Athens

Athens, the city of 2.500 years of history, but also a modern cosmopolitan metropolis, invites you to discover its treasures

  • Its historical center and the Plaka area, the oldest and most attractive neighborhood of the Greek Capital
  • The Acropolis of Athens, the most important expression of Classical Greek aesthetics
  • The new Acropolis Museum that houses the treasures of the Acropolis
  • The museums and the monuments and theatres from the glorious past of Athens
  • The National Archaeological Museum, the largest archaeological museum in Greece
  • The most ancient analog computer, the Antikythera mechanism, designed to predict astronomical positions and eclipses for calendrical and astrological purposes, and the cycles of the Olympic Games
  • The Panathinaikon stadium where the first Olympic Games took place in 1896
  • The numerous well-organized beaches of Athens and in the Attica peninsula
  • The abundant cafes, souvenir shops, restaurants with local, international and ethnic cuisine, grill houses, and Greek souvlaki shops

Welcome in Athens for the 2016 EuroCC, 16-22/05/2016