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Mar 25, 2017

 

Athens travel guide

by MondoExplorer

 

Athens, the city where democracy was born, is the capital of Greece.

It is one of the most historic cities in the world and was named after the goddess Athena.

There are breathtaking monuments of its glorious past throughout the city. Modern day Athens is a vibrant and dazzling city, making it a popular destination for both business and leisure.

 

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Changing of the Guard

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The Parliment and the tomb of the unknown soldier are guarded by two guards known as evzones. These guards are members of the guards of the president of democracy (proedriki frouria in Greek).

There are two guards stationed outside the Parliment 24 hours a day.

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