We all have a list of places we want to visit as part of our bucket list, one of the top ones on my list is Greece. I remember I first fell in love with the idea when Lena from The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants took her trip to Santorini, Greece. The crystal clear water, peaceful beaches, and beautiful infrastructure completely blew me away and ever since then it has been my dream to one day end up in Greece.
1. Oia, Santorini
One of the most beautiful and picturesque villages of Santorini, Greece located on top of an impressive cliff.
2. Mykonos, Greece
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Greek island, Mykonos that very closely resembles a paradise island.
3. Navagio Beach, Zakynthos
Strikingly beautiful and probably the most photographed beach in Greece that is also known as 'The Shipwreck' because of the wreck of a ship, Panagiotis.
4. Melissani Cave, Kefalonia
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Incredible picture of a tour through the Melissani Cave, with crystal clear water you probably have never seen before.
5. Acropolis of Athens
Aside from beautiful landscapes, Greece has ancient buildings with historic significance such as the Acropolis of Athens, which is an ancient citadel that is located above the city of Athens.
6. Samos, a Greek Island
Greek Island in the eastern Aegean Sea with views that will surely blow your mind.
7. Old Bridge of Plaka in Epirus, Northwestern Greece
Beautiful work of art that carries great history and legends along with it.
8. Seaside, Mykonos
Now who would refuse to grab a bite in a location where the waves hit right at your feet?
9. Giola Lagoon, Thassos
An epically gorgeous natural pool, which looks out right onto the Aegean Sea. Definitely a place you want to escape to one day!
10. Turquoise Blue Water
Yet another crazy beautiful place to dive into during your visit especially during the summer time.
11. Theogefiro, Zitsa
Taking a long hike to see a place like this is worth the trouble and time!
12. Santorini, Greece
Another beautiful view from a village in Santorini during sunset.
13. Natural Swimming Pool in Thassos Island
Mother nature and beautiful landscape at its finest!
14. Rock Diving in Agia Napa, Cyprus
Rock diving in paradise for all of the adventure seekers!
15. Beneath the Ionian Sea, Sidari
Clear view of the bottom of the Ionian Sea, not something you get to see on a daily basis!
16. Lalaria Beach, Skiathos
Coming from New York City, seeing things through the clear water on a beach is definitely a new experience.
17. Ocean View, Syros
Breath-taking capture of the window view in St. Stefanos, Syros.
18. A Hot Tub in a CAVE in Santorini
This is not your typical hot tub in the back of someone's yard!
19. Agia Paraskevi Platanias, Skiathos
Just imagine watching the sunrise under these circumstances!
20. Ithaka Island
Gorgeous island with too many tourist attractions to offer.
21. Nafplio, Peloponnese
Seaport town in the Peloponnese, Greece where even the sidewalks look like they just came out of a picture book.
22. Parga Old Town
Clear water, beautiful architecture, and greenery everywhere, what more can you ask for?
23. Alley in Ioannina City, Epirus
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In Epirus even things as common as alleys seem completely foreign and new.
24. Alley in Paros Island
Colorful and graphic alley of Paros Island.
25. MEDIEVAL MONASTERIES of METERORA
Striking and historic place of the medieval monastery, surrounded by picture-perfect landscape.
26. Beautiful Lake in Greece
Gorgeous snap of beautiful scenery, which just intoxicates us with the desire to travel.
27. Katikies Hotel Cave Pool
Greece offers luxurious hotels which make the stay completely worth it.
28. Colorful Santorini
Spectacular sneak peek of colorful Santorini with almost an animated feel.
Wider shot of a village in Santorini in all its beauty!
30. Clear Blue Water
Yet another place in Greece, with glassy body of water and stunning view.
31. Quaint Cobblestone Street in the Village of Molyvos on Lesvos
Even taking a walk down this cobblestone street would be a moment to remember.
32. Luxury in Greece
Amazing resort in Greece that is surrounded by crystal blues.
33. Perissa Beach, Santorini
If only our murky beaches were as stunning as the Perissa beach.
Gorgeous streets of Crete for a perfect romantic getaway!
35. Lake Pamvotida, Ioannina, Epirus
Even during the colder climates, Greece manages to never lose its appeal.
36. Triopetra, Crete
Absolutely astonishing shot of blissful wonderland.
For someone who has lived in a city all his or her life, a place like this is a perfect getaway for a complete change of scenery.
38. Icaria, is a Greek Island in the Aegean Sea
Seems like a place that can get your mind off your worries and instead offer a taste of what heaven would feel like.
Greece is a place where you can truly learn to appreciate nature, architecture and history. It's a place that offers breathtaking views and moments of complete bliss. Which place would you be visiting first on your trip to Greece?