Athens- A few blocks away from where tourist buses can be seen ferrying visitors from the ancient Acropolis to the Temple of Olympion Zeus in the Greek capital Athens, a new tourist service is underway which is set on solving one of the city's ... IOL, 1 month ago
Desperate times call for desperate measures in Athens - ENCA, 1 month ago
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The Caryatids, a clique of statuesque ladies that once supported the roof of the Acropolis 's Erechtheion , stand more beautiful than ever after a three-year makeover. The ancient treasures were restored using technology developed by the ...National Geographic, 1 month ago
After years of dreadful press that defined Athens as a broken-down capital prone to fiery riots, the city's self-confidence and creativity are stirring again. Enterprising young fashion and graphic designers are opening shops celebrating the classic ...Irish Times, 1 month ago
İstanbul, which was the capital of two great civilizations such as Rome and Byzantine in the past, maintained its identity as an important political and cultural center after the conquest of İstanbul by Turks. Topkapı Palace was one of the first ...TRT, 2 months ago
The Acropolis stands atop the ancient city of Athens, which is now a sort-of dumpy European metropolis, full of history and great views but also graffiti and trash. —image credit: Wikimedia Commons What makes someone hate somewhere? I tend ...Kelowna Capital, 1 week ago
Greece Best time to visit: Nov/Feb You need: A week The Acropolis at Athens. The deeper you go into the city, the more you know what it has been through Ships are to the modern age, what caravans were to times past. And now, some ships are ...Mid Day, 3 weeks ago
Thevery first time I setfoot on Greek soil many years ago,I instantly felt like I had come home not all that surprising, given that Im a diasporaGreek. Still, I wasn't expecting to feel anything out of the ordinary as I stepped off the plane ...BizNews.com, 2 months ago
I don't remember the Acropolis, or very much else about my trip to Athens in 1997, apart from stifling heat and generally abrasive people, particularly the taxi drivers. Id probably go as far as to say they were downright rude, were it not for the ...Times of Malta, 2 months ago
The StealthFlation Blog On the old continent, this December 29th, a succinct political showdown is scheduled to take place which may well become a defining moment for our entirely unsettled new millenium. What is at stake is none other than the ...Zero Hedge, 1 day ago Germany "Not Concerned" As The Cradle Of Democracy Rocks The Autocrats And Kleptocrats Zero Hedge, 1 hour ago
Nicaragua In-the-know Wanderlust readers have been travelling to this Central American destination for years it's a quieter, less visited alternative to Costa Rica. It gets rave reviews from everyone who visits, and we can see why: take your pick ...MSN News, 4 hours ago
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