When you really want to go to Greece

When you really want to go to Greece

Categories: Europe | Travel

In the country of the Hellenes, everything that can be imagined is the best for recreation. Greece can rightly be called a paradise for lovers of blue sky, clear sea water, bright colors, delicious food, warm sand, ancient monuments and charming residents. Dreams come true here both for those who prefer a lazy vacation, and for active travelers.

We have collected the most interesting and beautiful things about this magical country, which has repeatedly inspired poets, artists and writers.

When you really want to go to Greece

When you really want to go to Greece

The Greek islands are considered one of the most beautiful in the world. The blue water that merges with the sky and the creamy softest sand will not leave anyone indifferent. (© pixabay)

When you really want to go to Greece

The whole of Greece is bright colors that look especially festive against the background of the azure sky. (© Marcin Krzyzak / shutterstock)

When you really want to go to Greece

It offers water trips for every taste and budget-from a trip on a small fishing boat to a vacation on a super-modern yacht. (© pixabay)

When you really want to go to Greece

The ancient Greeks were wonderful architects. That is why even now you can admire the preserved historical monuments and be surprised by them. The country of the Hellenes will provide many opportunities for travelers who want to touch the centuries that have long passed. (© V. J. Matthew / shutterstock)

When you really want to go to Greece

This clear water in any weather, houses of all colors of the rainbow on the shore, white fishermen's boats leave an unforgettable impression. (© kostas­gr / shutterstock)

When you really want to go to Greece

Meteora Monasteries are one of the most striking sights of Greece. Six Orthodox monasteries were built on a sandy peak in the XIV-XV centuries and seem to hang in the air. Such a sight takes your breath away. (© Mikadun / shutterstock)

When you really want to go to Greece

The lighthouse on Crete, in Heraklion, is one of the most frequently photographed attractions. It has been preserved since the Venetian period and is part of the fortress that still exists today. (© pixabay)

When you really want to go to Greece

They say that there are absolutely unique street cats in Greece. They are imposing, strong, slender-like the descendants of the ancient Greek gods. Although against the background of such a blue sky, any cat will seem like a king. (© pixabay)

When you really want to go to Greece

In any local souvenir shop, you can disappear for several hours. Such a number of beautiful traditional gifts that you want to take away from here, not a single suitcase can accommodate. (© leoks / shutterstock)

When you really want to go to Greece

The Melissani Cave on the island of Kefalonia is an impossible beauty. A natural cave with a huge hole in the "ceiling", through which bright light penetrates, illuminating the purest lake of bright azure color. It seems that this is where the myths of Ancient Greece originated. (© Piotr Krzes­lak / shutterstock)

When you really want to go to Greece

You can wander endlessly along these narrow streets under the shade of fragrant trees and flowers, in the shade of colorful houses. An ordinary walk in Greece turns into a meditation. (© Anastasios71 / shutterstock)

When you really want to go to Greece

Greek food will also not leave anyone indifferent. Fresh seafood, fragrant vegetables, olives the size of tangerines. And all this with a view of the azure expanse of blue water. (© AS Food stu­dio / shutterstock)

When you really want to go to Greece

The island of Santorini can only be described with the words "fairy tale" and "magic". Ancient myths say that the god Triton, the son of Poseidon and Amphitrite, gave the Argonauts a piece of land from which this island was formed. And according to some legends, Santorini is part of Atlantis. Seeing the colorful rocks and the white walls of elegant houses, it is not difficult to believe it at all. (© leoks / shutterstock)

When you really want to go to Greece

Greece is not only a paradise with a diverse nature and a blue sea spilled all around. Those who are bored just roasting on the beach are waiting for hundreds of excursions to the ancient ruins. (© Nick Pavlakis / shutterstock)

When you really want to go to Greece

The pride of Greece is olives and olives, which ripen under the hot rays of the sun. They make the most delicious and fragrant oil in the world, which the Greeks use in almost every culinary dish. (© lsan­til­li / shutterstock)

When you really want to go to Greece

Sitting in a traditional Greek cafe and sipping iced coffee, enjoying the smells, sounds, views — is a pleasure for which it is worth flying away from home. (© Anna Jedy­nak / shutterstock)

When you really want to go to Greece

And Greek wine, which clearly has a taste of the sun and the Mediterranean sky, will definitely become one of the most vivid impressions. (© Radoslav Stoilov / shutterstock)

When you really want to go to Greece

Greece is the country where you want to return again and again. And most importantly, a luxurious view from the window is always guaranteed here, regardless of the star rating of the chosen hotel. (© Neirfy / shutterstock)

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