Athens

Athens is a city in Greece. It is also the capital city of Greece and its largest city.

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1   Geography

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1.1   The Agora

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The agora was a central spot in ancient Greek city-states. The agora was the center of athletic, artistic, spiritual, and political life of the city.

1.2   The Acropolis

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The Acropolis is ...

1.3   The Aeropagus

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The Aeropagus is ...

1.4   The Lyceum

The Lyceum was a gymnasium and before that a public meeting place in a grove of trees in Classical Athens. The grove was named in honor of its patron `Apollo Lyceus`_ or "Apollo in the form of a wolf".

1.5   Piraeus

Piaeus was the port of Athens.

2   Architecture

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A Roman domus. I think they had these in Greece as well?