Located in Eastern Europe, Greece is a travel destination that has it all. Whether you are looking for a family holiday, a romanic getaway, a honeymoon destination or a city break there is something for everyone. Soak up the history surrounding the ancient city of Athens, relax on the Greek Islands’ beaches or challenge yourself to a hike up Mount Olympus.
Whatever you view as your perfect holiday, with the fantastic summer weather in Greece, incredibly tasting fresh food and lively evening entertainment, you are all but guaranteed to have a holiday experience where your memories will last a lifetime.
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One of the toughest choices with planning a visit to Greece is choosing which towns and cities to visit – you are spoilt for choice! If you are unsure about where to head in Greece and are looking for a little inspiration, we have compiled a list of some of our favourite Greek destinations.
Santorini forms part of the Cyclades Islands located in the Aegean Sea. Famous for its sea views, sunsets and blue domed rooftops within the 2 main towns of Fira and Oia, the volcanic island of Santorini is stunning and often stated as one of the top holiday destinations in the world. Perfect for a romantic getaway.
Athens is the capital city of Greece and one of the world’s oldest cities. With a vast number of historic monuments to explore including the Acropolis and Parthenon there are many areas of this 5th Century BC city to enjoy. Athens is the perfect Greek city break destination at the top of many holidaymakers lists.
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Greece offers so many exciting places to visit for holidaymakers. Whether you are seeking sun-soaked coastal regions of mainland Greece like Halkidi, islands destinations like Corfu and Santorini or cities like Athens be sure to buy yourself a good travel guide. With the latest information on the best places to visit, eat and drink along with local tips and tricks, don’t leave home without one.
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The Capital City of Greece is Athens, located on the south eastern tip of mainland Greece.