Escape to Greece and capture beauty! | Visit Greece

If you are planning to visit Greece, there are two things that you should definitely bring with you: a high-quality digital camera to capture breathtaking sceneries and a high-capacity memory card to store as many pictures as you can! The destinations described below are only indicative of the uniqueness of Greek landscapes. Although it is hard to choose, here are …

Submerged Greek Cities | Visit Greece

The profound geological changes in Greece and throughout the Mediterranean sometimes resulted in the submergence of entire settlements. On your next visit to Greece explore the following submerged cities by swimming or diving amidst the streets and monuments of a former mainland. In Greece from the prehistoric to the early Byzantine era, numerous submerged ancient sites were found beneath the …

Spring sailing special | CabinCharterGreece.com

A fast sailing experience in the Cyclades. Nine days for €850,- pp sharing a cabin Although the weather can still be challenging in April and may, sailing the Greek island in the spring period can be very interesting. In this period the islands are just starting to get ready for the Summer season. For nature lovers, spring is the best …

Groundwork for to Reconstruction of Stoa of Philip V on Delos is Complete – The National Herald

.entry-header DELOS, Greece – All the preparatory work before reconstruction begins on a major ancient public building on the island of Delos has been completed, the Ministry of Culture announced on Thursday. The reconstruction of the marble Stoa of Philip V is being funded by the Paul and Alexandra Canellopoulos Foundation at a total cost of 550,000 euros, and the work will …

UNESCO World Heritage Sites to Visit in Greece (Photos) | GreekReporter.com

Greece, as the cradle of the occidental civilization, has left a deep imprint in the history of the world not only with concepts and ideas but also with its language. However, there is also physical proof of its impressive past still visible through several archaeological sites, buildings, and monuments. It should not come as a surprise, then, that the country …

Ten Ancient Sites to See in Athens | GreekReporter.com

During the last years, the city of Athens has seen a dramatic transformation towards modernity. It has turned into one the most trendy cities of Europe, offering endless cultural events, exhibitions or concerts every single day and night. Street artists perform everywhere, and some have even left a personal touch of color on different walls around town. However, Athens is; …

Epidaurus Festival performances 2018 | Tornos News

Looking for an extra special summer experience? Why not combine a yacht holiday with a visit to ancient theater of Epidaurus. Festival art director Vangelis Theodoropoulos noted that this year Epidaurus Festival’s schedule was released before that of the Athens Festival to ensure it gets in the hands of visitors from abroad on time. The performances begin on June 29 and …

The Peloponnese has its Own Parthenon (video) | GreekReporter.com

They call it the “Parthenon of the Peloponnese”. The columned temple of Apollo Epicurius is as beautiful as the Parthenon in Athens, as it rises within the sanctuary of Bassae in the mountains of Arcadia, near the border of the Messinia prefecture, and standing 1,130 meters above ground. The temple is one of the best-preserved monuments of classical antiquity, a prime example …

Arachova and Delphi: A cosmopolitan village combined with classical Greek monuments. | Greece Is

A full day trip from Athens to Delphi and Arachova will immerse you in the myths and monuments of classical Greece combined with a modern cosmopolitan mountain village.  Explore the UNESCO-listed archeological site of Delphi with an expert guide and learn how the city was considered the ‘Center of the World’ in ancient Greece. Stand in awe before the dramatically situated …