Nikaia Olympic Weightlifting Hall is regarded as the world's greatest weightlifting venue in the world. The stadium is ... More
Nikaia Olympic Weightlifting Hall
Nikaia Olympic Weightlifting Hall is regarded as the world's greatest weightlifting venue in the world. The stadium is equipped with a main gymnasium, additonal space for warming up as well as a hostel for athletes. This is the first ever stadium in the world that focuses on the sport of weightlifting. An indication of how popular weightlifting has become in the last few years. Nikaia has a seating capacity of 5,000, and is an enormous half dome shaped structure with Greek looking columns. It is a magnificant stadium, with hills in the background, as well as being a stones throw away from the port of Piraeus.
South of the Acropolis stands the world's oldest theater. Theater of Dionysus (Θέατρο του ... was constructed in the 6th
century BC and rebuilt in the 4th century BC. All the works of the great ancient dramatists Aeschylus, Sophocles, ...
Illustrating the civilizations, myths and religions that flourished in Greece over a period of more than 1,000 years, the Acropolis,
the site of four of the greatest masterpieces of classical Greek art the Parthenon, the Propylaea, the Erechtheum ...
One of the most unusual landmarks of the old town of Plaka is a cyclical marble tower, the Lysicrates' Monument
... του ... constructed in the 4th century BC. On top of the tower stood a bronze tripod awarded ...