Athens goes 3d in Google Earth

Google added amazing 3D views of Athends recently. The first Olympics was held in Athens and since the winter olympics are coming to a end Google updated the place of the summer olympics.


With the 2010 Winter Olympics in progress, naturally the site of the revival of the modern Olympics comes to mind. The 1896 Summer Olympics were held here; also, check out the Athens Olympic Stadium and sports complex constructed for the 2004 Summer Olympics. If your tastes run more towards archaeology, there’s the Archaeological Museum, where you can see the Antikythera Mechanism among many other artifacts. Count on a geek to be interested in ancient mechanical computers…



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