Synopses & Reviews
Democracy, chaos and drama the cornerstones of ancient Greece that still seduce visitors today. Explore the energetic cities of Athens and Thessaloniki, the dramatic landscape of the Peloponnese and the timeless white-washed island villages, and youll find a modern nation shaped by myths and legends. Immerse yourself in its incredible history and connect with contemporary Greek culture with this best-selling guide.
Insider Advice escape the crowds and find your own Greece.
Discerning Reviews hand-picked recommendations for the best accommodation and traditional Greek cuisine.
Plan Ahead inspirational itineraries and comprehensive transport information.
Over 150 Maps detailed grid reference maps throughout.
For sheer global reach and dogged research, attention must be paid to Lonely Planet --Los Angeles Times, February 2, 2003
Get distracted by Acropolis views watching a startlit film at one of Athens' open-air cinemas
Melt into a hot tub and chat to the locals amid the thickly forested Rhodopi Mountains
Rope up and scale the monastery-topped sandstone pinnacles of Meteora
Discover your very own secret cove on Samos' little-visited eastern coast
In This Guide:
Six expert authors, over 3000 hours of on-the-ground research, 169 maps, 147 gyros devoured
New full-color sections cover the country's top experiences, off-the-beaten-track delights, and architectural highlights
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