The drama and art that has surrounded Greece persists today. The culture and values of its people are amazing to interact with. Over 15 million tourists are drawn to the country every year. When going on holiday in Greece, youll find that a good chunk of the important attractions are in Athens but the countryside and outlying islands offer as much satisfaction. In this article are the top sights and … [..more]
From the adventure lover to the historically inclined tourist, everyone has something to do in Greece. It has places that are frozen in a different time zone altogether. At the same time, it has places that have the exuberance and the vibrancy of today.
In simple words, Greece is the ultimate tourist destination. And it is also one of the most sought after tourist destinations in the world.
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Piraeus, also known as Peiraeus or Pireas, is a city located in the prefecture of Attica, towards the southern side of Athens. This city’s main attraction is based on the fact that in ancient Greece, it was used as Athens’ main port, and therefore it played a very important role in the city’s life.
Besides than being the port of ancient Athens, Piraeus has been also named port of modern … [..more]
Argos is an ancient Greek city which is part of the prefecture of Argolis, in the region of the Peloponnese. It has four main subdivisions: Kokla, Larissa, Akova, and Timenio. This city has gone through several interesting historical events, and its past is among the main factors which attract tourists to its lands.
During the Mycenaean times, the city of Argos was an important stronghold, and was seen by the … [..more]
In ancient times, Sparta was one of the most important spots in not only Greece, but the entire Europe as well. During such ιpoque, the territory of Sparta would comprehend the regions nowadays known as Messenia and Laconia. Nowadays, only a small portion of that ancient territory continues being called Sparta, an area located towards the northern side of Laconia. Modern Sparta is situated within a fertile plain which allows … [..more]