"looked out over the Acropolis"
by cm
The Acropolis
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeThe Acropolis - Credit: AJ Alfieri-Crispin

 

Athens' most famous monument is the Parthenon on the Acropolis, a flat-topped rock that rises high above the city.

The Parthenon is a temple dedicated to the goddess Athena.

 

The Parthenon by Night
GNU Free Documentation LicenseThe Parthenon by Night - Credit: Demos