Thessaloniki’s 15 World Heritage Sites are highlighted in a special advertisement published in “World Heritage”, an official UNESCO publication.
Several countries still restrict Americans from flying for leisure travel, and it can even be difficult for essential travel reasons.
Drinking on the Greek Island of Delos: Bring Your Own Water; Stacey Harris-Papaioannou; Greek Reporter
Whether you are spending the day on the island of Delos, be warned, you will need to bring your own water and there is no bathroom.
What Historic Sites Are Doing to Protect Their UNESCO World Heritage Status; Julia Eskins; Travel + Leisure
From Machu Picchu to the Acropolis of Athens, conservationists are creatively combatting overtourism, climate change, and more.
One thing you want to be sure to add to your itinerary is visiting the ancient Greek monasteries. Here are the top 10 monasteries in Greece.
Historic sites at risk of damage in dangerous Mediterranean heatwave following IPCC climate warning…
Source: Museums Association
To get to the Peloponnese peninsula which is located in the south of Athens, around a two hour drive, you will need to cross the spectacular narrow Corinth Canal.
From 776 BCE to 393 CE the Ancient Olympic games were held every four years, or Olympiad, which became a unit of time in historical chronologies.
Due to its ancient history, it should not come as a surprise that Greece boasts a rich list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
In Delphi, you can stand upon the slopes of Mount Parnassus and marvel at the place where the Pythia made her predictions.
A visit to Meteora, Greece, a UNESCO-listed monastery complex atop sandstone pillars, makes for a moving, meditative experience.
The 9 Beethoven Symphonies Live from 9 European Cities – All Eyes on the Ancient Theatre of Delphi; Paulina Karavasili; Greek City Times
Delphi will be hosting Beethoven’s 7th Symphony live from its Ancient Theatre in an event on 6 June called ‘Europe Celebrates Beethoven’ which will include 9 concerts that will be broadcasted live from selected cities in Europe, dedicated to the famous musical symphonies of German composer and music pioneer, Beethoven.
Greece has been topping the lists of ‘safe destinations for travellers’ this year as it strives to revive its key tourism sector, which was battered by the pandemic in 2020. In anticipation, Greek City Times has compiled a list of the top 10 tourist destinations in Greece that you will definitely want to visit at least once in your lifetime.
Archaeological site of island Delos in Greece…
The world-famous monastic community of Mount Athos in northern Greece is reopening its doors to pilgrims and visitors after a months-long lockdown, according to an announcement on Tuesday.
Under your feet, over your head, soon through a state-of-the-art subway, Thessaloniki history is integral to their urban fabric, and it’s in your face.