A city with history
Athens is one of the oldest cities in the world. Their birth, lost in the depths of time, is entwined with legends, traditions and historical sources hiding skillfully its true age. The philosopher Plato mentioned that priests of the ancient Egypt knew of a city with the name Athens since 9600 BC while historically documented texts testify its existence since 3200 BC. What is certain is that the continuous habitation of Athens from the Neolithic Period to modern times has left its marks on every corner of the city and has enriched with numerous stories that looks forward to telling to its every visitor.