Located in the southern region of Europe Continent, the country of Greece is on the southernmost tip of the Balkan Peninsula. It touches the borders in the north with Bulgaria, Albania, the FYROM, and Turkey. Its time honored customs and traditions can be seen in the works of art, its philosophy, sports, politics, language and the way of its people's lives. As a tourist destination, Greece is a great place to hit during one's holiday. Since every year scores of tourist and visitors pay visit to Greece, looking for an accommodation is at all a difficult task. Greece hotels offer the best of lodging facilities. Its natural environs and balmy beaches can bewitch anyone. Hotels Greece is well equipped with the best of facilities that will make your stay a memorable experience.
Archaeological sites - Monuments
The country of Greece is well known for its famous archaeological sites and ancient monuments. Most of the visitors come to Greece to pay a visit to its beautiful prehistoric architecture. Going by the UNESCO's World Heritage there are numerous archaeological sites and cultural areas in Greece that can be visited by the tourists. Some of them are as follows:
In the olden Roman times, Delphi was considered as the centre of the world. According to the legends, it was at this place that the two eagles sent out by Greek God Zeus from the ends of the universe to find the navel of the world met. The Pan-Hellenic Delphi is set within a most magnificent natural landscape, and for many centuries it was the cultural and religious hub and icon of harmony for the Hellenic world. It is basically located at the foot of Mount Parnassos, within the twin rocks of the Phaedriades and makes for a very serene Greece place of interest.
The Old Town of Corfu
A gorgeous and a must visit spot, the Old Town of Corfu, is located on the Island of Corfu off the western coasts of Albania and Greece. The town exists since 8th century BC and is one of the best archaeological sites of Greece. Designed by prominent Venetian masterminds, the three forts of the town were used for four long centuries to guard the maritime trading of the Republic of Venice against the Ottoman Empire.
Among the most famous sanctuaries of Greece, is the Olympia that is sited in western Peloponnese, in the strikingly pretty valley of the Alpheios River. The area of this site spreads across the southwest foot of Mount Kronios, at the union of the Alpheios and the Kladeos rivers. Olympia is dedicated to Zeus and is the principal holy and sports centre in Greece.
The lush and green landscapes of Greece make it an ideal place for ecotourism. The country is endowed with rich and diversified natural environment. The country of Greece is abundant in natural resources which include numerous of indented coasts, huge rocky massifs, gorges, pristine lakes, caves, cascading rivers and unique natural habitats. In addition the pleasant climate of this place is truly enjoyable.
Well equipped with the best of amenities and rendering world class service, hotels in Greece leave no stone unturned to please their customers. Athens, a popular historic city, is also well known for its history. Hospitality of Hotels in Athens Greece are simply commendable PELION SUITES.