Greece! A beautiful Mediterranean country, located in southeastern Europe. Greece lies at the meeting point of three continents - Europe, Asia and Africa. It has one of the longest histories of any country, and is considered the cradle of Western civilization. In Greece, we have plentry of sun, countless islands and lots, lots of wine!
- "Geia mas!"
Things we are proud of:
You know the saying "Healthy mind in a healthy body"?
Well, we said that! And we've said, done, made and introduced a lot more things during the centuries!
Tourism is an idea created by the Greeks. Millions of people around the world visit Greece, any time of the year.
We made tragedy and comedy, but our oldest art form is hospitality. The stranger for the Greeks is sacred, welcomed, accepted, cherished, remembered.
Music, dance, food and friendship are never far away. Just give it a try, and you'll see what we mean.
Greece has been inspiration for many artists, poets and writters of the world. These are their words.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is just opinion.
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
I am not afraid of an army of lions led by a sheep; I am afraid of an army of sheep led by a lion.
Some wise wise words from our ancestors...
The Ancient Greek word philosophia was probably coined by Pythagoras and literally means "love of wisdom" or "friend of wisdom".
The isles of Greece, the isles of Greece, where burning Sappho loved and sang.
The ultimate violet light which makes everything Greek seem holy, natural and familiar.
Not magnitude, not lavishness, but form, harmony and the site.
Navagio Beach (aka Shipwreck Beach)
The most well known beach of Zakynthos. It's also a famous BASE jumping location.