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IN Travel & Adventure ON 27 May, 2015
Welcome to the land of beaches. Are you ready for a short trip to the paradise?
Europe is a spectacular land for the wander lusters and Greece is the place one certainly can not miss. Located in southeastern Europe, Greece has thousands of amazing islands that look like as if they have dropped from heaven. Among the number of incredible places to explore in the country, I have compiled some famous spots that attract the majority of the tourists. The tourism industry contributes about 18% to the nation's GDP and the country attracts 22.5 million people each year.
Let's have a virtual tour of these popular places in Greece.
This is hard to believe such a spectacular place exists on earth. Greece is blessed by number of beaches and this is the most beautiful one. Zakynthos is rich in natural beauty. It is surrounded by number of luxurious hotels, that will make your experience unforgettable.
Greece is popularly known for its beaches. Paros is situated in central Aegean. Paros was known for its fine white marble in past, but now it is a loved tourist spot. The ambiance looks so pure. Everything in Paros will give you the feeling of complete peace.
This is one of the most incredible islands among many. Once you get here, you won't feel like leaving this place. There are several beaches in Corfu and you have all the possibilities of spending quality time.
Passing through the Corinth canal feels heavenly. It is 6.4 km in length and 21.4 metres wide. Corinth canal joins the Gulf of Corinth with the Saronic Gulf. Due to the narrowness, this canal is used only for tourism and not for any transportation purpose.
Mount Athos is listed in the world heritage site. This peninsula is situated in Northern Greece. One should acquire a special entrance permit to visit the site. You have to take a ferry boat to reach the place.
The place is governed by ''Holy Community''.
You can have the best time with your loved ones here. This incredible pool carved in the rocks is one of the natural wonders in Greece.
This unique and stony lake is situated in the east coast of Kefalonia. It was discovered in 1951. The history of the cave is connected with a unique geological phenomenon. The trip to Melissani cave can be full of adventures.
This is probably the most romantic place on the earth. Visit Mykonos for a lovely experience with your partner!
This is an awesome adventurous site which is located approximately 12 miles south of Aeropolis. Travelers say that this is the best cave in Greece.
If you visit Greece, Santorini is the place you must not miss. There are many things to do here that can enhance your happiness. You will love watching the sunset. Thriving nightlife will make you excited and the place will give you an awesome feel.
Pythagorean is also registered in UNESCO World Heritage Site. This historical place contains ancient Greek and Roman monuments. The classical architectural structures in the area are so impressive.
Karditsa will leave you speechless with its amazing landscape. It is said that the place was once devastated by a major flood, later it was developed as a tourist spot.
Chania is enriched with the amazing sceneries and breathtaking views. It is a capital city of the regional unit. Chania offers you many inspirational places to visit including Museum of Typography.
The palace was built by Empress Elizabeth of Austria who was also known as Sisi. The palace was named after her. Corfu was her favorite vacation place and she always admired the culture of Greece. Sisi's palace includes the glimpses of Greece's language and culture.
Delphi is an archaeological site and the best destination for history lovers.