Greece Travel Guides & Information
Since no two islands are alike, almost every traveller can satisfy their personal penchant. Wander through historical villages, enjoy buzzing summer nightlife or relax on picturesque golden beaches
Nestled between Italy and Turkey in the warm waters of the Mediterranean Sea, Greece is the land of enduring myths, sun-soaked mountainous terrains and an impressive classical legacy. Comprising over 2000 islands to explore, as well as a distinctly multicultural mainland, the ancient ruins and volcanic beaches of Greece hold an allure found nowhere else on Earth.
Watch the sunset drape a golden light over the white-washed walls of Santorini, indulge in some traditional Greek meze drizzled in exquisite olive oil in Rhodes, and discover the urban relics of the bustling and bewitching capital, Athens.
A lengthy rugged coastline boasts abundant seafood, fresh ocean breezes and the thrill of water sports. Contrasting a vibrant party scene against elegant silhouettes of ancient history, this lively and welcoming nation provides an escape for travellers of all ages and inclinations and has placed itself firmly at the forefront of classic European getaways. It will capture your imagination, tantalise your senses and leave you with lasting memories.
Did you know
- The amount of people that visit Greece every year is more than the population.
- Athens has been continuously lived in for 7000 years.
- 80% of Greece is covered in mountains.
- The yo-yo was invented in Greece 3000 years ago.
- There are 63 different folk dances in Greece.
Destinations in Greece
"Once you step onto the road, and you don't keep your feet, there's no telling where you might be swept off to" - J.R.R. Tolkien