Greek wine is gaining popularity around the world and one type of wine embodies the Greek spirit like no other — Retsina wine.

Located at just about a 1-hour drive from Athens, the Peloponnese region offers many different historical sites, culture and beauty to tourists looking for a spectacular trip in Greece.

Ouzo is deeply connected with Greece. It is the spirit of Greek summer that nobody can copy.

It’s probably the most social drink ever distilled.

After disappointing revenue results from visitors in 2016, Greek tourism officials predicted more than 30 million will come in 2017, with hopes they spend, spend, spend.

The New Year incites each of us to think about and plan new travel experiences or even relive, past, joyful ones. With diversity in landscapes, experiences, alternative activities, gastronomy & wine and a culture starting from ancient times, to name a few, Greece offers a plethora of reasons for which one should visit. We have tried to limit ourselves to the top 10 reasons, in no particular order, for which a hopeful traveler should choose Greece as their next destination.

Tourism in Greece has been a key element of the economic activity in the country, and is one of the country’s most important sectors. Greece has been a major tourist destination and attraction in Europe since antiquity, for its rich culture and history, which is reflected in large part by its 18 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, among the most in Europe and the world as well as for its long coastline, many islands and beaches.