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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 (749)

Juan Carlos Cabañas … on November 13, 2012

Preciosas fotos de la Acrópolis en la noche. Saludos desde España y suerte

◄Pist@bácsi► on November 13, 2012

Great photo.


Graziano Mereu on November 13, 2012

Really great shot, l+f. greetings from Rome

Christos Panagiotou on November 13, 2012

ΥΠΕΡΟΧΗ !!!! Α507

Jicé Baroudeur on November 13, 2012

I like 508 Acropolis with this subtil light.
Great shot.... Greetings from Belgium.

kuins on November 14, 2012

Like + Fav.

Greetings, Kuins.

Karl Demetz on November 14, 2012

What a DREAM!!!

Great night shot, fantastic!!


Best wishes - Karl

Francesco Viti on November 14, 2012

wonderful scenary!



Jarda cz on November 14, 2012

Beautiful image, very nice photo - LIKE - thanks for visiting - greetings from the Czech Republic - Jaroslav

D☼≈≈YmAc on November 16, 2012

Amazing! Like

Cheers, Donny

Marek Stanek on November 16, 2012

Beautiful night photo! F-172

Greetings from Poland, Marek

my best photos

Ed. Me. Mo. on November 17, 2012

Maravillosa vista, magnífica toma, L+F, saludos, E & C. Me<>Lon.

selegna59 on November 17, 2012

FANTÁSTICA!!. Una preciosa fotografía. L+F. Un cordial saludo y mil gracias por tu grata visita a mi galería. FELIZ FIN DE SEMANA!!. Ángeles

Bert Keegstra on November 17, 2012

Great shot and big LIKE

Warm regards from Holland,


nicktaylor on November 17, 2012

Marvellous view, I like it very much! Best regards, Miklós

Thank you my friends for visiting your kind comments and gifts. Greetings good weekend! Nikos

Haggs on November 18, 2012

Very beautifully captured lovely image and colouring Like + F

Lorenza Ravanetti on November 18, 2012

Very beautiful shot!!!

greetings from Italy

ciao, Lorenza


Eva Lewitus on November 18, 2012

It is so hard to make a special photo of the Acropolis, and you did it. The lighting, and the sky are marvellous. LIKE

mauro a. (alpino47) on November 19, 2012

Beautiful scenery with a fantastic mood and colors, Ys, Mauro

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  • 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