Category Archives: Greece

CNN Travel: Greece’s Meteora Among Top 21 Destinations to Visit in 2021; GTP Headlines

The Meteora site in central Greece, is included on CNN Travel’s list of the Top 21 tourism destinations travelers should visit in 2021.

Source: CNN Travel: Greece’s Meteora Among Top 21 Destinations to Visit in 2021 | GTP Headlines

World’s most isolated homes & structures to visit; Times of India

If you are looking for a quiet place and avoid all the tourists for your next vacation, these secluded places on the planet should serve you right. There are a number of remote locations across the world, which might be a bit difficult to reach, but will guarantee you an ultimate vacation experience for sure. Check out this exclusive list and choose an adventure for your next trip.

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The Acropolis Just Got More Accessible to Visitors With Disabilities; Jessica Poitevien; Travel + Leisure

Visitors can enjoy these features when Greece’s national lockdown lifts on Dec. 14.

Source: The Acropolis Just Got More Accessible to Visitors With Disabilities

Culture of Corfu island. Places to visit – old town, temples, theaters, museums and palaces; Orange Smile

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Study Shows Ancient Theatre Of Epidaurus Is World’s Most Perfect In Terms Of Aesthetics And Acoustics; Paulina Karavasili; Greek City Times

The Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus is an acoustic and aesthetic marvel, and all the more wondrous considering that it was created almost 2,500 years ago.

Source: Study Shows Ancient Theatre Of Epidaurus Is World’s Most Perfect In Terms Of Aesthetics And Acoustics – Greek City Times

Epic Guide To Peloponesse, Greece [Route, Highlights, Costs]; Marek; Indie Traveller

Complete travel guide to Peloponesse Greece, with top places to visit, itinerary, route map, travel costs, and more.

Source: Epic Guide To Peloponesse, Greece [Route, Highlights, Costs] • Indie Traveller

A Virtual Tour In Ancient Olympia; Paulina Karavasili; Greek City Times

Travel to Ancient Olympia and take a personalized tour of Olympia’s archaeological sites through your screen with the launch of a new digital platform that offers users a unique virtual experience of Greek history.

Source: A Virtual Tour In Ancient Olympia – Greek City Times

Quarantine-free trips: Head inland to discover Corfu’s coolest secrets; Siobhan Grogan; Daily Mail

The Mail on Sunday’s Siobhan Grogan checked into Villa 1870, a 19th Century mansion close to Corfu Town. Some of her top day-trips took her south of capital to discover the island’s other wonders

Source: Quarantine-free trips: Head inland to discover Corfu’s coolest secrets

the walls of rhodes; Markabol; Blipfoto

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The Tiny Greek Island That Might Be the First Multicultural Town in the World; Demetrius Ioannou; Fodor’s

A melting pot in the Mediterranean.

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Peek into an historic civilisation; Steve McKenna; West Australian

The Peloponnese brimful of the past, writes Steve McKenna…

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15 of the best autumn walks, from hikes in the Highlands to coastal treks in Turkey; Claire Webb; iNews

Plus Renoir’s Guernsey retreat, Austria’s Lake District, a pilgrimage in the North-east and foraging in the Forest of Dean…

Source: 15 of the best autumn walks, from hikes in the Highlands to coastal treks in Turkey

Six lesser-known Greek islands to visit to discover secluded beaches; Carol Driver; Daily Mail

Cascading waterfalls, golden sand and the Aegean Sea – a holiday to Greece is like no other…

Source: Six lesser-known Greek islands to visit to discover secluded beaches

Whenever You’re Able to Travel to Europe Again, Put This Greek Town at the Top of Your List; Elise Morton; Fodor’s Travel

Visit Thessaloniki, Greece’s northern capital famed for its world-class gastronomy, laidback attitude, and cosmopolitan atmosphere.

Source: Whenever You’re Able to Travel to Europe Again, Put This Greek Town at the Top of Your List

Greece: The Summer Capital of The World; Paula Tsoni; Greek Reporter

Greece has been cementing its position as the indisputable summer capital of the world even amidst the harshest of circumstances, and not without good reason.

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8 under-the-radar places to visit in Greece if you’re trying to avoid tourists; Konstantina Pyrnokoki; Business Insider

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Digital Mycenae; Zoe Smith; University of Cambridge

Digital Mycenae: Explore the ancient Greek city of Mycenae in a newly released digital archive.

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Admire Oracles: Delphi, Gods and Wine; Marc D’Entremont; Hellenic News of America

“Admire oracles” (Χρησμοὺς θαύμαζε) was one of the 147 maxims carved on temples and other structures in the holy city of Delphi.

Source: Admire Oracles: Delphi, Gods and Wine – Hellenic News of America

Anarchists celebrate Easter by attacking church with molotov cocktails; Paul Antonopoulos; Greek City Times

Even though Churches were closed and unable to celebrate Easter with priests rejoicing Χριστός Ανέστη (Christos Anesti, Christ Is Risen), anarchists could not show respect to the religion of the majority of Greeks.

Source: Anarchists celebrate Easter by attacking church with molotov cocktails – Greek City Times

Anarchists graffiti on UNESCO World Heritage church in Thessaloniki; Paul Antonopoulos; Greek City Times

Graffiti on the church is not a brave victory for the anarchist cause, but is an attack on the world’s historical achievements and legacy – thus why it was listed…

Source: Anarchists graffiti on UNESCO World Heritage church in Thessaloniki – Greek City Times

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