|Cities of the World
60 minutes - Whoever visits the Greek capital takes a pilgrimage to the fountain of European culture. The most famous building is the Acropolis, which garlanded by the golden pillars of the Parthenon. The statues, reliefs and frieses of the Acropolis Museum and the Museum of Athens show us the classical beauty ideal and the perfect sense of proportion.
|Vista Point Athens
26 minutes - Athens is a lively city set in historic surroundings. It was founded three thousand five hundred years ago and had its golden age during Greek Antiquity under the democratic rule of Perikles. Likavittos is a two hundred and seventy-seven metre high limestone rock that dominates the city. A city in which both antiquity and the present unite: a symbol of the Occident.
|God's Lair: Athens
28 minutes - In this travel video we start our visit in Athens' Acropolis where the Parthenon represents the symbol of the magnificent Greek civilization. We visit the Erechteion and the other monuments around the Acropolis, with short visits to the museums, after which we take a tour in Plaka, the old Turkish quarter, at the base of the hill.
Akropolis For more than 2500 years a landmark and symbol of one of the most influential European cultures, the Acropolis, has towered above the rooftops of Athens. It took nine years to build the great temple of the goddess Athene, known as The Parthenon, that was completed in 438 B.C. Unique among all other Greek temples, with its imposing appearance and artistic decoration, the Parthenon signified the great influence and power of ancient Athens.