12 Stunning Reasons Why You Should Travel To Greece

Sarakiniko Photo Credit- Evgeni Dinev

Greece has always been a major tourist destination thanks to its clean azure water, postcard like islands, small town friendliness, great food & wine and most importantly affordability.

For those who have not been to Greece, they sure have seen pictures of white-washed houses against a backdrop of blue water in Mykonos. Greece is a great destination for people who are looking for easy and relaxed atmosphere. We bring you 12 stunning reasons why you should travel to Greece, if you haven’t yet.

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1. Green Hole 

Green Hole Photo Credit- Evgeni DinevPhoto Credit- Evgeni Dinev

On the beautiful island of Thassos, Greece lies a secluded lagoon near the village of Astris called Giola. This seaside gem is quite a trek, but for those willing to make the journey, they are rewarded with an incredible natural pool to soak in the gorgeous views of the sea.

2. Sarakiniko 

Sarakiniko Photo Credit- Evgeni DinevPhoto Credit- Evgeni Dinev

The white rocks of Sarakiniko beach, Milos Island, Greece

3. The Village Of Oia 

The Village Of Oia Photo Credit- Matteo ColomboPhoto Credit- Matteo Colombo

Santorini, Cyclades islands, Mediterranean sea.

4. Kefallonia Blues 

Kefallonia Blues Photo Credit- Steve OutramPhoto Credit- Steve Outram

Merton Beach, Ionian Islands, Kefallonia.

5. Naxos, Cyclades 

Naxos, Cyclades Photo Credit- Joana KrusePhoto Credit- Joana Kruse

The Chora of Naxos in the evening during the blue hour

6. Aegean Sea 

Aegean Sea Photo Credit- Karolos TrivizasPhoto Credit- Karolos Trivizas

These imposing rocks, located near Kimolos and Polyaigos islands in Aegean Sea in Greece, are some of the most dangerous for navigation.

7. Mykonos 

Mykonos Photo Credit- Joana KrusePhoto Credit- Joana Kruse

Ano Myli, upper mill hill, Mykonos, Greece

8. Pefkos Parasols At Sunset 

Pefkos Parasols At Sunset Photo Credit- Ollie TaylorPhoto Credit- Ollie Taylor

Pefkos beach in Rhodes island

9. Storm Over The Parthenon 

Storm Over The Parthenon Photo Credit- Cliff WassmannPhoto Credit- Cliff Wassmann

Dramatic view of stormy sky over the Parthenon in Athens, Greece.

10. Zakynthos Shipwreck 

Zakynthos Shipwreck Photo Credit- John QuinnPhoto Credit- John Quinn

Famous shipwreck on scenic small beach on the island of Zakynthos in Greece

11. Corinth Canal 

Corinth Canal Photo Credit- Rob HawkinsPhoto Credit- Rob Hawkins

The Corinth Canal , Greece

12. The Simonos Petras Monastery 

The Simonos Petras Monastery Photo Credit- Travis DovePhoto Credit- Travis Dove

The Simonos Petras monastery 800 feet above the Aegean Sea.