It would make no sense to go to the end of the world to remain entranced and amazed. Just 2 hours by plane from Rome, a trip to Greece will guarantee you sun, enchanted landscapes, and exceptional cultural heritage.
Wonders of the Cyclades
These beautiful islands with their typical white houses and blue roofs make dream lovers of the Mediterranean. Relax on one of the beaches of Mykonos or Paro. In Greece, the sun shines 300 days a year. Who says that heaven does not exist? Are you a fan of volcanoes? Let yourself be attracted by the charm of Santorini with its black sand beaches; here you can admire one of its legendary sunsets.
The awakening of the papillae
Luxury destinations Greece is deemed one of the best in the world. UNESCO, in fact, recognizes it as the intangible cultural heritage of humanity. A healthy and varied cuisine that includes the “dolmadakia” (vine leaves), the “taramosalata” (also called tarama), the saganaki (fried cheese), the moussaka (a sort of minced parmigiana and aubergines) or the tzatziki (sauce made with fresh yogurt and cucumber), all accompanied by a glass of ouzo!
The warmth of the locals
If the reception in some tourist places can be cold, in any other place, you will feel the warmth of the Greeks in their smiles: in a trip off the routes, you will discover the Greek filoxenia, the tradition of hospitality typical of this people. And if you know a few words in Greek, your efforts will be rewarded with even bigger smiles.
Journey into the heart of Greek mythology
With over 17 UNESCO world heritage sites, luxury destinations Greece has such a rich and unique cultural heritage to enthuse lovers of history and archeology. From Delphi to Mycenae, passing through the Meteors, Mount Athos, and Olympus, Greece is a swarm of treasures to be seen at least once in a lifetime. At each site, close your eyes and imagine traveling back in time, at the time of the Greek gods. Are you there? Now let yourself be conveyed away by the magic of the ruins.
Discovering Athens, the cradle of Western civilization
There was a time when Greece and, above all Athens, shone all over Europe. The Greeks are omnipresent in history as early as 3200 BC Athens alone could summarize the entire history of the country. Do not miss the Acropolis, the Parthenon, and the Agora. Tour the National Archaeological Museum which houses the ancient statues.
Outdoor activities with stunning views
If the idea of doing nothing on one of the thousand Greek beaches does not appeal to you, you can take advantage of the various sports offered: explore one of the 6000 Greek caves, especially those of Perama near Giannina; windsurfing on the island of Kos; Climbing in Calimno or even diving or surfing in any other Greek island.
270 total views, 6 views today