Places in Greece
Crete is a magical tapestry of splendid beaches, ancient treasures, and landscapes encompassing vibrant cities and dreamy villages, where locals share their traditions, wonderful cuisine and generous spirit. Cuisine If you’re a foodie, you will be in heaven in Crete, where ‘locavore’ is not a trend but a way of life.
On a quest to find the Greek islands of your dreams? Start, here, in the Cyclades (Κυκλάδες; kih-klah-dez). Rugged, sun-drenched outcrops of rock, anchored in azure seas and liberally peppered with snow-white villages and blue-domed churches, this is Greece straight from central casting, with a stellar atmospheric archaeological sites and dozens of postcard-worthy beaches.
Tours and activities
3-Day Classical Greece Tour: Epidaurus, Mycenae, Nafplion, Olympia, Delphi
Visit the three most important archaeological sites from the Classical Greece period on this 3-day tour of Greece from Athens! Traveling with a knowledgeable local guide, passionate about Greek history, your tour incl...
Tips and articles
Finding the right Greek island
With more than 2000 islands, from tiny atolls to Crete, maritime Greece is unmatched for sheer variety...
Top five things to do in Greece in winter
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Greece with children: top experiences
Greece is one of the best countries in the world for travel with children...
Greece’s top five festivals
The Greek calendar is chock-full of festivals, and Greeks are always up for a celebration...