Athens is one of the most ancient cities of the world. Visiting the birthplace of democracy can be a unique experience as Athens is a top destination for sightseeing. Acropolis, Parthenon, Ancient Agora can be a perfect way to explore ancient Greeks’ daily lives and getting to know their culture. Panathenaic Stadium is ancient Athens's largest building with a capacity for 60,000 spectators and was constructed back in 335 BC. The stadium was related with Olympic Games.
The city took its name after Athena, the Goddess of Wisdom and daughter of Zeus. Athena was the protector of the city, so the temple of Parthenon on the Acropolis was dedicated to her.