Most travellers to Greece are taken aback by the wide diversity of attractions, scenery and cultural offerings. With 15 different regions, Greece has something for every type of traveller - 17 million visitors in 2007 can't be wrong!
Warm and friendly locals, delicious food, stunning beaches, and an incredibly rich history - there's no reason not to visit the amazing country of Greece! Book a holiday to Greece with Direct Flights for the best travel packages and cheap airfare!
Greece is located in Southern Europe, extending from the Balkan Peninsula along to the Aegean, Ionian and Mediterranean Seas. Most travellers to Greece are taken aback by the wide diversity of attractions, scenery and cultural offerings. With 15 different regions, Greece has something for every type of traveller - 17 million visitors in 2007 can't be wrong!
Plan a trip to Greece during April to October when the climate is mild and pleasant. For a cheap holiday to Greece, click on Direct Flights and book discount travel packages, including airfare and accommodation.
The capital city of
Athens is the birthplace of Classical Greece and gives this city a wonderfully ancient atmosphere, especially with its well-preserved buildings and structures dating back to the 4th and 5th centuries. The most famous of these Greek structures is the Acropolis of Athens, which houses the Parthenon and the Temple of Athena.
To experience firsthand those famous whitewashed homes and blue-domed churches overlooking a stretch of sparkling blue sea, visit the Cycladic Islands, which include the islands of Mykonos and
Santorini. Santorini, in particular, is believed to have the remnants of the mystical city of Atlantis.
The Greek island of Corfu, located in the Ionian Islands, is a popular travel destination for many European travellers looking for a short holiday, and is the absolute Mecca for the international backpacker scene throughout the summer. Corfu's year round warm Mediterranean weather and excellent holiday facilities, like renowned hostel, the Pink Palace, not to mention picturesque beaches, tiny villages, beautiful country and amazing nightlife, are a massive draw for tour groups and group holidays.
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