Greece

Greece is one of the world's most popular tourist destinations, ranking in the world's top 20 countries. It has an ancient culture that has had a significant influence on the arts, language, philosophy, politics, and sports of western society, including the genres of comedy and drama, western alphabets, Platonic ideals and the Socratic method, democracies and republics, and the Olympics.

 
Wonders Of Turkey & Greece

Wonders Of Turkey & Greece

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Visit Beautiful Beaches of Santorini Greece

Santorini, popularly known as Thira, is a supernaturally beautiful Island, equipped with amazing scenery and wonderful colored beaches. The romantic Santorini has been an impressive honeymoon destination since last decades, especially for newly married couples to enjoy the warm summer. Santorini Islands afford them everything that essence for love and romance like, breath taking sunrise and sunsets, sun bathing beaches, villages, blue doomed churches, lonely places and most significantly the Mediterranean climate. This island is gifted with beautiful beaches with uniquely colored sand. Most of the Santorini beaches have the black sand that creates an unforgettable experiences among the visitors.
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Island Hopping in Greece

Going on a getaway to the Greek Islands is an excellent way of experiencing all the different aspects that the Mediterranean mecca has to offer. From romantic views to historical hotspots and let's not forget the party districts, there's an island for everyone to enjoy. Without further ado, we've come up with some of our favourite Greek Islands that are well worth hopping around.
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Walking in Greece - Treading a Wonderland

Why go on a walking in Greece holiday? Quite simply, it's a chance to escape to a world that many of us thought only existed in our dreams - until we visited Greece!
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Mykonos Island - Greece

It is the cosmopolitan centre of the Cyclades complex. Its reputation has spread during the last years owed to its unparalleled landscape, its archaelogical sites, its cosmopolite environment and its glorious beaches. White-washed, cube-shaped houses are scattered all over the island, narrow down streets in the city, chapels & picturesque tavernas hide amongst art galleries & stores selling jewellery, souvenirs etc.
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Take a Holiday's Tour to Beautiful Villages of Santorini Island Greece

Santorini, officially known as "Thera" is one of the most eminent and beautiful Cycladic Island located in the Aegean Sea about 200 km south-east from Athens, Greece. Santorini is a small island with an area of 76 square kilometers and population about 8500-10000 inhabitants. Its shore is approximately 70 km long. The length of Santorini reaches 18 km. Its width varies from 2 to 6 km. There are many things to visit and experience in Santorini. Among all the other tourist destinations Santorini Villages are more remarkable and give you an unforgettable experience for your entire life.
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Enjoyable Mykonos Beaches

Mykonos is an island that thrives at night. There is always a party atmosphere once the sun starts to set. If you want to make good use of those prime hours before the party starts on one of the beautiful beaches the island has to offer or party the night away with the surf a few feet away, there are many options from which to choose. The beaches of Mykonos are as popular as they are beautiful. This island's eternal party atmosphere is perfectly complemented by amazing opportunities to enjoy the sand and surf. You can either watch the waves, read a juicy novel or people-watch to your heart's content. There are a few beaches you should be sure to check out during your stay on this lovely island. Agrari Beach, Paradise Beach, Agios Steafanos Beach, and Paraga Beach are all slightly different in atmosphere and yet spectacular each in their own way.
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The Acropolis of Athens

There are many hills in the Attica basin, such as Ardettos, the Pnyx and Lycabettus, which, for example, has a height of 277 meters above sea level and 70 metres taller, at its peak, than the surrounding area. Since ancient times, it has had all those elements needed to become the centre of a settlement and it did indeed develop as the centre of a great city. Throughout the 6,000 years of recorded history, the Sacred Rock of the Acropolis of Athens has been used as a dwelling place, a temple, a fort and a symbol.
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Touring Remarkable Greece

Santorini is an island where you can see ruins of ancient Thira or enjoy the beaches at Kamari or Perissa. Many tourists enjoy staying in the hotels that overlook the caldera. These hotels sit on the edge of a cliff that drops 1,000 feet below! The sunsets here are beautiful. The island offers great beaches, nightlife, restaurants and more. Ferry connections can be made to Mykonos, Crete, Thessaloniki, Milos and other nearby islands. There's also an international airport here.
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The Essential Gardens of Athens

