Greece is a heaven for history enthusiasts, with a myriad of ancient ruins and sites. But in the summer, it also has gorgeous, sunny beaches, beautiful, whitewashed buildings, and hundreds of islands. Packed with beauty and breathtaking imagery, Greece is one country that has carved its name into every traveler’s top wanderlust list.
So if you’re planning a holiday this summer to the beautiful wonderland, here are a few places to check out:
The second largest Greek city, Thessaloniki is the capital of the Macedonian region, in Northern Greece. If you’re a nocturnal creature who loves the night life, the city comes to life after twilight!
Its buzzing with social events, bars, and festivals, making it the cultural capital of the country.
Other than this, it offers old and new attractions to tourists. Its has a few historical and modern-day sites worth checking out, such as the White Tower, Turkish bathhouses, art galleries, museums, and the Byzantine walls.
If you want to explore the beauty of Greek beaches, Halkidiki is the place to go to! The region has three different peninsulas: Kassandra, Athos, and Sithonia.
Kassandra has a vibrant night life, Athos is a haven for monks, and Sithonia has beautiful beaches.
Kassandra is close to Thessaloniki and Sithonia has crystal clear water, hidden coves, and is perfect for those looking for privacy and relaxation.
Accommodating two national parks, it’s a region of beautiful landscapes and scenery. Its rugged mountains, powerful rivers, and forests make it a must-visit place for tourists.
Hikers will be excited as the only way to explore the region is to hike the paths connecting to villages. With its beautiful stone houses and the Vikos Gorge, Zagori is the place you should add to the top of your list!
Finally, Crete is the largest Greek Island, home to beautiful historical sites. Especially beautiful structures covered in
colorful lights, and rugged mountains. Crete is the island to visit if you want to explore the history of Greece. Rich with history, it still has traces of the myriad of civilizations that Greece has homed throughout the centuries.
One of the best ways to explore the beauty of Greece is through a luxury yacht trip. Comb the beautiful islands of Greece, and take a look at its breathtaking beauty, including its gorgeous, sandy beaches.
Make your Greek holiday amazing, exciting, and adventurous, by booking a yacht cruise!
Deep Blue Yachting offers remarkable luxury yacht packages and activities. Including scuba diving, snorkeling and windsurfing! If you’re planning to book a cruise to the Greek Islands, contact us today!
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