Greece (Ellinikí Dimokratía) is a country in southeastern Europe, occupying the southernmost part of the Balkan Peninsula. The capital and largest city is Athens. Tourism and shipping make major contributions to the Greek economy. The country’s merchant ship fleet is one of the largest in the world. The archaeological remains of many of the cities and sacred sites of ancient Greece are located in modern Greece.


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Agios Nikolaos, Crete




Ruins of Delphi theatre, Parnassos. The ancient city of Delphi had the most important Greek temple and oracle of Apollo.


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Epidaurus Greece.


Agios Nikolaos, in Crete.


Epidauro Greece


Ruins of the Theatre of Herod in Athens.




Port of Pireas, Athens.


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