Greece: historic mainland
Mainland mythological country should choose lovers of the city. Here are the main interesting sights of Greece: Delphi, Meteora, the Acropolis, the Parthenon, mount St. Athos and others to Visit them, you can rent a car and with the help of tourist excursions or local transport.
In Greece, the well-developed network of buses plying between cities. Many of them "climb" to the most distant villages, where you can get acquainted with the life of indigenous people and to buy fresh products.
If you are the owner of a multiple Schengen visa, with the mainland of Greece you will be able to travel to nearby countries. The main destination of tourists usually becomes Italy. Also fans of "far" tours depart Albania, Turkey, Macedonia.
A distinctive feature of the continent – great opportunities for shopping. This is especially true of tourists in July/January. It was at this time the shops start big sales. Discounts on accessories, shoes and clothing brands up to 70%.
The island part of the country – the best choice for a beach holiday
Greek Islands is a true example of peace and tranquility. Here you will be provided a luxurious holiday. The local population welcomes tourists wholeheartedly, always comes to the rescue, and the restaurant – listen carefully and clearly fulfill the order.
The Greek territory consists of 6,000 Islands. However, in the travel world most popular Crete, Rhodes, Corfu, Santorini, Zakynthos. These places are often chosen for the rest of the world stars.
The Greek Islands really do have everything you need for quality relaxation. Beaches, shops, products and Souvenirs, restaurants with a gorgeous kitchen. But beware: the nightlife on the island part of Greece can be somewhat boring. Best suited to this pastime are resorts of Crete.
Between the Greek Islands there is a sea message. If you want, you can visit not one, but several places and surprised by their otherness. A huge contrast represent, for example, a volcanic "black" Santorini, trendy Mykonos and Corfu green.
The inhabitants of the Greek Islands – a special kind of people. They are very welcoming, calm and kind to tourists. Even if you don't speak their language, when difficulties arise, you will always come to the rescue.
Given the choice between Islands and the mainland, some tourists are recommended to start from the time of year. For example, if you are planning a trip in the fall and winter, choose a continent. This is a good time for sightseeing and shopping. For a summer holiday by the sea it is better to choose the island, where because of the presence of winds is not so strongly felt heat.