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Delve into Greek’s Acropolis

Acropolis, Athens Ancient fortress situated on the hilltop of Athens, it represents the political and cultural achievement of Greece in the mid-5th century BC. Acropolis from the greek 2 greek words “ἄκρον” means highest point, “πόλις” means city. It consist three contrasting temples and a monumental gateway, Parthenon, Propylaia, Erechtheion Temple of Athena Nike, Theatre of Dionysos on the south slope was developed after and next Theatre of Herodes Atticus was added. As we all know Acropolis is one of the famous places in Athens. it has been very popular in city sightseeing and all travel guide books has this...