Athens, Greece, is a birthplace of human civilization and a
place that everyone should visit at least once. With a four-day, three-night discount airline ticket and hotel SkyHolidays vacation package from $388,
almost anyone can afford a trip. A deal this great will not last, so make a
reservation today to explore this amazing city.
Athens is the largest city in Greece and is also its
capital. With a recorded history of approximately 3,400 years, it is one of the
oldest cities in the world. It is considered the birthplace of Western
civilization and democracy and an early center for learning, philosophy, and
the arts. Modern Athens continues to have a major impact on Greece and the
This package includes cheap
airline tickets and accommodations at the Aristoteles hotel located in the
business center of the city. The El Venizelos Airport is just a 40-minute drive
and the international train station and Omonia underground station are both
nearby, offering convenient access to major tourist spots. When guests are not
enjoying the complimentary breakfast in the onsite dining room, they can dine
at restaurants like Varoulko and Vlassis.
airline tickets land in a city as historically significant as Athens.
Travelers can tour ancient monuments including the Parthenon, which was constructed
between 447 and 438 BC. An assortment of monuments remains from the Byzantine
and Roman eras and there are even a small number of Ottoman monuments. This
history lesson is enhanced by the many ancient Greek works of art.
A trip to Athens reminds us of the progress human
civilization has made in a relatively short time. This brief vacation serves as
an introduction to Greek culture and should make travelers want to return. Click here to take advantage of this
excellent vacation package and check back often for other great deals for
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