Food and Drink
Greece is well-known for its production of olives and olive oil widely used in salads & cooking. Whether you are a seafood lover or a vegetarian, Greece has a lot to offer! Local specialties include tzatziki, moussaka and a favorite fast food, the mouth-watering Souvlaki, a delicious skewered meat served in a pita bread with tzatziki. Besides food, local drinks of Greece include wines, beers, ouzo, and raki.
The overwhelming hospitality of Greeks is incompatible across the globe. Greeks are extremely generous when inviting others; they exchange a lot of gifts typically a cake and wine when visiting their friends. Greeks pride themselves on FILOTIMO a concept to connote friendliness & hospitality. You will feel the joy of meeting Greeks, who will always appreciate your presence.
Greece is famous for its turquoise waters and breathtaking sandy beaches. Whether you are looking for an organized beach with sunbeds, umbrellas, beach bars and tavernas where you can party all day long or more secluded beaches with a peaceful environment to sunbathe and read your book, Greece has it all. It hosts some of the best beaches in Europe and offers activities like diving, kite surfing and boat renting suitable for all age groups!
Greece hosts many worth seeing historical sites worth visiting. If you are a lover of ancient architecture, Greece is surely an incredible attraction for you! Greece is the home to many intellectuals, from Alexander The Great to Aristotle The Philosopher and much more who have left a remarkable mark in the country.
Greek islands are in fact a heaven on the earth with their glorious beauty of deep blue waters and white and blue houses. The majestic beauty of Santorini is worth seeing where the whitewashed houses are perched on the cliff of the volcano. You can also enjoy many outdoor activities like kite surfing; rock climbing, hiking and diving on the beautiful Greek Islands and stunning landscapes that will make your holiday unforgettable.
If you are looking for a vacation at a reasonable price, Greece is an ideal destination for you! The cost of living and the cost of accommodation and food in Greece is less expensive as compared to other parts of Europe. Whether you are looking for a luxurious honeymoon package or a reasonable family holiday, Greece has all to offer in one go.
Greece has a vibrant nightlife with the hustle and bustle everywhere. There are many great destinations for clubbing that includes luxury bars to enjoy cocktails and dancing till dawn. One of the most popular places for partying is the island of Mykonos with the best beach parties and nightclubs. So, if you are a night owl, Greece welcomes you to enjoy your nightlife!
The weather in Greece is nice most of the year with mild temperatures during winter, and the sun shining most of the days. The best time to visit Greece is during shoulder season April- June, and September – October when both prices and weather are good. You will greatly enjoy the beauty of Greece all year round.
Greeks are famous for their hospitality and kind-heartedness towards friends and strangers. If you are looking for new friends in a metropolitan city or an island, Greece is the best place for enhancing your social life!