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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 (745)

Spaniel 33 on September 22, 2012

Like. Beautiful scenery. Greetings, Spaniel.

Ho Thi Duc Tu. on September 22, 2012

Impressionnante lumière, beau travail; excellent photo. Y + F. Duc Tu.

Jesus Miguel Ballero… on September 22, 2012

its a beautiful pic

like

James Bian on September 23, 2012

Very beautiful twilight. Like

Best wishes,

Passfahrer on September 24, 2012

Absolut genial!

Raul.SG on September 24, 2012

Impresionante Varkos, una foto perfecta, "un sueño". Felicidades, preciosa de verdad. Me gusta+Fav. Mis mejores deseos. Raul

Marina T on September 24, 2012

like 402 & ys 133

bellissima questa vista!

Saluti Marina

chortis on September 24, 2012

Excellent Varkos, is a wonderful picture, like+fav, greetings from Argentina, Jorge

s. menge on September 25, 2012

Grandios,Tolles Foto LIKE Gruß Silke

Michael Sumerin on September 26, 2012

Beautiful light and color. Like. Michael.

Fred Fouarge on September 26, 2012

In One word beautyfull Fav-135

I know that nice place,,,from a Hollyday Best regards from the Netherlands

Fred Fouarge

valleyboi63 on September 26, 2012

Awesome Shot! Very very nice Varkos!

LIKE

Bartolome Muñoz on September 27, 2012

Like, extraordinaria foto: colores del anocher. ¡Enhorabuena!

Majo 65 on September 27, 2012

Very impressive night photo...Like.Greetings from Slovakia,Marian

mariwozn on September 27, 2012

Fantastic picture.

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MW

SzőkeSándor on September 27, 2012
  • Dear varkos!:-)L/411+F/136
  • Very beautiful photo, nice shot.Have a nice day today too! Greetings from Hungary,Sandor.
Christian Möller on September 27, 2012

Nice photo :) I LIKE :)

Marek Kościelak on September 27, 2012

Fantastyczny widok.

Favorite.

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tirulero1 on September 28, 2012

Molto ben riuscita,Like,saluti Antonio

Mauro Frison on September 28, 2012

Amazing sight. No more words to describe such view!

Ciao.

Mauro

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Photo taken in Ακρόπολη - Φιλοππάπου, Athens 105 55, Greece
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Photo details

  • Uploaded on August 12, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by varkos
    • 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

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