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  • The most beautiful islands of Greece

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    Want to spend an unforgettable holiday in Greece? Take a trip to the discovery of the Greek islands to refuel memories. These islands and seas, recreation of all kinds, gastronomy and culture combine to make your passes in one country. These lines will help you better choose the island where you want to stay. Milos What are the words that come to mind when hearing the name Milos? This is the famous Venus of Milos. On this small plot of land that Greek statue was discovered long ago. It is surrounded by beautiful beaches as Papafragas, Sarakiniko or Papikinou. This island is the most recommended [...]

  • 10 sites to check before leaving for Greece

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    Greece attracts many visitors every year with its archaeological sites, the beauty of its islands, its charming villages ... What are you waiting for you too succumb to the magic of this country? Here at least 10 sites to whet your mouth and hold your future journey in Greece. Discover Greece 1. Visit Greece The official website for tourism in Greece, it is clear, beautiful, full of ideas, but only in English. Find many practices and travel information for historical and cultural presentation, monuments and museums to visit, ideas itineraries, accommodations, recipes, best places to shop [...]

  • Crete practice, know

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    & diams; Identity card & diams; Entry requirements & diams; Silver & diams; Transport & diams; Health & diams; Security & diams; Seasons & diams; Daily life & diams; Useful sites Identity card: largest city Heraklion Country Greece Population 621 340 hab. (2012) Language : modern Greek Religion : Orthodox Christians Express entries: Visa No, national identity card or valid passport is sufficient for a holiday in Greece. Passport No, national map of sufficient identity to a European national. Silver Currency [...]

  • 10 sites to check before leaving in the Cyclades

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    The Cyclades attract many visitors each year thanks to the beauty of its islands and its charming villages ... What are you waiting for you too succumb to the magic of Milos, Ios, Santorini, Amorgos, Paros, Naxos, Mykonos ...? Here at least 10 sites to whet your mouth and hold your future journey in the Cyclades Discover the Cyclades 1. Visit Greece The official website for tourism in Greece, it is clear, beautiful, full of ideas, but only in English. Find many practices and travel information for historical and cultural presentation, monuments and museums to visit, ideas itineraries, [...]

  • Visit Greece this summer

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    Whether with family, friends or lovers. Enjoy a change of scenery during your stay in Greece. An opportunity to forget the stresses of daily life. Enjoy the turquoise sea water and white sandy beaches. Enjoy the festive Greek life in its famous nightclubs. Do not forget to visit those who trace the history of Greek traditional music. A true emotional release amid Bouzouki bars. A chance to break the plates, a custom. Make a discovery day of the Acropolis, the port of Piraeus, the legendary Athens and the theater of Epidaurus. A radiant cultural and architectural heritage. Take a trip to the [...]

  • The history of Greece ... broadly

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    Not easy to summarize the rich history of Greece in a few lines ... however, it is always interesting to be aware of the major events that have marked the history of the country that we are visiting. To us then we dive deeper into the periods that excite us. Antiquity: 6000 BC, people from Asia Minor settled in Thessaly. The first great civilization in ancient Greece is the Mycenaean a seafaring people who settled in Crete and the Peloponnese peninsula. Greece is subject to many wars but powerful cities emerge. Athens, Sparta, Corinth ... A great ancient civilization is then born [...]

  • Find a hotel in Greece.

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    Accommodation and tourist seasons in Greece. During the tourist season from May to October, it is necessary to book in advance and prices rise. Overall hotels in Greece offer a good price / quality ratio and the welcome is warm. Off season it is often possible to negotiate the price of the rooms. Note that the Greeks hotels, especially in the islands, but also even in Athens and other large cities tend to be simple establishments. The rooms are generally small and the bathrooms. By cons they generally has a balcony (though sometimes tiny). cleanliness standards are generally good, even in simple [...]

  • Itinerary: one week in Athens

    Athens is an exciting city to discover, not just for its great archaeological remains. Many visitors are content with a brief stint in the capital before embarking on the Cyclades for example. However, you may well consider an Athenian week stay, divided into two stages: a few days in Athens, a few days in the Argo-Saronic islands closest, the opportunity to discover Athens any more detail enjoying the pleasures of the Greek islands. Day 1 Start with the classics of Athens, with the Acropolis visit at the beginning of the day to avoid the hot weather and the large influx of visitors, [...]

