Daily Life In Greece: The Birthplace Of Democracy In All Its Beauty

04/17/2014 03:15 pm ET | Updated Nov 10, 2014

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  • A man walks in front of the gate of the ancient Roman Agora, with the Acropolis in the background, in Athens, Feb. 5, 2014. (Petros Giannakouris/AP)
  • Greek men play chess in the Faliro Coastal Zone near Athens, April 18, 2013. (Petros Giannakouris/AP)
  • Shadows of children playing on swings fall on the playground floor in Toroni village, northern Greece, Aug. 15, 2013. (Darko Vojinovic/AP)
  • Athens central fish market, March 28, 2011. (Louisa Gouliamaki/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Flamingos stand in a lagoon near Messolongi in western Greece, Sept. 30, 2013. (Dimitri Messinis/AP)
  • A man feeds a sea gull on a ferry between Keramoti, near Kavala city, and Thassos island, Greece, Aug. 20, 2009. (Petros Karadjias/AP)
  • The Dafni district of Athens at sunset on June 11, 2012. (Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

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