Fascinating places in Greece captivated many travellers

Known for a lot of ancient monuments, beautiful villages, sunny beaches, delicious food and friendly atmosphere, Greece has long been on the list of top tourist destinations in Europe. Greece is made up of a mountainous mainland and hundreds of islands that every country brings its own beauty, beautiful scenery, unique historical sites, bustling nightlife and interesting cultural festivals.

Let's we explore the fascinating places in Greece captivated many travellers.

1. Santorini

Santorini is a island of Greece

Santorini is a volcanic island in the Cyclades group of the Greek islands. It is famous for its dramatic views, stunning sunsets, the white-washed houses, and its very own active volcano. Fira, the capital of Santorini, is a marriage of Venetian and Cycladic architecture, whose white cobblestone streets bustle with shops, tavernas, hotels and cafes, while clinging on the edge of the 400 meter (1,300 ft) high cliffs.

2.Parthenon, Acropolis

Parthenon in Greece

The Parthenon is the most beautiful architectural works located on the top of the Acropolis, Greece. The temple was built in 477 BC and was completed in the year 432 BC. The temple with columns surrounding corridors, including eight main sides and seventeen columns on either side of the column is built entirely from marble Pentelic bright, own roof and ceilings are carved from cypress wood smells fragrant. Every year this place attracts a large number of tourists to visit.

3. Mykonos

Mykonos in Greece

Located in the southeast, Mykonos is one of the most famous island of Greece. The architecture here is characterized by all the homes in the town center are painted white with dark blue window in blue and red flower truss hanging on the balcony. Evening is the most wonderful moment of Mykonos when the lights are lit almost simultaneously from the house, restaurants, beaches ... The delicious food, beautiful beaches, refreshing moments immersed in election fresh air has turned the place into an ideal destination for honeymoon couples.

4. Meteora

Meteora in Greece

If you have the opportunity to Greece, travelers should not ignore Meteora, large monastery complex is built on natural sandstone mountains in northwest Thessaly, Pinios river and Pindus Mountains of Greece. Greek, Meteora means "suspended in the air" because they are all located on towering rocky peaks. Today, the up and down aisles Meteora monasteries have been improvements, there were stairs carved into the rock and no longer use the rope ladder should issue travel is no longer a concern for many visitors. Guests can visit the monastery at any time during the year, but should avoid the period from July to October because the moment a very high amount of visitors.

5. Delphi Theater

Delphi theater in Greece

In ancient times, Delphi is a symbol of Greek religion and is where Apollo. With 35 seats, bow shaped stacking stone theater can hold up to 5,000 people came to enjoy the contest, read poetry, performing music in the regular Festival takes place here.

6. Samaria

Samaria in Greece

Samaria is the longest Gorge in Europe with located in the southwest of the island of Crete. Every year there are more than 2 million visitors come here for sightseeing, walking through the pine forests, ancient pine forests. Samaria is longer than 16 km and it takes from 4 to 7 new language goes off.

7. Lindos

Lindos in Greece

Lindos is one of the first ancient city of Rhodos and is now the most famous village in Greece by the Acropolis on the high peaks and the White House is decorated quite charming with the green door and pink paper flowers is located halfway the slope of the mountain. Not far from the center of the village are two beautiful beach Lindos and Saint Pauls.

8.Mystra town

Mystra town in Greece

As the power center of the empire Byzantyne, Mystras town have outstanding architecture from the Middle Ages. Urban landscapes are influenced by many different cultures, from Latin and Byzantine Empire to Venice and Turkey. Today, the ruins of this medieval history retains the remnants of space history between ancient unspoiled nature and is recognized by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage.

Wish you have a fun and happy trip to Greece !!!

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