25 Most Beautiful Capitals in the World

#13 – Athens

Athens is the capital of Greece and became famous after the Olympics. As one of the oldest cities in the world, this city has many ancient monuments, art work, and museums. The city still retains some Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman monuments. One of the most famous places to visit is the Parthenon. Other beautiful places for visitors are New Acropolis Museum, Mount Lycabettus, National Archaeological Museum, and the Temple of Olympian Zeus.

Written by Omer Eren

Originally from Turkey, Omer has dreams of travel, but his work and social life keeps him grounded. When he’s not browsing through National Geographic and the Discovery Channel online, he’s trying new recipes he’s coming across on the Food Network. Once he finds the time, he plans to make his first trip to Rome because Italian cuisine is his favorite.