  • Find a hotel in Corfu.

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    Accommodation and tourist seasons in Corfu. Corfu (Kerkyra in Greek) is the Ionian island above the north of Greece, it faces both Albania and Greece. Historically Corfu has been controlled by many foreign powers, notably the Venetians, the latter have left remarkable traces as evidenced by the beautiful architecture of the town of Corfu. Corfu town then, is the largest city of the island. This is where the airport is located and where most cruise ships and ferries arrive. Corfu is a nice little town with many housing options and plethora of restaurants. Due to its popularity the town of Corfu [...]

  • Find Mykonos hotel.

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    Accommodation and tourist seasons in Mykonos. Mykonos to Santorini the most visited island of the Cyclades. The island is well known for its villages whose walls are whitewashed, but also for its vibrant nightlife in summer. If you want peace, Mykonos is the summer may not be the right destination, against April, June, September and October, you can visit Mykonos serenely enjoying mild weather and lower prices. Is it worth mentioning that hotels in Mykonos quickly stormed in high season, from June to August ... so book in advance if you are concerned about your comfort. This tourist influx also [...]

  • Greece practice, know

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    & diams; Identity card & diams; Entry requirements & diams; Silver & diams; Transport & diams; Health & diams; Security & diams; Seasons & diams; Daily life & diams; Useful sites Identity Card: Capital Athens Population 11260000 hab. (2012) Constitution Parliamentary Republic Language : Modern Greek < / span> Religion : Orthodox Christian < / span> Entry requirements: Visa No, national identity card or valid passport is sufficient for tourism . Passport No, national map [...]

  • The 10 sites to check before leaving Crete

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    Fat tourist destination, it is not lacking information about Crete on the internet: all travel guides sites go there on their little history on the island, major tour operators offer stays packaged, and many tourists have opened their blog during their holidays Cretan ... So among all this, we have to do some sorting: transportation, guide, practice ... Unfortunately, the language barrier forces, while we go away from the sites '' local '', written exclusively in Greek. nevertheless impossible to pass completely in English, because there are some websites / blogs Cretan French, mastering [...]

  • Some travel blogs for you to discover Athens and Greece

    Paris-Athens blog Blog of a French installed in Athens last twenty years. Many recipes, interesting explanations about the local customs with illustrations and videos Blog Topics: Athens, culture, gastronomy, testimony, photos, videos Url blog: see the blog Live Athens Mary the blog offers culinary tour and reveals the secrets of his Greek recipes blog Topics:. Athens, gastronomy Url blog: see the blog blog Ambassador of France in Greece blog half Greek formal , half-French Christophe Farnaud immerse you in cultural events and in the history of Greece blog Topics:. Athens, [...]

  • The history of Crete ... in outline

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    Not easy to summarize the history of Crete in a few lines ... however, it is always interesting to be aware of the major events that have marked the history of the country that we are visiting. To us then we dive deeper into the periods that excite us. Antiquity: Some sea by waves of settlement are attested to 130,000 BC, but Crete is really busy that from 7000 BC with the arrival of people from Anatolia. < / li> Around 3000 BC, new migrants settle and finer culture is emerging. Around 2000 BC, during the period paléopatiale, Crete occupies a prominent place in the Mediterranean. [...]

  • Everything to prepare your travels Kalogria

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    Formalities Citizens of EU member countries need an identity card or passport for a stay not exceeding 6 months. For Swiss and Canadians, a valid passport is sufficient for less than 90 days. However, people who have traveled to the Turkish part of northern Cyprus are prohibited to stay in Kalogria. Health and Safety No health risks are to be reported, but in case of more or less serious problem, it is advisable to go to hospitals in Athens. in terms of security, it is advisable to be careful, especially when faced with kamaki, dredgers tourists and taxi drivers who sometimes do not call [...]

  • Everything to prepare your travels Delphi

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    administrative Express To stay in Delphi, citizens of EU countries must carry an identity card or passport valid, if their stay exceeds do not 3 months. health and safety health problems are not to fear. It is recommended to be vaccinated against typhoid fever, hepatitis A and encephalopathy. Currency and Budget The currency in circulation is the euro and the as the budget is, it depends on the duration and period of stay, but you should always provide for a slightly higher price compared to those in France. For example, for accommodation, it is advisable to provide between 30 to 100 [...]

