The advancements of Greece’s Classical Period gave birth
to much of what we today call modern, Western civilization.
From philosophy to politics to language to art,
Greece remains relevant to the world as a whole.
We are a nation proud of our heritage – of our rich mix of culture, tradition and democracy. Greece is a historical
and archaeological great. An Olympic legend. And, too, a witness to one of the greatest economic
collapses in the world, not to mention one of the highest unemployment rates in the Western world.
What Greece is all about, one can only wonder.
It’s complicated, to say the least.
Urban and rural. Sea and mountain.
Ancient and modern. We’re a study in contrasts.
One thing that is clear: Greece is more than a sweeping panorama of
picturesque landscapes and ancient locations.
When someone wonders about Greece today, one of the first thoughts
is of our current economic and political situation. But we’re more than that…