Happy is the man, I thought, who, before dying, has the good fortune to sail the Aegean sea.Nikos Kazantzakis, Zorba the Greek

Greece Birthplace of Western civilisation, democracy, philosophy (Socrates, Plato and Aristotle), literature and historiography (Homer, Herodotus and Hesiod), drama and comedy (Sophocles, Aeschylus, Euripides and Aristophanes), mathematics (Pythagoras and Euclid), medicine (Hippocrates), architecture (Iktinos and Kallikrates), astronomy (Aristarchus and Archimedes), technology (Antikythera mechanism, the first computer in 80 BC), Olympic Games and many more. All forms of intellectual thought, Greek words and ideas, such as harmony, music, gastronomy, logic, eros, euphoria and many others, reached an epic acme, unique in world history, enriched a multitude of languages and inspired civilisations.

Welcome to Wonderful Greece.There is no place on earth like Greece…

Country Information

Location, Weather and Climate, What to What, What to Bring, Transportation, Currency, Food and Beverage, Shopping, Visa Requirements

Top places to visit

Greece is strategically positioned at the crossroads between the three continents of Europe, Asia and Africa, right in the heart of the Mediterranean

History of Greece

Human habitation in Greece first appeared during the Stone Age (270,000 BC), leading ultimately to the first advanced civilisations in Europe


Greece is the cradle of all Western civilization, tracing its roots to the civilization of Ancient Greece which has evolved over thousands of years, beginning in Mycenaean Greece, continuing most notably into Classical Greece and providing the seminal foundation of modern Western culture.


Great Greek Minds, Greek Mythology Heroes and Gods, Wine Tourism, Best Tips for Yoga Tourism, Traditional Travel Gifts from Greece, Nightlife in Athens, Energy Hotspots, Gourmet Food, Greek Super Foods, Free and Easy in Athens, Famous films shot in Greece and various other insiders’ tips…

You should see the landscape of Greece. It would break your heart.Lawrence Durrell
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