eBook Eyewitness Top 10: Athens, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0756691346
  • ISBN-13: 9780756691349
  • DDC: 914.9504
  • 160 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released December 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

Drawing on the same standards of accuracy as the acclaimed DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, DK Top 10 Athens uses exciting colorful photography and excellent cartography to provide a reliable and useful pocket-sized travel. Dozens of Top 10 lists provide vital information on each destination, as well as insider tips, from avoiding the crowds to finding out the freebies, the DK Top 10 Guides take the work out of planning any trip.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Athens’ Top 10.
2: Highlights of Athens.
3: Acropolis.
4: The Agora.
5: National Archaeological Museum.
6: Museum of Cycladic Art.
7: Roman Forum & Tower of the Winds.
8: Benaki Museum.
9: Kerameikos.
10: Byzantine Museum.
11: Filopappos Hill.
12: Temple of Olympian Zeus.
13: Moments in History.
14: Philosophers and Writers.
15: Athenian Legends.
16: Greek Inventions.
17: Artistic Styles.
18: Archaeological Sites.
19: Museums.
20: Churches.
21: City Strolls.
22: Places to Shop.
23: Restaurants.
24: Greek Dishes.
25: Festivals and Events.
26: Olympic Venues.
27: Moments in the History of Theatre and Music.
28: Around Athens & Beyond Athens.
29: Plaka, Makrigianni and Koukaki.
30: Monastiraki, Psiri, Gazi and Thissio.
31: Omonia and Exarcheia.
32: Syntagma and Kolonaki.
33: Piraeus.
34: North to Delphi.
35: Into the Peloponnese.
36: Around the Attica Coast.
37: Streetsmart.
38: Planning Your Visit.
39: Sources of Information.
40: Arriving in Athens.
41: Getting Around.
42: Banking and Communication.
43: Shopping Tips.
44: Dining in Athens.
45: Things to Avoid.
46: Specialist Tours.
47: Accommodation Tips.
48: Luxury and Boutique Hotels.
49: Business and High-End Hotels.
50: Mid-Range Hotels.
51: Budget Hotels.
52: Long-Stay Hotels & Apartments.
53: Hostels, Camping & Cheap Sleeps.
54: High-End Hotels Outside Athens.
55: Mid & Budget Outside Athens.
General Index.
Acknowledgements.
Phrase Book.