Greece Travel Guide
Greece and the Greek islands are the holiday and vacation destination that millions of visitors from all over the world choose to visit each year. Your holidays in Greece will be some of the best and most rewarding that you can ever have in your life. Whether you travel to Greece for the amazing history and archaeological sights, the sandy beaches and crystal clear waters, or the nightlife and entertainment, Greece has it all.
The Greek islands are famous throughout the world and each one is totally unique, providing travellers with a stunning setting as well as a great selection of history, culture, and entertainment. From peaceful and quiet islands with picturesque scenery, to those filled with adventure, activities and nightlife, there will be something for everyone.
The Cyclades islands are home to some of the most famous and popular islands such as Santorini, Mykonos, Naxos, Amorgos, Paros and Andros, to name but a few. With their stunning scenery, gorgeous beaches and great entertainment, these islands are simply ideal for your relaxing summer holidays. The Ionian Islands such as Corfu, Zakynthos and Kefalonia are beautiful islands, full of green nature, glorious beaches and sea and very hospitable and friendly people.
The list of popular Greek islands can go on and on, but with Rhodes, Crete, Poros, Samos and many others to add to the list, your holidays will be full of fun, relaxation, entertainment and adventure. Greece is a country that has a long history spanning back thousands of years. Ancient sites such as the Parthenon on the Acropolis in Athens, or the sacred temple of Delphi are visited by huge numbers of travellers who visit the coutnry every year. Whether it be Olympia, birthplace of the Olympic Games or the ruins of Knossos on the island of Crete, your holidays can very educational as there are so many wonderful archaeological sites and museums that you can visit.
Visitors to Greece will find a huge selection of hotels and accommodation available including hotels of all categories, rooms, studios and apartments to let, as well as other accommodation such as villas and traditional mansions. From private villas to simple furnished rooms, there will be something for everyones budget and requirements.
Greece offers you holidays that you will never forget, and the chance to step back in time and visit this historical and naturally beautiful country. The Greeks have a word, "xenia", which actually means both "stranger" and "guest". So, when you travel to Greece and the Greek islands for your holidays, don't feel like a stranger, because in the eyes of the Greek people, you are a very welcome guest, invited to share and experience all of the magic and beauty that the country has to offer.
This is Greece ... past, present and future. Welcome to the holiday destination of your dreams ....