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Amazing Destinations

Shallow blue sea and a girl in a swimsuit enters. In the background mainland with low vegetation.

Halkidiki

Macedonia

Tinos

Cyclades

2 small white churches with bell tower and harbor view

Serifos

Cyclades

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

Skopelos

Sporades

Kefalonia

Ionian

Ithaca

Ionian

Alonnisos

Sporades

cave, blue sea, rocks

Kastellorizo

Dodecanese

sea, boat, port, village

Symi

Dodecanese

Beach with white stones and turquoise waters. People in swimsuits on the beach. Rocks around like a cave.

Ikaria

North Aegean

Greece

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Attica

Athens

A journey through time

Central Greece

Delphi

Travel to the Navel of the Earth

Epirus

Ioannina

A journey in a magical land

Parga

The Riviera of the Epirus Region

Syvota

The Ionian fjord!

Metsovo

The jewel of Epirus

Peloponnese

Nemea

A fascinating wine tourism destination

Thessaly

Volos

Beauty, Myth and History are all here

Waterfront with yachts and pedestrian street with people. Apartment buildings with restaurants downstairs.

Thrace

Xanthi

The noble Lady of Thrace

Argosaronic

Spetses

The island of the aromas

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

The Exciting Island

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

Irakleia

A rising destination in the Cyclades

Kea (or Tzia)

Welcome to the Cyclades

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

Kimolos

The Chalk Island

Mushroom-shaped rock in a rocky landscape with low green vegetation.

Koufonisia

A piece of heaven in the Lesser Cyclades

Aerial view of a white and red boat in crystal clear sea next to small beaches surrounded by rocks.

Kythnos

Simply irresistible

Thin strip of land that forms 2 beaches. Many sailing boats on one. Gentle hills with few buildings.

Naxos

Travel to the heart of the Cyclades

Night view of a large ancient gate in the foreground and in the background a Cycladic settlement with a port.

Sikinos

Anti-conformist & carefree

Paved square with a column, palm tree and white houses with arches.

Tinos

The island of marble sculpture (art)

Crete

Heraklion

The cradle of the Minoan civilisation

Dodecanese

Astypalaia

A Butterfly-Shaped Island

Kalymnos

The Sponge Harvesting and Rock Climbing Island

Karpathos

The wild beauty of the Dodecanese

Kasos

Wild and Beautiful

Kastellorizo

A Remote Treasure Island

cave, blue sea, rocks

Kos

sky, blue  green sea, rocks

Leros

A lesser known gem in the Dodecanese

sky, mountain, stone building

Nisyros

Island with a Unique Volcanic Terrain

Rhodes

The island of vivid contrasts

narrow street, old houses

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.

North Aegean

Fournoi

An archipelago away from the crowds

Oinousses

Τhe remote islands of ship owners

Psara

The island of glorious past & pristine beauty

Samothrace

The island of the Great Gods

Sporades

Alonnisos

Enjoy nature in all its splendour!

Skopelos

A Mise-en-Scène Island

Large white church with a dome and stone roof with a smaller church and stairs on a rock above the sea.
Category
  • Exhibitions
  • Festival
  • Music
  • Sports
  • Theatre
Region
  • Attica
  • Cyclades
  • Epirus
  • Macedonia
  • Peloponnese
Destination
  • Andros
  • Athens
  • Epidaurus
  • Thessaloniki
  • Zagori
Month
  • January
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
EXHIBITIONS

Arbres à Palabres

EMST / ATHENS
EXHIBITIONS

Weavings anew

MOMUS / THESSALONIKI
EXHIBITIONS

Plásmata: Bodies, Dreams, and Data

PEDION TOU AREOS / ATHENS
EXHIBITIONS

Nikos Engonopoulos

B. & M. THEOCHARAKIS FOUNDATION / ATHENS
EXHIBITIONS

Των Aθήνηθεν άθλων

ACROPOLIS MUSEUM / ATHENS
FESTIVAL

8th Bollywood and Multicultural Dance Festival

DORA STRATOU THEATRE / ATHENS
MUSIC

Release Athens 2022

PLATEIA NEROU / ATHENS
EXHIBITIONS

Louise Bourgeois Maman

STAVROS NIARCHOS FOUNDATION CULTURAL CENTER / ATHENS
FESTIVAL

Festival of Epidaurus 2022

EPIDAURUS
FESTIVAL

Taste of Athens 2022

ZAPPEION MEGARO / ATHENS

Fun Facts;

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.

Did you know that Greece hosts 50% of the brown bear population in western & southern Europe.

Continuously inhabited for over 7,000 years, Athens is one of the oldest cities in Europe.

Did you know that Greece has around 6,000 islands, islets and rocky islets? 2,000 of them are islands and only 107 of them are inhabited!

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!

On Anafi Island, lies the rock of Kalamos, the second highest monolithic limestone after Gibraltar; a must-see for climbers who will enjoy a great challenge here.

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

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 has one of the richest varieties of wildlife in Europe, including 116 species of mammals, 18 of amphibians, 59 of reptiles, 240 of birds, and 107 of fishes.

Greek is one of the oldest spoken languages in Europe since it has been spoken for more than 3.000 years.

Athens is one of the few coastal cities worldwide that is surrounded by mountains. These are Mt. Hymettus, Mt. Penteli, Mt. Parnitha and Mt. Aigaleo.

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.

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.

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

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

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

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!

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.

Alexander the Great, one of history’s greatest warriors and leaders of all time, was Greek. Alexander the Great conquered land all the way from Greece to Asia. His achievements and conquests gave rise to the later Hellenistic period (323 BC - 31 BC).

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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