The Acropolis is a large hill that was the center of life in Athens.
The Parthenon. The Acropolis. The Olympic Games. Zeus, Hera and Hermes.
The major monuments of the Acropolis survive in remarkably good condition.
The Greeks hope the erection of the Acropolis Museum will help win back the artefacts.
Together, he and the Acropolis seemed symbolic of mankind's endless search for achievement.
Greek goddess Athena's temple, The Parthenon was built in the 5th century BC on the Athenian Acropolis.
Last year included the introduction of the new Pearl River Place "Shuian Acropolis" has basically sold out.
Some studies of the Acropolis, including the Parthenon, conclude that many of its proportions approximate the golden ratio.
While the Acropolis was the city's ceremonial showpiece, it was the Ancient Agora that was the real heart of classical Athens.
At night white and coloured lights shine on the marble ruins and the words of Pericles come from microphones on the Acropolis.