Greece

Greece Destination Guide

A country that has given us thousands of postcard-perfect images yet still impossible to fully capture, Greece is a heady mix of landscapes, cultures and activities. Situated at the southernmost part of Europe, it offers up an intoxicating blend of warm vibrant sunshine, crystal clear waters and long sandy beaches with its spotless white villages, rustic tavernas and ancient sites adding to the historic and romantic atmosphere of island life. Every year Greece tops the charts as a key destination to visit and with such delights to sample it is not hard to see why, with many people flocking to it for its deep historical roots and fascinating heritage and others going simply to enjoy its bustling nightlife and scorching sun. A further attraction is that cheap Greece holidays are available throughout the year. Greece is not a destination that will break the bank.

There are so many Greek islands to choose from its impossible to name them all but one thing is certain – a holiday in Greece offers amazing variety. Each of its main islands enjoys its own unique personality and charm. Rhodes or Zante holidays are perfect for a family holiday, while also attracting the younger generation for their lively nightlife. Or why not try the buzzing and youthful resorts in Kos or Mykonos. Couples looking for a quiet and secluded stay should try the scenic delights of Paxos, Ithaca or Meganissi. And if it’s the full Greek experience you’re after then look no further than the peace and quiet of Samos or Thassos. But it’s not all lazing around and tranquil walks. Greece holidays can be as action-packed as you want. Incredible boat trips showcasing the best of the islands and high-speed watersports are also available in most resorts.

Temperatures in Greece are always pleasant throughout the year, with July and August seeing the most of the scorching sun and tourists. From ancient times to modern day, Greece is a mesmerising country, one where you will always be welcomed warmly by the locals who are extremely proud of their land – both past and present. Greece is the ideal getaway destination and one that should be fully explored by all who visit.