Top 10 Things to Do in Athens Greece

A visit to the Acropolis is a must-do during your time in Athens. After all, it’s one of the places that makes Athens, Greece famous. The Acropolis is the perfect place for any traveler, whether you’re interested in history or culture. This ancient site is actually a citadel that is located on a hill overlooking the capital city of Athens. … Read More

Facts About Delphi

The village of Delphi is built near the archaeological site, 2,5 km S.E. from the town of Amfissa and has 1.499 residents. In order for the visitor to extensively explore the archaeological site he or she needs to dedicate at least one day. The site is positioned in an amphitheatric manner and has a hypsometric difference of 200 meters (656 … Read More

Facts About Athens

The word ‘Acropolis’ is the union of two Greek words: Acro + Poli. ‘Acro’ means the outer most point and ‘Poli’ means city. The Acropolis of Athens is the most significant citadel of Greece. It lies upon a rock whose height reaches 156 meters (512 feet) above sea level. There is a precipice on three sides and only the west … Read More

Facts about the Peloponnese

The Peloponnese is located in the southern part of Greece and means ‘the island of Pelops’. It received its name from the mythical king Pelopa of Ilida who in legend was fed to the gods by his father Tantalos. During the medieval times it was named Morias and the people who lived there were called Peloponnesians or Moraites. The largest … Read More