Explore Greece

Greece is a country located in Southeast Europe. Situated on the southern tip of the Balkans, Greece is located at the crossroads of Europe, Asia, and Africa. Athens is its largest and capital city.

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Travel in Greece

Meteora a rock formation in central Greece

Meteora, Eastern Orthodox monasteries and rock formation

Santorini Island

Discovering the Greek Islands

The caves of Matala

The Caves of Matala, became famous for the hippies who lived here

Byzantine Castle-Town of Mystras

Byzantine Castle - Town of Mystras

Explore trails on the Greek Islands

Explore trails on the Greek Islands

Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki City, a Greek port city on the Thermaic Gulf

Beautiful Islands in Greece

Rhodes Island in Greece

Rhodes Island, the largest of the Dodecanese islands

Mykonos Town

Mykonos Island, the best party scene in the islands

Milos Island

Milos Island, famous for the statue of Aphrodite

Naxos Island

Naxos Island, the largest of the Cyclades island group

Lefkada Island

Lefkada Island, Ionian Sea

Zakynthos Island

Zakynthos Island with the worldwide famous Navagio beach

Tinos Island in the Aegean Sea

Tinos Island in the Aegean Sea

Karpathos Island in the Aegean Sea

Karpathos Island in the Aegean Sea

Santorini Island in the Aegean Sea

Santorini Island, an Aegean volcanic island

Paxi (or Paxoi) is a beautiful island in the Ionian Sea

Paxi (or Paxoi) island, Ionian Sea

Corfu Island in Greece

Corfu Island, one of the classiest islands in Greece

Samos Island

Samos Island, in the eastern Aegean Sea

Beautiful Beaches in Greece

Seitan Limania Beach

Seitan Limania Beach, Chania Crete Island

Navagio Beach in Zakynthos Island

Navagio Beach, Zakynthos Island

Elafonisos Island in Greece

Elafonissos Beach, Chania Crete Island

Sarakiniko Beach, Milos Island

Sarakiniko Beach, Milos Island

Porto Katsiki Beach

Porto Katsiki Beach, Lefkada Island

Myrtos Beach, Greece

Myrtos Beach, Kefalonia Island

Lalaria Beach Skiathos Island

Lalaria Beach, Skiathos Island

Ornos Beach

Ornos Beach, Mykonos Island

Faliraki Beach Resort, Rhodes

Faliraki Beach, Rhodes Island

Possidi Cape, Chalkidiki

Possidi Cape, Chalkidiki, a sandbar that stretches deep into the sea

Matala Beach in Crete Island

Matala Beach in Crete Island

Mylopotamos Beach, Pelion Mountain

Mylopotamos Beach, Pelion Mountain

Athens the Capital of Greece, the historic capital of Europe

Akropolis of Athens

Akropolis of Athens, UNESCO World Heritage Site

Ermou Street Road in Athens, Greece

Athens City Center, Ermou a commercial avenue

Mount Lycabettus

Mount Lycabettus, a Cretaceous limestone hill

Greek guards or “Evzones”

Greek guards or “Evzones”

Monastiraki Neighborhood in Athens

Monastiraki Flea Market, located in downtown Athens

Porch Of The Maidens

Erechtheion was built between 421 and 406 BC

Hellenic Parliament

Hellenic Parliament, overlooking Syntagma Square in Athens

Acropolis Museum

Acropolis Museum, from the Greek Bronze Age to Roman and Byzantine Greece

Ancient Agora of Athens

Ancient Agora, located to the northwest of the Acropolis

Panathenaic Stadium

The Panathenaic Stadium or Kallimarmaro

Athens–Piraeus Electric Railways

Athens–Piraeus Electric Railways

Syntagma Square

Syntagma Square, the central square of Athens

Beautiful & Gorgeous Small Towns in Greece

Old Town of Corfu

Old Town of Corfu, UNESCO World Heritage Site

Rethymno Town

Rethymno Town, the Venetian Harbor

Nafplion Town in Greece

Nafplio Town, a seaport town in the Peloponnese

Chania Town

Chania Town, northwest coast of the Greek island of Crete

Parga Town

Parga Town, a picture-perfect beach town

Nafpaktos Town

Nafpaktos Town of the district of Aitoloakarnania

Ermoupoli Town

Ermoupoli Town, municipality on the island of Syros

Mitilini City in Greece

Mitilini Town, the capital of the Greek island of Lesbos

Skopelos Island in the Aegean Sea

Skopelos Town, a traditional small town on the north of the island

Halki, Chalki, Greece

Halki, Chalki

Galaxidi Town

Galaxidi, a small seaside town

Makrinitsa Village in Greece

Makrinitsa Village, the balcony of Mt. Pelion

Ancient Greece, history, mythology, art and architecture

Apollo Temple - Portara

Apollo Temple - Portara, a scenic point looking over the city & sea

Ancient Corinth

Ancient Corinth, a historic site in Greece

Sanctuary of Asklepios at Epidaurus

Ancient Theatre of the Asklepieion at Epidaurus

Temple of Athena Lindia

Temple of Athena Lindia, a sanctuary in Lindos

Odeon of Herodes Atticus

Odeon of Herodes Atticus, a stone Roman theater structure

Temple of Olympian Zeus

The Temple of Olympian Zeus, also known as the Olympieion

Mycenae, prehistoric Greek city in the Peloponnese

Archaeological site of Mycenae, near Mykines in Argolis

Archaeological Site of Olympia

Archaeological Site of Olympia, hosted the original Olympic Games

Temple of Poseidon, Sounion

The ancient temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion

Knossos

Knossos, Bronze Age archaeological site

Delos Island

Delos, the mythological birthplace of Apollo

Archaeological Site of Delphi

Archaeological Site of Delphi

Useful Travel Tips for Greece

Greek salad

Greek Food

Greek mythology

Greek Mythology

Greek alphabet Language writing system

Greek Alphabet

List of museums in Greece

Greek Museums

Ouzo a dry anise-flavoured aperitif

Drinks you must try

Archaeological Site of Delphi

Archaeology of Greece

Transport in Greece, Travel around the country

Athens Metro

Athens Metro, 3 lines

Travelling by train

Travel by Train

Cruise Ships

Greece & Greek Isles Cruises

Getting a taxi in Athens

Getting a taxi in Athens

Olympic Air

Travel by Plane, Olympic Airlines

The Little Train Of Pelion

The Little Train of Mt. Pelion

Greek Cuisine, Traditional Greek Foods You Must Eat

Baklava (Μπακλαβάς) Pastry

Baklavas

Feta Cheese

Feta Cheese

Souvlaki

Souvlaki

Greek Olive Oil

Greek Olive Oil

Greek Coffee

Greek Coffee

Greek salad

Greek Salad (Choriatiki)

Greek olives

Greek Olives

Spanakopita

Spanakopita

Gyros

Tzatziki

Tzatziki