A land of ancient mythology and archeological wonder, Greece is one of the most influential countries in global history. With an astoundingly long list of famous people - Homer, Aristotle and Alexander the Great – and a profound impact on all facets of modern society, from language to politics, it’s clear how the country came to be known as the ‘Cradle of Democracy’. Today, Greece lures travellers with its exotic landscape, beautiful islands, and lively culture.
For foodies, Greek cuisine is a mouthwatering showcase of mediterranean ingredients, while beach lovers can bathe in the Aegean’s crystalline waters and bake on its golden sand. From the streets of historic Athens, to the peak of Mount Olympus and across to the white-washed buildings of Mykonos, every corner of Greece radiates charm and tradition. Click here to learn more about when is the best time to visit Greece.