  • Holidays in Crete: what accommodation to choose?

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    For a memorable holiday in Crete, you know that the choice of accommodation is as great as that of the sights. It should be noted that it is important to foresee a large budget for a trip to the Greek island. The island is certainly known for its wild side, however, discount accommodation do not abound and camping is prohibited. In all ways, you will aspire only luxury and comfort while being reasonable discovering resorts. We have for you as an example the Scaleta Beach Hotel, nestled in the hillside with a unique view of the sea and is located in Rethymnon, the city which has kept its Venetian [...]

  • Everything to prepare your travels Corinth

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    Formalities European nationals need only a national identity card or passport valid if their stay lasts months 3 months. health and safety to be healthy during the stay, it is recommended to be vaccinated against typhoid and hepatitis A. Otherwise, hygiene tips like washing hands and drinking disinfected water, boiled or bottled water are required. in terms of safety, it is recommended to pay special attention to insurance contracts of the two wheels as they are often disadvantageous for tenants. currency and budget the currency is the euro, but for foreign exchange transactions, it [...]

  • The best museums of Athens

    Greece is known as the cradle of civilization, of science, philosophy and art. Having a huge historical heritage, this country has always been a destination for cultural travel lovers but also thanks to its atmosphere known around the world as being warm and original. Athens is the city that includes the most historic symbols throughout Greece, visit necessarily mean a detour towards her as rich and original museums -. The museum Acropolis: located in the Acropolis neighborhood, this museum is considered one of the most important museums in the world. With a collection of masterpieces of inestimable [...]

  • The best beaches of Rhodes in Greece

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    For those who do not yet know Rhodes, know that this is a Greek island, the largest of the Dodecanese. It is in recent years, the tourist destination that attracts the most people in Greece and because of its climate, its youthful, relaxed atmosphere and beautiful beaches. So if you are looking for a destination for your next vacation, why not choose Rhodes? In order to fully enjoy your stay in Rhodes, prefer the summer, so you can enjoy its beaches, classified among the most beautiful of the Aegean. The essentials are: Afandou Beach: it is located in the village of the same name 22 [...]

  • Go on a club in Greece

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    Next holiday in Greece If Greece is known as the cradle of Western civilization, today it is more famous for the multiplication of its chairs, which bloom every summer on many beaches of the country. Greece is a tourist destination of the first order in Europe, and the reasons are not hard to understand: the Mediterranean sea, an abundance of sunshine, historic sites, exciting culture, and all the confetti of islands that s' add to mainland Greece, many small paradise for tourists! Tourism professionals are obviously not deceived them: the great hotels, clubs have proliferated in Greece, and [...]

  • Types of hotels in Crete

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    Crete has a variety of accommodation types, from bed & breakfasts, through small hotels, motels and hostels. What are the different types of hotel rooms available in this country? It is possible to find including single, double rooms for couples, triple, quadruple and family rooms. There are also international standard rooms with four-star service is available from 60 € the night. for travelers seeking a balance of comfort and value for money, accommodation starts from 29 € for a room at the hotel. And for only € 26.00, discerning visitors looking for budget accommodation can be based on [...]

  • Find a Hotel in Crete

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    The island of Crete is the largest island in Greece that can boast of its sunny days, its sandy beaches, but also towering mountains and incomparable landscapes. How to stay in this country? Several hotels search sites provide a last-minute booking service for hotels of this island. Thus, one can find offers exceptional hotel for only $ 58. With rates as low as $ 27, it is still possible to choose a luxury getaway and also find all information and great hotel deals from these booking sites. As trick to search and book hotels of choice in Crete, it must go through the selection of hotels where [...]

  • The boutique hotels in Athens

    Athens is a city of all the fighting, all the honors, and all philosophies. Thus, traveling in this region can only be satisfactory if the tourist decides to stay in a boutique hotel. Is it really charming hotels in Athens? For a long time, this city has a reputation as a drab hotel and uninteresting. Fortunately, in recent years, tourists have flourished many very creative institutions. Two major trends are at work: the opening of design boutique hotels, and the creation of a boutique hotel Staying in a boutique hotel in Athens is the best way to to. stay an exclusive experience. Since these [...]

  • Where to find interesting hotel in Athens?

