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Capital and largest city of Greece. Wikipedia

  • Greece

    Country located in Southeast Europe. Approximately 10.7 million as of 2018; Athens is its largest and capital city, followed by Thessaloniki. Wikipedia

  • Thessaloniki

    Second-largest city in Greece, with over 1 million inhabitants in its metropolitan area, and the capital of the geographic region of Macedonia, the administrative region of Central Macedonia and the Decentralized Administration of Macedonia and Thrace. Also known in Greek as η Συμπρωτεύουσα , literally "the co-capital", a reference to its historical status as the Συμβασιλεύουσα (Simvasilévousa) or "co-reigning" city of the Eastern Roman (Byzantine) Empire, alongside Constantinople. Wikipedia

  • Timeline of Athens

    A of the history of the city of Athens, Greece. This article incorporates information from the Russian Wikipedia. Wikipedia

  • Patras

    Greece's third-largest city and the regional capital of Western Greece, in the northern Peloponnese, 215 km west of Athens. Built at the foot of Mount Panachaikon, overlooking the Gulf of Patras. Wikipedia

  • History of Athens

    One of the oldest named cities in the world, having been continuously inhabited for perhaps 5,000 years. Situated in southern Europe, Athens became the leading city of Ancient Greece in the first millennium BC, and its cultural achievements during the 5th century BC laid the foundations of Western civilization. Wikipedia

  • Classical Athens

    The major urban centre of the notable polis (city-state) of the same name, located in Attica, Greece, leading the Delian League in the Peloponnesian War against Sparta and the Peloponnesian League. Established in 508 BC under Cleisthenes following the tyranny of Isagoras. Wikipedia

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    • In this spirit, the national capital was moved from Nafplio, where it had been since 1829, to Athens, which was at the time a village.Greece-Wikipedia
    • Precipitation is typically concentrated in the autumn and spring, and, together with Athens, which has similar annual precipitation, Madrid is the driest capital in Europe.Madrid-Wikipedia
    • After Athens was awarded the first Games, in reference to the Olympics' Greek origins, Paris hosted the second Games in 1900.France-Wikipedia
    • Its population is approximately 10.7 million as of 2018; Athens is its largest and capital city, followed by Thessaloniki.Greece-Wikipedia
    • The earliest comparison between the two cities showed that they had a similar topography, with the Castle Rock of Edinburgh performing a similar role to the Athenian Acropolis.Edinburgh-Wikipedia
    • The programme of the first modern Olympiad in Athens in 1896 was almost identical to that of the Liverpool Olympics.Liverpool-Wikipedia

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