Savor the beauty of Symi, but seek out the souls living on this Agean island to find its true spirit.
Travel in Greece
Greece is a country in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan Peninsula. It is considered the cradle of Western civilization and has been a crossroad of the Mediterranean and Europe. It is a land full of ancient historic sites, remarkable olive groves, picturesque islands and some of the most beautiful beaches and diverse scenery in the world.
Greece’s capital, Athens, is a bustling city with an abundance of cultural and historical landmarks making a tour of the old city a must. When in Athens be sure to visit the Acropolis which is one of the most well-preserved sites in the world and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Another site not to miss is Ancient Agora.
Foodies will also not be disappointed with Greece. Excellent, fresh food can be found at one of the many great restaurants serving Mediterranean and international cuisine. You can also visit a Greek Orthodox church, climb to ancient cliff-top monasteries or, if you are in the mood for water excursions, take a boat tour or swim in the Aegean Sea. Greece is a mix of modern and ancient, with plenty of things to explore and enjoy.
The remote Meteora Monasteries in the Kalambaka Valley are striking not only for their unusual mountain-top locations but also for the Greek history and traditions that are still present.
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The largest of Greece’s Dodecanese islands, Rhodes, has it all. From historic culture to miles of scenic beauty, there is endless island fun. Here’s what to see and do in Rhodes.
A journey to the 15th Century traditional mountain village of Syrrako, in the Epirus region of northwestern Greece.
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This sprawling Greek metropolis is a haven for creativity and nature lovers. Climb Mount Olympus, enjoy the open-air cafes and more on a trip to the lively Thessaloniki.
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