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Ancient Ruins in Athens

In front of the Parthenon in Athens, Greece

In front of the Parthenon in Athens, Greece

If we were impressed by the old mosques in Turkey, then we were stunned by the ancient temples in Athens. From the restored Parthenon to the preserved Temple of Hephaestus we were surrounded by history. Even the elevator in our airbnb apartment building was old – though thankfully not quite as old as the temples. With so much to do in Greece, we felt pressured to take advantage of our time, but I think we managed to hit all the top sights.

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