Did you know that Athens has fewer gardens than any other European city? Because of this fact; there are 2.5 square meters of greenery per person compared to the 10 square meters of a more garden friendly European city. The European Environmental Bureau considers 10 square meters of public grassy recreational centers "tolerable." Yet, this rarity in Athens makes parks quite an escape from the fast paced life of the city. The Philopappou Hill, National Garden, Mount Parnitha, Syngrou Estates, Kaisariani and Mt. Hymettus, and Lycabettus Hill are well maintained gardens. Some have been spruced up with new benches and herbaceous borders. In addition, all provide a respite from traffic fumes and honking horns. Come join us for a walking tour of "The Essential Gardens of Athens." We need our walking shoes, sunblock, water and a camera. Now, we are read to enjoy!
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The Cyclades Islands Are The Most Popular Tourist Destination In All Of Greece

The Cyclades islands are the most popular tourist destination in all of Greece. Nothing at all quite beats the stark landscape of these islands - the blue sky atop the white-washed buildings scattered on barren land. The most popular of the lot are Santorini and Mykonos and if you are a first-time visitor with only a short holiday period, then these are literally the ones you must see. These are the islands that make the Cyclades what the world knows them to be. Of course, there are numerous other island choices in this archipelago of more than 200 islands in total. So, if you want to explore more the other islands to see are: Amorgos, Andros, Folegandros, Ios, Kea, Koufonisi, Kythnos, Milos, Naxos, Paros, Sifnos, Serifos, Sikinos, Syros and Tinos.
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A Travel Guide to Athens, Greece

Greece, the birthplace of democracy, is a beautiful, rugged country, steeped in history. It has nearly 1600 islands, but only 170 of them are inhabited. Half of the ten million population live in Athens.
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3 Attractions You Should See in Greece

There are many places in Greece where you should go. Among them some are 'must-see' spot for the visitors. Delphi is one of them. It is located in three hours by bus from Athens in Greece. Gulf of Corinth which has an excellent view is in here. It was a belief that Delphi was the center of the World. UNESCO declared it as a World Heritage site. Temple of Apollo, Doric temple and Sanctuary of Athena are here. They are the ancient ruins. Tholos is called the most photographed monuments which is a circular structure. Oracle is another attraction here. In classical period Oracle was the place of wisdom. There are two museums here with great collections. Delphi is perfect place for skiing and mountain climbing. Delphi is 29 miles away from city Delphi. Anyone can get there with bus, train or ferries.
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Skiing in Greece

Snow and skiing may not be the first images that comes to mind when thinking of Greece; however, Delphi, Greece is home to the largest winter sports center in Greece. The Parnassos Center is located on the Parnassos Mountains. It has two sites, Fterolakka, located at an altitude 1600 meters, and Kelaria, located at 1750 meters. They both end in Toumborachi. The location has seventeen skiing sites with eight skiing routes and two mini skiing routes for beginners. it has thirteen lifts: six each of aerial and tow lifts and one four seat telecabin. It is open each year between December and May. There are schools available as well such as Pappos-Baloumis, Mpoumpa and the Pro Shop. There are several equipment stores available as well. Also available to visitors are snowmobile and sleigh rentals,and ice skating.
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Historical Sites to See on Turkey Holidays

If you take your holidays in Turkey in Istanbul, you won't need to visit the museums to get a sense of history, because you'll see it all around you. The city itself is full of amazing ancient streets and walls, towers and palaces. However, the Istanbul Archaeology Museum is a good value visit for Turkey holidays since it is not one museum but a combination of three: the main Archaeological Museum, the Museum of the Ancient Orient, and the Museum of Islamic Art. There is an array of relics to see here: ottoman artefacts, a number statues, columns, and sarcophagi. The most well-known sarcophagus here is the one intended for Alexander the Great. Alexander was history's greatest military commander responsible for amassing a huge empire that included Turkey, stretching from Greece in the West to India in the east and south into Egypt.
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Mykonos Paradise Beach, Greece

