Welcome to the map and guide of the cities, towns or places of interest around Greece in Europe. Here you will find links to maps, virtual tours and guides with 360° panoramas of various travel destinations, regions, cities and attractions in Greece.
Alongside each virtual tour and panorama is a Google map and some local and travel information to help you explore plan and your trip to the top travel destinations in Greece. This growing guide of Greece uses images and information provided by independent travellers, giving you the fuller picture of the various sights, hotels and attractions.
Greece is on the southern end of the Balkan Peninsula in Europe. Much of Greece is surrounded by sea and it shares international borders with Albania, Bulgaria and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Turkey. The Aegean Sea lies to the east and south of mainland Greece, and the Ionian Sea lies to the west. Many Greek islands lie scattered in the Mediterranean Sea.
Greece is famous for the Greek Empire established by Alexandra the Great, and covering vast tracts of Europe, Africa and Aisia. Greece is the origin of much modern philosophy, mathematics and the Olympic Games. The capital of Greece is Athens and other important cities in Greece include Heraklion, Ioannina, Kavala, Larissa, Patras, Rhodes, Serres, Thessaloniki and Volos.
Today people flock to Greece to explore the ancient sites, historical monument and visit the beaches. Many of the small islands like Rhodes have become very popular holiday destinations offering clear seas, various water sports and fantastic beaches. Away from the urban centers, much of Greece lies undeveloped with old villages offering tranquil settings for holidays. Whether you are after the beaches and swimming, ancient ruins or night clubs and shopping, places of interest around Greece have something to offer everyone.