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Greece and the Greek islands are easily one of the most unique and beautiful travel destinations in the world. There are so many stunning locations you can visit including lots of absolutely gorgeous islands, as well as many great places on the mainland as well. Discover just how beautiful Greece is and why so many people keep returning year after year.

On AroundGreece.com you will find everything you need to plan and organise your holidays to Greece including destination guides for all of the Greek islands and mainland regions, hotels and accommodation, entertainment, activities and sports, tourist attractions, transport and much more. Stunning landscapes, magnificent archaeological sites, golden sandy beaches, deep blue and turquoise seas, delicious cuisine, and so much more is waiting for you when you arrive.


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 ....

Popular Greek island destinations

Santorini Greece

Santorini


One of the most famous Greek islands, Santorini is the place chosen by thousands of visitors who come to enjoy the unique scenery, beautiful sunsets and much more .....

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Corfu Greece

Corfu


The Ionian island of Corfu is one of exceptional charm and beauty and provides a fantastic holiday destination for all the family that is ideal for visiting any time of the year .....

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Rhodes Greece

Rhodes


Rhodes is the largest of the Dodecanese islands and is one that has much to offer visitors. You'll find great beaches, interesting places to visit and lots more .....

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Mykonos Greece

Mykonos


The island of Mykonos is another of the most famous Greek islands and is a very popular destination for visitors who want to enjoy the great beaches and entertainment .....

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Popular Greek mainland destinations

Athens Greece

Athens


Athens is the capital city of Greece and is one of the most historic cities in Europe, with lots of archaeological sites and museums offering a glimpse into the past .....

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Magnesia Greece

Magnesia


The region of Magnesia is home to the splendid Pelion peninsula, which is one of the most beautiful parts of Greece, and is ideal for year round holidays and travel .....

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Lakonia Greece

Lakonia


The picturesque county of Lakonia is the southern most part of the Peloponnese and is home to a great selection of beautiful destinations for holidays by the sea .....

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Fokida Greece

Fokida


In Central Greece you will find the county of Fokida, part of the Parnassos mountain region and also where you will find the famous archaeological site of ancient Delphi .....

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Organizing your holidays to Greece

Hotels Greece

Hotels


You will find a huge selection of hotels and accommodation all over Greece and the Greek islands ranging from simple apartments and rooms to private villas and suites .....

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Ferry Tickets in Greece

Ferry Tickets


Travelling around the beautiful Greek islands is a truly unique experience, so if you are planning on a little island hopping, then make sure you book your ferry tickets .....

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Car Hire in Greece

Car Hire


The best way to see Greece is by car, as it means you are able to plan your own routes and travel to specific locations at your own pace. Renting a car is the best option .....

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Flights to Greece

Flights


Most visitors to Greece will travel by air. There are a number of international and domestic airports located all around Greece and the islands where you can arrive .....

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Activities and things to do in Greece

Sailing in Greece

Sailing


Greece is the best destination for those who want to enjoy a sailing holiday. With so many beautiful Greek islands, you can enjoy wonderful sailing holidays in Greece .....

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Diving in Greece

Diving


There are lots of wonderful destinations all around Greece where you can enjoy scuba diving. The crystal blue and turquoise waters are the ideal place for diving .....

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Climbing in Greece

Climbing


Greece is a very mountainous country, and there are lots of destinations you can visit across the mainland and also the islands that are ideal for climbing activities .....

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Trekking in Greece

Trekking


Greece is a paradise for those who enjoy the outdoors and trekking. There are lots of wonderful routes that you can follow and enjoy the Greek countryside .....

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