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The Parthenon, Athens.

The Parthenon, built in Athens, was one of Ancient Greece's greatest architectural accomplishments. It was designed by Ictinus during the Classical Period.

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Top 10 Greek Islands to Visit

Ranked as one of the world’s top islands, Santorini with its stone and white-washed buildings, smooth sandy beaches and hot desert climate is as near to an unspoilt paradise as one can get. The sheer beauty of this popular holiday destination can easily take a visitor’s breath away and greatly contributes in creating a truly memorable experience for holidaymakers.

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Paris Architecture Photography - Photo of Columns Saint Sulpice Print Parisian Decor Paris France Photo Neutral Elegant French Decor

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Ancient Greek architecture is known for its forms of illustration. Buildings consisted of friezes, metopes, and pediments. These segments within the building had many figures. The figures were created to illustrate stories, myths, battles, or something about the architect.

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