Greece : where historic ruins, volcanic cliffs, and friendly locals meet the blue Mediterranean Sea. There are some islands that are famous for their beaches and natural features, while others have a significant nightlife scene or strong cultural traditions.
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Most people think of the whites and blues of the pretty Cyclades- and the islands of Santorini, Mykonos, Paros and more, when they hear of Greece, and this is understandable, given how ridiculously gorgeous the islands are with dreamy cloud fluffs and a sky so blue you’ll find yourself looking up often. While the islands deserve all of their stardom, Greece is also home to interesting cities such as Athens, a modern city of a resilient people that thrives in the shadow of the Acropolis, a remnant of the country’s distinguished history. And not to forget the ruins of Delphi, Olympia and Knossos, all reminders of the great civilizations that once existed in Greece.
For those looking to get off-the-beaten-path, the monasteries of Meteora are only a half day’s journey from Athens but centuries of travel back in time. Here monasteries stand perched on giant rocks, their red-roofs making appearances through the heavy blanket of fog, beckoning to the intrepid traveler to come explore their legends.