When you are crazy about beaches and want to relax and see the beauty of beaches then the paradise beach is the best one for you. Today, the Paradise beach of Greece has become a hot destination as a party spot on the islands of Europe. Every year many different kinds of people come and visit but one thing which is common in them that they all want to have a good time here. Scenery is really beautiful.
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What To See And What To Do During Your Holiday in Epirus, Greece

First of all, visit the Ancient City of Nikopolis in Preveza and see the settlement built by Augustus following his victory over Antony and Cleopatra in the Battle of Actium. Note the Roman and Byzantine elements.
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Enjoy Unique Time in Greece

The romantic Aegean Sea, white houses, long history and Olympic spirit are all the distinctive features of Greece. Even if you have never been to this country, you must hear the above things before.
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The Acropolis

Nowhere else in the world can one find a rock of a Splendor and historic importance equal to that of the Acropolis of Athens. Standing in the midst of the Attic plain, surrounded by mountains, this hill forms a pedestal worthy of the immortal monuments that adorn its summit. The Acropolis of Athens is the noblest altar that human genius ever erected to beauty and the ideal before which all the peoples of the earth should prostrate themselves.
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Walking Through Myth and History in Greece

No country has such famous myths and Greece. Discover the sights behind the stories whilst walking in Greece.
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Best Places To See in Greece & Greek Islands

Greece has an ancient culture that exists on extensive coastlines and islands. The mainland of the country is mountainous; however, the country has lots of islands most of which lie in the Aegean Sea. The wealth and diversity of the Greek seas, the Greek coasts and the hundreds of Greek islands are charming. Not only the beauty of Greece's landscapes but also the ancient heritage of this country attracts attention. The countryside shifts from mountains to valleys and these form a list of things to do for the travellers.
Some major cities in Greece are Athens, Crete, Attica, Santorini, Mikonos, Corfu, Olympia, Thessaloniki, Rhodes, Chania, Kos, Thessaloniki, Patras, Heraklion.
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Enjoy Your Summer Vacation at Santorini Islands Greece

Santorini Island is the most popular summer vacation destination all over the world. Especially for just married couples with their families, this impressive island has been an amazing and eminent holiday destination since last three decades. It's extraordinary beauty, breath taking sunset, stunning views and unforgettable landscape makes it a suitable place for the couples looking for a relaxing and charming holiday.
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The Amazing Islands of Greece - A Trip to Remember!

Visiting Greece is a must for a European holiday, as the country offers unique attractions seen nowhere else. Situated at the Balkan peninsula in the Mediterranean at the confluence of the continents of Europe, Asia and Africa, Greece thus enjoyed varied influences due to the influx of travelers and merchants. Its strategic location made the nation a central player in ancient trade and civilization, which continues largely to the present. Thus, Greece boasts of millennia-old structures, imperial palaces and medieval artefacts, as well as rich, almost mythical culture that even seasoned tourists would find fascinating. With such a diverse offering, there are numerous options that fit every need: from romantic getaways to Greek weddings, group study tours, walking journeys or even naturist camps.
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Enjoy Your Holidays in Santorini Island in Greece

If you are looking for holidays in Greece then choose Santorini Island. A trip to Santorini can offer visitors all year around unique moments of relaxation, harmony and breathtaking views. Enjoy the most popular sunset in Oia where the sun sinks in the blue of the Aegean Sea and the atmosphere is multi-colored. Find the Santorini hotels that best suit you for your accommodation and enjoy your holidays in Santorini, Greece.
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Charter a Yacht in Greece and Sail to the Romantic Island of Santorini

Santorini, in the Greek Cyclades Islands, is one of the playgrounds of the rich and famous. It's famous for its nightlife (there are some really hot clubs where you can literally dance till dawn), the incredible sunsets and its volcanic black and red sand beaches.
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