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Parthenon, Greece - The Parthenon is a temple on the Athenian Acropolis dedicated to the Greek goddes athena.

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Acropolis of Athens (Ακρόπολη Αθηνών)

(Roman Architecture) Parthenon Athens, Greece. Parthenon is a temple dedicated to goddess Athena on the Acropolis. It is the most significant structure of Greece and its beautifully decorated sculptures are the highlights of Greek art.

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The most celebrated example is the Caryatid Porch - of the Erechtheum w six figures (420 - 415 bc) on the Acopolis in Athens, Greece

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The Parthenon, Athens.

The Parthenon, Athens. Definitely the one place in the world that if I had to choose to go to, I would go to Greece. <3

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Acropolis of Athens (Ακρόπολη Αθηνών)

The Parthenon and the other roughly 2,500-year-old temples have been either carefully restored or precisely copied and reassembled.

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Athens (Αθήνα)

acropolis, greece. was here years ago. greece is magnificent, heaven on earth.

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Athens travel guide for solo women traveler

The Parthenon was constructed during the Classical Period. It was, and continues to be, considered the most perfect of all the Greek temples. It was made in honor of the goddess Athena because the Athenians believed that she helped them win the war agains the Persians.

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