As one of the world’s greatest cities, Athens is crammed with attractions and entertainment that can pleasantly fill weeks of any visitor’s time. However, a number of outstanding destinations are located within easy reach – whether you travel by boat, public transport or with your own wheels. From ancient ruins to island beaches, a day excursion from the Greek capital is well worth considering.
Greece is considered as one of the landscapes that have the most amazing array of biodiversity and ecological value; in its national parks, waterfalls, rushing rivers, lakes, wetlands, and mountain ranges. One of the country's greatest escapes is Crete; the largest island that is considered as one of the most distinctive and beautiful islands of all times.