    To make a pleasant trip to Athens, you must first select the area that has the greatest tourist attractions, as well what reservations. The traveler has the choice between different neighborhoods that offer a choice of interesting hotels. Among them, there are the districts of Plaka and Syntagma are in the historic heart of Athens, the old quarter is always lively and colorful, and located close to the Acropolis and shopping streets. It is also possible to book a hotel room in the districts of Monastiraki and Psiri, which is also close to the Acropolis but have the advantage of being quieter. [...]

  • From Greece to Cheap

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    Greece attracts many visitors every year with its ancient archaeological sites, the beauty of its islands, its charming villages. To spend a weekend or a short stay in Greece, choose the capital, Athens. You can discover ancient Greece, focusing on Poleponnese. In the city of Epidaurus, Mystras, Mycenae, Sparta, Olympia ... you can find palaces and ancient cities. Going up the Peloponnese, you can find the magnificent archaeological site of Delphi. To enjoy the sea and sun of Greece, go to the islands such as Argo-Saronic Islands. There are several plans to go to Greece for cheap. But the most [...]

  • Beaches of Greece

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    The stunning beauty of the Greek beaches Your trip to Greece is as an unforgettable experience during which you can discover beautiful stretches of beaches on the Greek sea. The beautiful Greek beaches vary by region you visit. 1400 Greek islands appear atmospheres and unique atmospheres and clean each. There will be something for everyone. You will find white sandy beaches, pebble beaches lined with pine forests, crystal clear waters with different colors more or less light or dark. choice also, tourist beaches, so crowded in the summer, or other more quiet and isolated it will take a little [...]

  • Find a hotel in Athens.

    Accommodation and tourist seasons in Athens. During the tourist season from May to October, it is necessary to book in advance and prices rise. Overall Athens hotels offer a good price / quality ratio and the welcome is warm. Note that the Greeks hotels, especially in the islands, but also even in Athens tend to be simple establishments. The rooms are generally small and the bathrooms. By cons they usually have a balcony (though sometimes tiny). cleanliness standards are generally good, even in simple places. Most Greek hotels now have a website and proceed to bookings by email. You can also [...]

  • Find a Hotel in Crete.

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    Accommodation and tourist seasons in Crete. The peak tourist season in Crete lasts from June to September, but especially in July and August as the hotels on the island are full and prices are rising. If you want to combine business and hiking, the best times to go in Crete are the fall and spring. In the north of Crete are grouped all the major hotels and resorts offering all-inclusive stays, but many visitors prefer to travel on their own and flee the north coast to the south coast, quieter and more authentic. The north of Crete is indeed suffering from the tourist exploitation, the population [...]

  • What budget provide for a stay in Crete?

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    Under the terms of his journey, Crete can be a destination as expensive as cheap all depends! cash to lowest budget will fare for 30-35 euros per day in Crete. Note the price variations that occur between high and low tourist seasons. A flight to Greece amounts to 250-300 euros return in season; you can also take a flight to Athens and then take the ferry to Piraeus. Level accommodation, camping will be the cheapest. A youth hostel back to 15 euros per night , a three-star comfortable hotel can dig for 50-60 euros per night for a double room. Eating on the go is easy, and it starts [...]

  • Find a hotel in the Cyclades.

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    Accommodation and tourist seasons in the Cyclades. Is it worth mentioning that hotels in the Cyclades quickly stormed in high season, from June to August ... so book in advance if you are concerned about your comfort. This tourist influx also entails a certain escalation in the price of rooms, but bargains still exist. The best time to visit the Cyclades is May to June (hosting is much cheaper and temperatures are mild), and from September to mid-October. In summer there are really busy and hotel prices are at their highest, also is extremely hot. In the Cyclades you can count on a solid tourist [...]

  • Selection: 10 Cheap hotels in Athens

    cheap Athens hotels are mainly located around the main city square, Omonia. They are found as close to the central train station of Athens, Larissa station and the Metaxourgio neighborhood, close to Omonia Square and the Acropolis. Be warned that the area of ​​Omonia is not really what one might call a 'charming area', there are numerous brothels and many small 'trafficking' in the street. Women should avoid to walk alone in this neighborhood after dark. Hotels are against a simple, accurate and cheap. Cheap Hotels in the center of Athens, near Omonia The area of ​​Omonia has a bad reputation, [...]