Ancient Agora of Athens
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The Ancient Agora of Classical Athens is the best-known example of an ancient Greek agora
The Ancient Agora, northwest of the Acropolis, was the center of the city in the classical and Hellenistic times.
The commercial hub of ancient Athens, the Agora was once lined with statues and expensive shops, the favorite strolling ground of fashionable Athenians as well as a mecca for merchants and students. The long colonnades offered shade in summer and protection from rain in winter to the throng of…
The Ancient Agora of Classical Athens is the best-known example of an ancient Greek Agora, located to the northwest of the Acropolis.
The ancient Agora was the marketplace and the center of everyday life in ancient Athens. For an impressive view of the Agora from afar, head to the north wall of the Acropolis or the roads from the Areopagus.
travellers and culture vultures! The sprawling market site features a range of buildings and ruins that take you back to society life in ancient Greece. This marketplace would have been one of the main meeting spots for all citizens, with philosophical talks, healing baths, religious meetings and…
Absolutely brilliant place, very tasteful restored. One can walk along the streets and sit beneath the trees amidst the ruins and imagine how life had been there some 2500 odd years ago. There is a good museum and decent ruins of one of the temples. The Acropolis and Aeropagus are very close.
Is the only one place you have to visit coming to Athens and you should feel lucky to stay in my property to know greek tradition and style and to feel the energy of the historical place the view and the only green and relax area in center of Athens ACROPOLIS and Filopappou hills . IS THE PLACE…
The ancient Greek Agora of Athens was used as a commercial or residential gathering place .
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