The decision to move the capital of the young Greek state to Athens in 1834 made it imperative to build a large new cathedral ... More
Metropolis Greek Orthodox Cathedral
The decision to move the capital of the young Greek state to Athens in 1834 made it imperative to build a large new cathedral here. Construction started in 1839 and was completed in 1863. Since that time, this imposing building, decorated with fine murals and icons, has been Greece's most important church, used for official occasions. People wanting an insight into contemporary Greek culture and wishing to listen to splendid Byzantine music should attend Sunday mass which begins at 8a.
The Metropolis Hotel is a small intimate hotel with an Acropolis view in the prime central location of the Plaka
district and 2 blocks off Syntagma Square. The Metropolis provides all amenities and comforts that a traveller has come ...
The Galaxy Art Hotel enjoys a great location in Thessaloniki in the exclusive area of Oreokastro. Nearby guests will find
a fine array of good shops, eateries, lively bars, museums, art galleries and vibrant nightlife. Offering value for money, ...
A splendid religious complex, the Acropolis ... consists of several temples, which were built by the world's first democracy during
the 5th Century BC. The most majestic building of all is the Parthenon, a temple dedicated to the goddess ...
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