Greece


The Best of Halkidiki On A Bike (Greece) 880 , 8 Days

The Best of Halkidiki On A Bike (Greece)

This bike trip will take you on an enchanting journey along the legendary and mythic Halkidiki...
From Rodopi Mountains to Halkidiki Seashore (Bulgaria & Greece) 860 , 9 Days

From Rodopi Mountains to Halkidiki Seashore (Bulgaria & Greece)

Enjoy a great cycling trip combining mountain and seashore cycling in charming Bulgaria and sunny...
Crete - Gorges of the South-West 565 , 8 Days

Crete - Gorges of the South-West

Endless views over the deep blue Libyan sea whilst walking along Europe’s most impressive...
Messinia Coastal Biking Tour 840 , 8 Days

Messinia Coastal Biking Tour

If you are looking for a biking holiday that includes extraordinary beaches with incomparable blue...
Crete - Walking from Coast to Coast 540 , 8 Days

Crete - Walking from Coast to Coast

Discover “unspoiled Crete” while following walking paths through wild flowers, lush...
Laconia Coastal Biking Tour 840 , 8 Days

Laconia Coastal Biking Tour

Explore the beautiful South-East part of Peloponnese, Laconia, with a bike trip that combines the...
Eastern Crete Cycling Tour 940 , 8 Days

Eastern Crete Cycling Tour

Crete is rightly considered to be one of the most beautiful destinations in Greece. And this tour...

Musala, Vihren and Mitikas - the three giants of the Balkans

The Balkan Peninsula is a paradise for the mountaineer. There are dozens of mountains and hundreds...

Self guided walking in Naxos and Santorini

Discover two of the most beautiful islands of the Cyclades in one trip: Santorini and Naxos....

Athens and Saronic islands by bike

The perfect combination of island hopping around the beautiful Greek islands and an adventurous...

Along the Via Egnatia. From Durres to Istanbul

This tour is unique, due to the fact that it follows the real footsteps and trail of Alexander the...

Little Known Balkans - Bulgaria, N. Macedonia, Albania, Greece

Explorer the historic heritage and cultural diversity of the lands, once ruled by the Macedonian...

Greek Getaway: Your Dream Holiday in Greece

Greece is a popular destination for holidaymakers from all over the world. From its stunning beaches to its ancient ruins, Greece offers something for everyone. In this article, we'll take a closer look at what makes a holiday in Greece so special and why you should consider visiting this beautiful country.

One of the main reasons people choose Greece as their holiday destination is for its breathtaking natural beauty. With its crystal-clear waters and golden sand beaches, Greece is a paradise for sun-seekers. There are hundreds of beaches to choose from, each with its own unique character and charm. Whether you prefer a secluded cove or a bustling resort, you're sure to find a beach that suits your taste.

Another reason to visit Greece is for its rich history and culture. Greece is home to some of the world's most famous archaeological sites, including the Acropolis in Athens and the ancient city of Olympia. These sites offer a glimpse into the country's fascinating past and are a must-visit for history buffs.

Of course, no visit to Greece is complete without sampling its delicious cuisine. Greek food is known for its fresh, healthy ingredients and bold flavors. From classic dishes like moussaka and souvlaki to lesser-known delicacies like stuffed grape leaves and feta cheese, there's no shortage of delicious food to try in Greece.

But perhaps the best thing about a holiday in Greece is the warmth and hospitality of its people. Greeks are known for their friendly and welcoming nature, and they go out of their way to make visitors feel at home. Whether you're staying in a hotel or a small guesthouse, you're sure to receive a warm welcome and plenty of recommendations for things to see and do in the local area.

So if you're looking for a holiday destination that offers sun, sea, culture, and great food, Greece should be at the top of your list. With its stunning natural beauty, rich history, and warm hospitality, it's no wonder that millions of people visit Greece every year. Book your holiday today and discover all that this amazing country has to offer.

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