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Greek History & Culture

Golden-sand beaches and eternal sunshine are not all that Greece is known for. In fact, some of the biggest characteristics of Greece are its vast history and wealthy culture that has been formed through the passing of thousands of years. Even if you’re not a history buff, you cannot stand unmoved before Greece’s ancient ruins and cultural artifacts.

The famous Acropolis Hill in Athens, Naxos’ Portara, Crete’s Knossos Palace, the sites that are included in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites list, and all the fascinating museums and galleries the country is brimful with are good enough reasons to make you explore a past world full of glam and glory! Here, you will get a taste of the monuments, archaeological ruins, and cultural sights you can visit during your trip to Greece!

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What makes Greece a unique destination is not only the bright sunshine and crystal-clear waters of its beaches, but it is also the rich history and fascinating culture that provide its visitors with a wealth of things to do, see, and experience. Here are some posts that will bring you closer to Greek culture and make you realize the greatness of the country! Don't waste another minute before exploring this mystical world!
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The White Tower: The story of Thessaloniki's Symbol
About 500 km north of Athens, Thessaloniki welcomes travelers who want to wander around, explore, get to know the ancient and modern side of the co-ca...
The Temple of Olympian Zeus in Athens
The violet-crowned city of Athens counts thousands of years of age, carrying a world of history and culture on its shoulders, two elements that are ev...
The Parthenon; 12 Fascinating Facts
The almost 2,500-year-old Parthenon inspires and bewitches. Who could remain unaffected by its pediments and columns, its reverential view over t...
The Panathenaic Stadium In Athens: History & Visit Guide
One of Athens's most significant archaeological sites lies right at the city's heart, waiting to be explored. Here you will find all details about the...
White & Blue: The Iconic Colors of the Greek Islands
World-famous destinations, such as Mykonos and Santorini, are instantly recognizable in photographs thanks to their distinctive architecture. Influenc...
Ancient Greek Mythology: Olympian Gods, Tales & Daily Life Facts
Every time we think of Greek mythology, we think of terrifying creatures and heroic battles. Additionally, images of idealized figures and sometime...
The Most Fascinating Greek Ruins
Do you plan on visiting Greece for its staggering ancient history and culture, but you don’t know which archaeological sites and Greece attractions ...
The Most Popular Landmarks In Greece
Greece has an amazing history full of great conquerors, philosophers, and a naval empire so large that it crisscrossed the globe. This is a look at th...
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