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Athens, magnificent Acropolis
Greek landscape thrills
It's one thing to study about the ancient ruins of three thousand years in books or watch romantic Greece in movie Mamma mia, and totally another to live the sunsets and sunrises in real life, watch it falling and rising behind the Acropolis...It's a dream land made for everyone, the cradle of Western civilization surrounded by aquamarine turquoise waters, Greece has the ancient charm, tradition respecting and keeping people and countless beautiful islands.
They say that Greek women work, and men just complain about politics and gossiping around, they also say that man should rule and the woman should be ruled...well well, I ll remind you that in in the Ancient World only few women knew how to read, so most of the history is seen by a man...their opinion about the female wasn't the best. But what about nowadays, how's life in there? Greeks are passionate about politics and coffee, also women, they love their mothers and never really leave them, what you have heard are only stereotypes which are miles away from the truth.
Greeks have strong family traditions, great will and goals, they are strong but still Latin, so yes, mama would be an issue. There is no wonder so many tails, legends and myths about gods were born in this land, where beautiful long days fulfilled with open sky, sunshine and sea were passing by one after another. They are great tellers, they talk a lot, they love it. It's all about outdoors in here, and why not, once you are surrounded by a paradise. It's a magnet of rich culture and ancient athletes.Greece balances all thats ancient and charming, sculptures, arts, melancholic throb and blues songs, that's what you will be enjoying, in few words, a place of endless cultural pursuits.
There are thousand of reasons why you will love Greece, one is definitely cuisine, they will stuff you with delicious homemade tzatziki and regional cheese, feta, honey cheeses and hard rounded ones. Sure, wine, is another love of Greeks, made grapes ripened under the amazingly hot Mediterranean sun, Italian pasta served with Greek specialities, lobster, some Turkish influences and here you go, the best dish ready! Freshly baked bread, olive oil, fish from the seafront , glass of wine growth in here, and there is your very own taste of Greece.
You can head whatever you want in this country, you will be impressed all the time, Santorini, Athens, Mykonos or Crete, it's mountainous mainland surrounded by beautiful islands, ancient ruins, whitewashed villages, friendly atmosphere and sunny beaches, what else are you looking for?
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