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Greece destinations to fall in love with!

There are so many destinations in Greece to fall in love with! This beautiful European country and its rich history is a great tourism destination. Its has marvelous landscapes, affordability, adrenaline rushes, nightlife, and the best Mediterranean food. With Covid-19 the country completely shut down causing many people from across the world to cancel their destinations. We have good news, Greece will be opening  back up in June! How does a trip to Greece sound mid-summer? Here are some of my favorite stops!   

Athens, Greece $$

Athens, the capital, is the most visited place in Greece. Ancient architect surrounds the city. Not to be missed is its exquisite cuisine and vibrant nightlife.   

Things to see in Athens Greece: 

Parthenon

Former temple dedicated to the goddess of Athena.

Old Town of Athena

The Old Temple of Athena was built to honor the goddess of victory, Nike. It’s a trademark in Greece’s history.

Acropolis of Athens

the Acropolis of Athens
The Acropolis of Athens overlooks the city and has the ruins of multiple historical ancient buildings.

Temple of Olympian Zeus

Santorini Greece $$$

Santorini Greece is known for its breathtaking beaches with the most beautiful turquoise water. A volcanic eruption shaped this island into what it is today. The rugged landscape is why the island has the most unique infrastructure. Santorini is said to be considered heaven on earth. With multicolored cliffs, mouthwatering cuisines, and relaxing beaches, Santorini cold be the perfect destination for you. 

Things to do in Santorini:

Watch the sunset in Oia

Oia is known to have the most beautiful sunsets!

Hike to the top of Santorini volcano

Oia has multiple different trail heads, with the number one trail being Fira, a moderate hike. If you are looking for something easier, Caldera View Via Oia is the next best thing!

Sail

Santorini has the most beautiful clear waters and perfect winds for sailing!

Go to the beaches!

Kamari beach is a top destination.

Mykonos Greece $

If you love the nightlife, you must travel to Mykonos, which is known for its fun, vibrant nightlife. It has massive dance clubs that are known to attract the most famous DJs. Don’t forget to checkout the beautiful whitewashed, Harbor Town. 

Things to do in Mykonos :

The windmills of Mykonos

The windmills have the best photo opportunities and setting up Mykonos with a relaxing scene.

Shop at Matogianni

Cute shops for getting souvenirs or just window shopping.

Visit Little Venice

Has the nicest sea-side view. Along little Venice are bars and restaurants for you to enjoy!

 

 

Athens Photo Credits

Parthenon Photo by Alex Azabache from Pexels

Old Town of Athena Photo by Josiah Lewis from Pexels

Santorini Photo Credits

Watch the sunset in Oia Photo by Aleksandar Pasaric from Pexels

Hike to the top of Santorini volcano Photo by Alex Azabache from Pexels

Sail Photo by Oliver Sjöström from Pexels

Go to the beaches Photo by Antone Adi from Pexels

Mykonos Photo Credits

The windmills of Mykonos Photo by Adrijana from Pexels

Shop at Matogianni Photo by jimmy teoh from Pexels 

Visit Little Venice Photo by Luke Webb from Pexels

https://www.nomadicmatt.com/travel-guides/greece-travel-tips/athens/

https://www.santorini-view.com/top-10-reasons-visit-santorini-greece/

https://www.hotels.com/go/greece/things-to-do-mykonos

Cover photo:

Photo by jimmy teoh from Pexels

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