Greece, situated in the southernmost part of Europe is a country rich in history, with a diverse and vibrant atmosphere. Head out to the ancient sites or to the sparsely inhabited islands. Or from golden stretches of beaches to Rocky Mountains and explore a country with a vast wealth of cultural tradition.
The Greek mountains and unique forests, is home to an astoundingly rich flora and fauna. Greece is home to a number of museums. Visit The Acropolis Museum dedicated to the most important of the Athenian sanctuaries. Itís a museum that houses objects of Attic art found on the Acropolis, as well as sculptures from the Archaic and classical periods. Byzantine Museum houses a vast collection of sculptures, wall paintings, manuscripts, and drawings of Byzantine and post-Byzantine era.
The unique tastes of Greece cuisine offers a wide range of gastronomic delights. When in Greece try out specialties like moussaka, souvlaki and choriatiki salata and Greek feta cheese. From the use of fresh ingredients to herbs and spices, and the famous Greek olive oil, Greek cuisine offers a world of culinary surprises .The wealth and diversity of the Greek seas has given a varied selection of seafood try Charbroiled fresh fish from the Aegean and the Ionian Seas.
Athens, the capital of Greece is a city with the most glorious history in the world. Visit, the Acropolis hill, called the "Sacred Rock" of Athens that dates back over centuries. Or take a walk around the famous historic triangle of Plaka, Thission, Psyri, and the old neighborhoods where one can a variety of restaurants. Or just relax in one of the many cafes and taverns and sip on a glass of ouzo or wine.
Visit Psaras, set in a beautiful location, it is one of the oldest Tavernís in the Plaka, that serves great food, accompanied by a delicious wine list .Try the grilled cuttlefish or the Cretan Salad. For authentic Greek cuisine visit The Plaka Restaurant that specialize in Greek oven dishes in meats and fish.
Visit Athinaikon, with marble tables, dark wood, and framed memorabilia. Is a restaurant that specializes in authentic Greek cuisine, try out their grilled octopus or shrimp croquettes. Or head out to Psiri where there are a number of bars and restaurants that offer mostly traditional Greek food.
For that night out Central-Island Dance Club, Kolonaki that directly overlooks the Aegean is the place to be and enjoy one of their delicious cocktails. Visit the Town of Anavissos, famous for seafood taverns. The Akroyiali Psaro- taverna serves an excellent variety of fried and grilled shrimp and calamari to go along with a glass of ouzo.