Greece travel info

Travel guide Greece

Greece travel guide is a blog about how to go to Greece with useful infomation about this lovely country.

Greece, also known as Hellas and officially the Hellenic Republic is a country in southeastern Europe, situated on the southern end of the Balkan Peninsula with land borders with Bulgaria, Turkey, Macedonia and Albania. The Aegean Sea lies to the east of mainland Greece, the the Mediterranean Sea to the south and the Ionian Sea to the west.

Greece is a member of the European Union and its Economic and Monetary Union, NATO the European Space Agency, the Black Sea Economic Cooperation Organization and others.

The Hellenic Republic is among the top 30 most popular tourist destinations the world.

Greece is famous not only with its unforgettable landscapes, lovely islands and its natural beauty, but also with its ancient civilization, culture and history and well-developed tourism.

In the recent decades Greece has been visited by millions of tourist, most of which have remained highly impressed by its travel attractions.

If in doubt about when to travel there, consider what you prefer.
If you are looking for privacy, quiet and less crowded places, then you should choose to visit Greece between Easter and mid-June for a vacation. During this season, it will be easier to find a proper hotel or airline tickets.

On the other hand, if you prefer the high season - mid July to late August, you should consider the high temperatures at this time of year that quite often exceed 40 degrees Celsius in most places, and the fact that the most popular tourist attractions in your destination will probably be crowded.

Whenever you choose to travel to Greece and if you like beaches or mountains, winter or summer, relax or parties, Greece will offer you a wide selection of almost everything you can emagine.

Greece Travel Guide

The best places to visit in Greece in our opinion are many.

But we would like to mention some of them here: * Athens - the capital
* Mykonos island
* Rhodes island
* Santorini island
* Crete island
* Zakynthos island
* Thessaloniki - the second largest city in Greece
* Halkidiki peninsula (Chalkidiki)
* Corfu island
* Meteora (Μετέωρα)