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36 Hours: 36 Hours in Athens

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Oct 11, 2018 5:00 AM 6+ mon ago

36 Hours: 36 Hours in Athens

There are cities that count their age by years; then there's Athens, which can tabulate its history by millenniums. From battles and setbacks this ancient metropolis has rebounded again and again, proving itself to be resilient like no other. Sitting on a parfait of civilizations, the Greek capital could easily float on its past glories. But recent additions like the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center prove that this city in the heart of the Mediterranean isn't afraid to raise new monuments and leave a bold statement for posterity. With a dazzling culinary scene firmly grounded in the country's traditions and soil -- not to mention philoxenia, or the Greek notion of loving and welcoming strangers -- it's no surprise that Athens has greeted a record number of tourists this past year. Luckily for us visitors, there's plenty to experience in ...

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36 Hours in Athens

nytimes.com     6+ mon ago

There are cities that count their age by years; then there's Athens, which can tabulate its history by millenniums. From battles and setbacks this ancient metropolis has rebounded again and again, pro...

Spending 36 hours in Athens

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thestar.com     4+ mon ago

There are cities that count their age by years; then there's Athens, which can tabulate its history by millenniums. From battles and setbacks, this ancient metropolis has rebounded...

Spending 36 hours in Athens

Spending 36 hours in Athens

stcatharinesstandard.ca     4+ mon ago

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Spending 36 hours in Athens

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