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It’s impossible to think of Greece without thinking of culture, and the country has a rich cultural seam that runs thousands of years deep. Visitors to the country can’t help but be aware of this fact as it is, literally, all around them.

The physical make up of the country conjures up images of gods, heroes and myths that are known throughout the world. These myths did much to inspire ancient Greek culture that stamped its extraordinary mark on everything from art to architecture, literature and pottery.


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Did you know?

Greece enjoys more than 250 days of sunshine or 3,000 sunny hours a year.

Greece has more than 2,000 islands, of which approximately 170 are populated.

Greece’s largest island is Crete (3,189 sq.miles) (8,260 sq. km.)

Greece has more archaeological museums than any other country in the world.

Greece is the leading producer of sea sponges