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Metsovo

Epirus

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Attica

Nafplio

Peloponnese

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Florina

Macedonia

Xanthi

Thrace

Zagori

Epirus

Trikala

Thessaly

Karpenisi

Central Greece

Dimitsana

Peloponnese

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Attica

Athens

A journey through time

Epirus

Ioannina

A journey in a magical land

Metsovo

The jewel of Epirus

Parga

The Riviera of the Epirus Region

Syvota

The Ionian fjord!

Peloponnese

Dimitsana

A legendary escape in every sense of the word

Kalamata

The natural beauty of Messinia with the indented shores, sandy beaches, forested mountains and fertile valleys, coexists with significant archaeological monuments.

Kalavryta

An action-packed destination

Nemea

A fascinating wine tourism destination

Stemnitsa

A Traditional Gem on the Slope of Mount Mainalo

Vytina

Τhe fir-covered gem of Mainalo Mountain

Thrace

Xanthi

The noble Lady of Thrace

Argosaronic

Samothrace

The island of the Great Gods

Hydra

The noble island in the Argosaronic Gulf

View from above of a small bay with small boats surrounded by a traditional settlement with red roofs.

Cyclades

Amorgos

The island of the film “Le Grand Bleu”

Large white church on high cliffs above the sea

Ios

White houses densely built on the slope of a small hill. At the top 3 small churches.

Kea

Picturesque settlement at the top of a hill. Tiled houses with some trees in between. In the background is the sea.

Tinos

The handmade island of the Cyclades

Dodecanese

Kos

sky, blue  green sea, rocks

Nisyros

Τhe island of wild beauty

Symi

A Fairytale-like Island

sea, boat, port, village

Tilos

Intriguing Landscapes

Ionian

Ithaca

Worldwide famous as the home of Odysseus, Ithaca symbolises the return to the haven, the discovery and the fulfillment.

Sporades

Alonnisos

Enjoy nature in all its splendour!

Skopelos

Luxuriant vegetation with a Hollywood flair

Large white church with a dome and stone roof with a smaller church and stairs on a rock above the sea.
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EXHIBITIONS

Kallos. The Ultimate Beauty

MUSEUM OF CYCLADIC ART / ATHENS
EXHIBITIONS

Greece Demands its Historical Art Gallery

NATIONAL GALLERY / ATHENS
MUSIC

CosmoClassical

MUNICIPAL OBSERVATORY / KAVALA
EXHIBITIONS

Revolution '21 Reframed

NATIONAL HISTORICAL MUSEUM / ATHENS
EXHIBITIONS

Portals

FORMER PUBLIC TOBACCO FACTORY / ATHENS
EXHIBITIONS

The House of Memory

THE GHIKA GALLERY / ATHENS
EXHIBITIONS

Figurine

DIACHRONIC MUSEUM OF LARISSA / LARISA
EXHIBITIONS

Daisies

KATSIGRAS MUSEUM / LARISA
EXHIBITIONS

Theophilos: The Evzone of Painting

B&M THEOCHARAKIS FOUNDATION / ATHENS
EXHIBITIONS

1821 The battle of the square

NATIONAL HISTORICAL MUSEUM / ATHENS

Fun Facts;

Greece has more archaeological museums than any other country in the world; in-fact they are around 196!

The first philosopher is considered to be Thales of Miletus (c. 624 – 425 B.C.). He is credited as giving the first explanation for the origin of the world that was not mythological.

Greece has historically engaged in wine making. Take for example Dionysus, the son of Zeus, the God of the grape-harvest, winemaking and wine. His face is seen today on the sommelier’s pin which is a symbol of respect to wine’s contribution throughout history.

The species and subspecies of the native plants in Greece are about 6,000, almost as much as 50% of the native plants of Europe! Greece covers as much as 6% of the Mediterranean Peninsula but has 26% of the Mediterranean Flora!

Did you know that Greece is the 4th largest cheese producer worldwide. Greeks eat 28 kg per capita per year. And guess what, mostly feta cheese!

Did you know that Greece is the third largest producer of olive oil in the world? Greeks have cultivated olive trees since antiquity. Some of the olive trees that are still producing olives, date back to the thirteenth century.

700 plant species of Greece are endemic, meaning that they may be found only in Greece; approximately 20% of those are aromatic or medicinal plants.

An old Greek legend says that when God created the world, he sifted all the soil onto the earth through a strainer. After every country had good soil, he tossed the stones left in the strainer over his shoulder and created Greece.

Greece' s official name is Hellenic Republic. However Greeks call their country Hellas or Hellada.

Did you know that in Greece you can enjoy mountain skiing with a sea view?

Crete's history as well as the inhabitants' personality were affected by the island's mountainous landscape.

Greece's national drink is ouzo. Ouzo is a dry anise-flavoured aperitif. Cheers, "stin igia mas" in Greek!

No part of Greece is more than 137km from the sea.

Did you know that Greece has the biggest EU consumption of olive oil per capita, with around 12 kg per person per year?

Do you know what rakomelo is? It is a Cretan hot cocktail! A delicious mixture of honey, spices and the alcoholic beverage tsikoudia. Bottoms up!

Did you know that Epirus is the most mountainous territory of Greece and the poorest in the EU; however it has a unique natural wealth!

Greece is a leading producer of sea sponges.

About 7% of all the marble produced worldwide comes from Greece.

Crete, Greece’s largest island and birthplace of the Minoan Civilisation, is the most southern one, except for the little island of Gavdos!

Did you know that Greece is the third largest producer of olive oil in the world? Greeks have cultivated olive trees since antiquity. Some of the olive trees that are still producing olives date back to the thirteenth century.

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