Greece and its islands have attracted droves of tourists from every part of the world for decades, the mainland and the islands offer impressive attractions that few are able to resist. The varied landscapes, beautiful beaches, vibrant resorts, great cuisine, archeological sites and the endless days of sunshine, make Greece an alluring destination. The country consists of a mountainous mainland and thousands of islands where each is unique and offers its own brilliant historic sites, cultural delights and flowing landscapes.
With its numerous islands, Greece can be overwhelming when it comes to choosing which island to visit. Santorini is one of the most popular islands to explore and is one of the most striking among the Cyclades group of islands with its stunning cliff clinging villages, majestic Venetian Castles, verdant wine regions and glorious sunsets. Mykonos is also a part of the Cyclades and if you are a party animal, this is where the sizzling nightlife never ends. Historical buffs will definitely find Rhodes very impressive with its ancient ruins such as the Colossus of Rhodes, which is among the Seven Ancient Wonders. It is also one of the most picturesque islands and boasts some of the worlds best historic sites.
It is impossible to list all the great islands you can visit in Greece, as they are endless, there is so much to see and things to do; including site seeing, trekking, walking, nightlife and cuisine. Then there’s Athens, the capital city which gives you a window into the past. Whether you want a relaxed holiday among the glorious beaches, an island hopping experience or a historical tour, Greece won’t disappoint.