Whether you are a first time or repeat visitor, you probably here because have questions about traveling to Greece. Just grab some coffee and read our tips and advice. We have compiled here most of the questions about practicalities, country information, and trip ideas we had to answer over the years.
The coast of Greece is ringed with thousands of large and small beaches. Some are nice, some are great, and some are world-class. All our reviews are based on on-site visits. We had to suffer swimming in each and every one so you don’t have to.
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Ancient Greece is a magnet for travelers who enjoy history and culture. The country is sprinkled with a multitude of archaeological sites and museums. We hope we can help you understand the ancient Greek culture better, so you can plan your visit wisely.
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Our Best of Greece list includes what we feel are the top travel destinations in 2019. With so many candidates, compiling such a list is not easy. We include here both the most photogenic and culturally significant destinations. Read on, and choose a perfect spot for your vacation.
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Athens and the mainland destinations of Greece are just as beautiful as the ones you find in the Greek islands. Some mainland destinations offer a more unique, and less-crowded experience, while other towns duplicate the “island” experience. Our recommendations here will help you find a perfect vacation spot.
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The Greek islands are a main attraction to Greece. Each island has its own unique topography, history, and culture, so you will aways find one that fits your holiday style. But if you can’t decide, you may go on an island-hopping tour, and we are here to help with our recommendations.
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Ancient Olympia is a major archaeological site in western Peloponnese, at the south slope of Kronos hill. It developed over many centuries into a famous sanctuary which organized the original Olympic games. Continue reading “Ancient Olympia – Birthplace of the Olympic Games”
At the National Museum of Athens: The ancient Greek Artist invented his own self and became the creator of god and man alike in a universe of perfect formal proportions, idealized aesthetic values and a newly found sense of freedom. This was a freedom from barbarism and tyranny.
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