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Holidays Lounge Reviews the Acropolis in Athens, Greece

Holidays Lounge Reviews the Acropolis in Athens, Greece

Holidays Lounge reports that the Acropolis was initially known as Cecropia, a name derived from the legendary Cecrops, a serpent man, who was the first Athenian King. This ancient citadel which was named a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1987, is home to a group of monuments that have been very influential all the way from Antiquity to Neo-Classicism. It contains the remains of some ancient buildings of great historical and architectural significance. From around 8...