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One of the finest buildings of antiquity

The monuments of the Acropolis stand in harmony with their natural setting. These unique masterpieces of ancient architecture combine different orders and styles of Classical art in a most innovative manner and have influenced art and culture for many centuries.

The greatest and finest sanctuary of ancient Athens, dedicated primarily to its patron, the goddess Athena, dominates the centre of the modern city from the rocky crag known as the Acropolis. The most celebrated myths of ancient Athens, its greatest religious festivals, earliest cults and several decisive events in the city's history are all connected to this sacred precinct. The Acropolis of the fifth century BC is the most accurate reflection of the splendour, power and wealth of Athens at its greatest peak, the golden age of Perikles.

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Comments (759)

Юрий Мышанов on September 12, 2012

Чудесное освещение. Вы совершенствуетесь. Каждый новый акрополь лучше предыдущего.

Kleopatra Manoliou on September 12, 2012

Υπέροχη!!!! 120+365. Καλή επιτυχία. Ευχαριστώ για το μήνυμα και τις ευχές σου.

sandart on September 12, 2012

Dreamy view!! Excellent photo, Nikos! LIKE

Greetings, Alexander

Jarda Lhoták on September 13, 2012

Beautiful photo. LIKE. Greetings, Jarda.

Javier sánchez tripi… on September 14, 2012

Bonito punto de vista de este mitico lugar.Muy buena foto.

Me gusta mucho,va a mis favoritas.

Le deseo un buen día.Javitxu

mackedwars on September 14, 2012

Tradicional imagen.

Like y favorita

Cordiales saludos.


Imre Lakat on September 14, 2012

Hi Nikos !

Voted !

Good luck !


Miroljub Todorović on September 14, 2012

Excellent night photo, great colors!

YS & Like!

Greetings, Tosa

cahit Arpacık on September 15, 2012

Great photo.

LIKE 375

Greetings from Turkey, Cahit.

j... on September 15, 2012

124... :) JOLa

Angelofruhr on September 15, 2012

Very nice shot in the blue hour, Nikos! like

Warm greetings from Germany, have a nice Sunday, Angelika

Arolldo Costa on September 15, 2012

Bela foto!!! Um abraço L

Joaquim Marchão on September 15, 2012

Bonita foto da Acropolis com cores maravilhosas.
Joaquim Marchão

Filipunes on September 15, 2012

Wonderful nocturn of acropolis. L379

Ernandes C Santos on September 16, 2012

Imagem preciosa, trabalho belíssimo e magnífico, Muito boa, Gosto das suas fotos, Obrigado por compartilhar, sinto-me honrado em comentar suas fotos, parabéns...L I K E...Desejo muita paz e saúde...Um abraço, do seu Amigo Ernandes...Saudações calorosas de São Paulo - Brasil

loamvalley on September 16, 2012

Hi varkos, thanks a lot for all your nice comments to my photos, I'm very glad :-) And this is an excellent night shot of a famous and precious place -- LIKE381 and best regards from Switzerland, Felix

Francisco Bom on September 16, 2012

Soberbo olhar de excelente Perspectiva...óptimo postal...P A R B É N S varkos ...I LIKE...Cordial Abraço

Александр Доркин on September 17, 2012

Величественный пейзаж!

Stan Pawlak on September 17, 2012

Fantastic place,wonderful view,very beautiful photo! ( L + F) Best wishes KALWAP

zaro1965 on September 17, 2012

Splendid evening image!


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Photo details

  • Uploaded on August 12, 2012
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    by Νίκος Γεωργακόπουλος
    • Camera: Panasonic DMC-FZ150
    • Taken on 2012/08/03 05:02:34
    • Exposure: 0.100s (1/10)
    • Focal Length: 13.80mm
    • F/Stop: f/3.300
    • ISO Speed: ISO800
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash