Greek Travel Guide

CLICK AND READ THE HELPFUL GREEK TRAVEL GUIDES AND ARTICLES BELOW FOR SOME OF THE MOST POPULAR PLACES IN GREECE:
ATHENS, GREECE
SANTORINI, GREECE
MYKONOS, GREECE
CRETE GREECE GUIDE
THESSALONIKI, GREECE
RHODES, GREECE
CORFU, GREECE
KEFALONIA, GREECE




Four Famous Ruins in Athens

One of the most amazing things about visiting Greece, especially Athens, is that you can literally stumble over ancient ruins. Small blocks of marble might be the fo... Read More

The Best Gyro in Greece

pronounced yee-roh. A gyro is a classic Greek dish that is wildly popular here in the US. The primary ingredient is lamb or beef that has been roasted on a vertical ... Read More

The Minoan Sites of Crete

Central Crete is known for its major Minoan sites. The Minoans were a Bronze Age people who once dominated southern Europe. The sites portray a high level of civiliz... Read More

The Fortress Town of Mystras

The fortress town of Mystras in the Peloponnese region of Greece holds captivating ruins of churches, libraries, and palaces. Built in 1249 by the Frankish leader Gu... Read More

An Aerial View of Athens

If it’s one thing you notice about Athens, whether from the airplane or from the streets itself, the city is big. The days of Athens being a smaller town around th... Read More

The Monasteries at the Meteora

Within the Meteora, an area near the Pineios river and Pindus Mountains in central Greece that consists of soaring pillars of smooth rock, are ancient monasteries. 2... Read More

Enjoy the Amazing Views In Fira

The capital of the Greek island of Santorini, Fira is a city known as much for its whitewashed houses as it is for its excellent tourist destinations. While there ar... Read More

Best Thermal Springs in Greece

  When most people visit Greece, they are eager to try the food, sit on the beaches, or take in a bit of ancient history. Aside from the typical activities, tho... Read More

The Benaki Museum in Athens

  Antonis Benakis, the son of Emmanouil Benakis, a wealthy Greek who made his fortune in Egypt and later became Mayor of Athens, founded the Benaki Museum in At... Read More

The Museum of Cycladic Art

The Museum of Cycladic Art in Athens is a modern museum that opened in 1986. Cycladic art can be found elsewhere in Athens (at the National Archaeological Museum) bu... Read More

Hike the Samaria Gorge in Crete

One of the highlights of Western Crete is the Samaria Gorge, located in the Hania region. The Samaria Gorge is Europe’s longest gorge. It begins just below the Oma... Read More