The Temple of Olympian Zeus in Athens

Column at the Temple of Olympian Zeus, Greece

Pretty much everyone who visits Athens makes a stop at the Acropolis and the Parthenon. After all, the Parthenon is a spectacular feat of engineering, combined with beautiful classical architecture. But did you know that the Parthenon is NOT the largest Greek temple in the world? That title goes to the Temple of Olympian Zeus, … Read more The Temple of Olympian Zeus in Athens

Running Around the Panathenaic Stadium in Athens

Panathenaic Stadium in Greece

Have you ever dreamed of being an Olympic gold medalist? Did you ever wonder what it’s like to stand on the first place podium, your fans cheering from the bleachers? You can get a small taste of that feeling by visiting the Panathenaic Stadium in Athens. This is a site with a lengthy and fascinating … Read more Running Around the Panathenaic Stadium in Athens

5 Helpful Tips for Visiting the Acropolis and Parthenon

Parthenon, Athens Greece

The Acropolis and Parthenon in Athens, Greece are one of the most famous and iconic ancient sites in the world. Approximately 7.2 million people visit the Acropolis and Parthenon each year, which makes it a very busy and crowded site. But I have some tips to make your visit a little bit easier, and hopefully … Read more 5 Helpful Tips for Visiting the Acropolis and Parthenon