Located on central plain of Attica is Athens; the oldest city in the world, financial capital of Greece and tourist magnet. Athens’ history and indisputable charm are just some of the things which attract visitors from all over the world, year in year out. This is a city which is bursting at the seams with cultural activity in its outdoor caf├ęs, archaeological sites, monuments, historic centre and museums.

Take a walk in the city and soak up the atmosphere; visit landmarks such as Parthenon and Acropolis, and sample some authentic Greek cuisine. Despite being home to around 40% of the Greek population and having extremely hot summers which tend to bring lots of pollution with them, Athens is a laid back city which will enthral you from your very first day.

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