Best Vacation Spots in Greece

Greece is extremely popular as a vacation spot. The place is steeped in history and there are some excellent beaches too. Some of the best vacation spots in Greece are:

Athens: this city is known for Grecian culture, imposing architectures and come really good attractions. The best tourist spots in Athens are Syntagma Square and triangle Plaka. The best archaeological monuments in this city are Acropolis, Odeon of Herodes Atticus, Olymbion and the Roman Market. The place is so enthralling that you will feel like staying here forever.

: it is Central Greece and is world renowned for the beautiful scenic beauty. There are a number of monasteries which are built on the top to protect the priests and the hermits. The place is already in the UNESCO heritage list. In fact, many travel magazines regard Meteora as one of the top 10 travel destinations.

Delphi: situated on Mount Parnassus, Delphi is known as the oracle of God Apollo. The best statues in the history of Greece are preserved in the Delphi Museum. If you love historical sites, then it will be a crime not to visit this place.

Corinth: the city was reduced to near ashes when the city was invaded by the Romans some 2000 years back. The place is of great interest to the historians and the scholars. The place is popular as a vacation spot among the tourists.

Monemvasia: the place is regarded as leisure spot. There are many small houses and stone walks. The place has a sort of homely feel with large number of restaurants and shops all around.

Sporades Islands: these islands are situated very close to the coast of Greece and it is probably the greenest Greek island. Remember the movie Mamma Mia? Well, the entire shooting of the movie took place on this beautiful island. The place has a romantic feel as a large number of couples have tied the knot on this island.

Cyclades Islands:
Numerous small islands like Crete, Naxos and Santorini make up the famous Cyclades Islands. All the islands have some magnificent beaches and great archaeological sites. Houses that are painted in different colors is the trademark of Santorini Islands. If you want a feel of Greek nightlife then head towards the island of Mykonos.