Greece is a very famous country - it has a long history and nowadays is a popular destination for its clean beaches and brilliant blue waters. There is an abundance of archaeological and historical sites to visit in Greece that gloriously depict the country's past. The landscape is made up of a terrain that is not particularly fertile, except for some valleys along the mainland, and its region is mainly mountainous.
However, mainland Greece is surrounded by water, in particular the Aegean and Ionian Seas. Among these seas are a vast number of islands, around 1,400, and about 220 of them are inhabited.
The most famous of these Greek Islands are Mykonos, with a cosmopolitan feel; Skiathos, with long and sandy beaches; Crete, with its revolutionary character; Corfu, with its Venetian style; Ithaca, the homeland of Ulysses; Samos, the greenest of all the islands; Santorini, with the most romantic sunset in the world; Rhodes, the island of the medieval castles, the sun and the butterflies; just a few examples of paradise.
These Greek islands form are one of the most popular tourist destinations, especially in summer. Enjoy the holiday of your dreams at any one of the islands.
Premier Villas has handpicked a variety of villas across the Greek Islands:
- Crete - Chania and Rethrymno
- Cephalonia (Kefalonia)
- Porto Heli
The peak season for holidays in Greece is from May to September. The sunny weather, warm beaches and variable landscapes invite people from all over the world to experience the Greek hospitality and peaceful way of life.