Greece is the word. Literally- as it is synonymous with beauty, grace, elegance, spirituality, mysticism and a whole host of emotions. To explore Greece is to step back in time to an ancient world existing peacefully and gorgeously with the modern, and to dive into a place that overwhelms your senses with a stunning natural beauty not easily found anywhere else. This is a place with ancient history, incredible stories, a fabulous climate, biodiversity, and did we mention the islands? Beautiful countless offerings with stunning beaches, crystal clear waters, charming old-world villages, spectacular ruins and delicious cuisine to sample as you hop along from one to the next..
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Country Code: +30
Do I need a Visa? Visas are not required for most countries including the US, Canada and various points in Europe.
How will I charge my devices? Greece’s electrical current is 230v/50Hz
How do I get there? Well, if you’re heading to Athens (ATH) and flying from…
New York- 14 hours + with connection(s)
Los Angeles- 14 hours+ with connection(s)
Toronto-11 hours + with connection(s)
Sao Paulo- 16 hours+ with connection(s)
London- 3.5 hours
Geography: Greece has a unique location at the crossroads of Europe, Asia and Africa, surrounded to the east by the Aegean Sea, to the south by the Mediterranean Sea and to the west by the Ionian Sea, consisting of a larger mainland an various islands of differing sizes.
Time Zones: GMT +2
How's the weather? Greece is quite seasonal. During October through March, one will find that there are many hotel and restaurant closures especially on the islands, however the prices overall are definitely more affordable. High season during the spring and summer ensures travelers that nearly everything is in full swing, not to mention pitch perfect sunny weather throughout the season.
Chartering a private yacht or catamaran and sailing through the stunning waters with a crew at your beckon call
Searching for sea turtles on Zakynthos
Immersing yourself in Greek history with classes led by an expert scholar who will also privately guide you to some of Greece’s most unique and mystical attractions
Trying your hand at preparing authentic, traditional meals by participating in a homestyle cooking course in Santorini
Taking part in an olive harvest- an experience you’ll never forget!
Stepping back in time and travel as they did in years past on an island, via donkey or horse throughout narrow streets and winding ways
Special Greek pre-departure gift delivered to your door before you embark upon your journey