Whether your yearning to travel to Greece and explore the Greek Islands was inspired by picture postcard images in box office hits or it's a lifelong wish on your "life list" of places to visit, Greece and the Mediterranean beckon! Poised perfectly between the crystal-blue Aegean and the sparkling Mediterranean, Greece offers 5000 years of captivating history, a vivacious culture that embraces travelers at every turn, warm days in the glittering sun and lively, fun-filled nights for all to enjoy! Here you will relish all the comforts of modern Europe in close proximity to the stark beauty of the ancient world, discover amazing archeological treasures, savor authentically-rich cuisine, visit exotic locales, and become part of the glitz and glamour of the region's enchanting islands. You will begin your Greece vacation with two nights in Athens where a half-day tour of the city will include the ancient Acropolis and the Parthenon at its summit. Travel on to Mykonos, a cosmopolitan island known for its beautiful beaches, elegant resorts, tiny churches and windmills. Further along your travels take you to embrace the breathtaking ambiance of Santorini, an island with towns perched on the edge of an ancient volcano. On Ios, known as the resting place of Homer, take some time to explore Skarkos, a prehistoric settlement featuring architectural accomplishments dating back to the Cycladic period as evidence of a very complex society. Here you can discover the remnants of ancient two-story buildings including stone-built scales, domes, built-in door cases and stone-covered floors as well as a modern system for the disposal of rainwater and a sewer system. Another must see on Ios is Chora, packed with unique boutiques, stylish bars, lively cafes and traditional tavernas. With our travel packages to Greece you will have plenty of time at leisure; you can also visit Manganari on Ios, one of the most famous beaches in the Cyclades.