) is one of the most important
tourist destinations in Europe. These are attractions of the highest historical, artistic and
cultural, not to mention the unique beauty of the numerous crystalline beaches scattered over paradisiacal islands that are found in the
four corners of the Mediterranean Sea.
We owe a lot to Greece and Italy
, Cradles of Western Civilization, for their philosophers, thinkers
and their values. A visit to Europe and another to Asia, is at a crossroads between East and West. This fact to Athens is like a trip in
time, despite the modernity of the receptive structure of the city.
Acropolis of Athens
The greatest symbol of the glory and power of yore, the Acropolis of Athens
is a testament to the resistance of the foundations of civilization against attacks by
barbaric and often merciless opponents.
Between seas and mountains
From the northern mountains to the wide Mediterranean Sea dotted with islands (about 1400, 255 of which are inhabited), the relatively narrow strip of land makes up the
Thrace, which advances to the northeast, where it finds Turkey
, the territory of Greece extends into the Mediterranean.
Regions of Greece
The country's territory is divided into 9 regions, namely: Macedonia, Central Greece, Peloponnese,
Thessaly, Epirus, Aegean Islands, which include the Dodecanese and the Cyclades, Thrace, Crete and Ionic Islands.
Main cities in Greece
The top 10 cities in Greece are:
- Athens, the capital>
Best Trips Selection
To discover and experience the best destinations in Greece: attractions and destinations carefully chosen to make your trip unforgettable.
To learn more: Destinations in Greece
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