"We assembled in Athens"
The Parthenon by Night
GNU Free Documentation LicenseThe Parthenon by Night - Credit: Demos

 

 Athens is the capital city of Greece. It is the country’s largest city and one of the oldest cities in the world, with a history spanning 3,400 years. The city’s most famous monument is the Parthenon on the Acropolis, which rises above the city. There are also several temples and other monuments dating to the time of the Roman and Byzantine Empires. Modern-day Athens is a centre of Greek financial, economic and cultural life.