the world can you find better examples of classical architecture than in Athens. The Acropolis is the most famous Greek structure in Athens, and was in fact the original site of Athens back in the Greek Classical Age. A UNESCO World Heritage site, the Acropolis also houses the Parthenon, the Erectheion, and the Temple of Athena Nike. To explore more of ancient Greek history, visit the various museums located in Athens, such as the Museum of Cycladic and Ancient Greek Art, as well as the National Archaeological Museum.
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