Athens is the capital of Greece, a city with great history and known worldwide since it was basically the basis of the whole European culture. It has a population of over 3.000.000 inhabitants. Near Athens there is Piraeus, the largest port in Greece and also a large urban center. Many tourists choose to make their holidays in Athens as it has endless fun and entertainment, but also it is a city with great historic heritage and important monuments and sights that everyone should see in his lifetime.In Athens you will see intense diversity from region to region. If you want your visit to Greece to give you a detailed and accurate depiction of the Greek reality nowadays, Athens is the best choice. A city that never sleeps, full of life and significant contrasts, with both cosmopolitan and historical sites, and other poorer and with a strong impact of the economic crisis, with places with alternate character and other more luxurious.