The land of Gaia, of Zeus and Pandora. Greece has it all; history, mythology, culture, nature and a delicious cuisine. From the Mountain of the Gods to the city of Athina, Goddess of wisdom and war. And then there are nice beaches, which we often skip.
Where is Greece?
Located in southern Europe, Greece forms an irregular-shaped peninsula in the Mediterranean with two additional large peninsulas projecting from it: the Chalcidice and the Peloponnese. It’s neighbours are Turkey, Bulgaria, North Macedonia and Albania.
Is Greece safe?
Greece is a very safe country to travel to. Tourists are unlikely to experience any crime or violence. The only concern is petty crime on the streets.
Do I need a visa for Greece?
It depends on the country you are from. Check here if you need a visa to travel to Greece.
One of my favourite writers is Herodotos (writer of ‘The Histories’), but even more do I love stories about him. Like the travels of Herodotos by Ryszard Kapuschinsky, definitely my second best book (after The Hobbit by J.r.r. Tolkien). In this book Kapushinksy...