Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Choose Greece For Honeymoon


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Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Choose Greece For Honeymoon

Greece has all the necessary elements that a newlywed couple requires to make their honeymoon special. It is a tropical paradise that offers a couple with ample opportunities to create beautiful memories that would last forever. The places that are steeped in history and filled with romance and adventure, are a perfect choice to make your honeymoon memorable. Additionally, Greece provides you with a chance to indulge in some delicious local cuisines that titillates the taste buds and satiates your food desires.

So, here is a list of 10 fabulous reasons that would tempt you to book Greece for your honeymoon.

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#1. The exotic islands

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Greece is home to some of the best islands in the world. From Santorini to Mykonos– the options are endless if you want to plan your romantic getaway in Greece.

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The islands are usually characterised by long stretches of sand, cobblestone pathways and whitewashed buildings, among others. In fact, each island is a perfect blend of modernity and tradition.

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#2. In love with nature

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The Greeks are in love in nature, and therefore, their villas and beach houses are situated in close proximity to nature. A prime example of beauty at its best is the Myrtos Beach, which is surrounded by lush greenery on all sides along with the undulating mountain slopes.

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In fact, 80 per cent of the islands in Greece comprise of picturesque mountains. These mountains have been weathered over the years to form gorges, while also serving as the foundation for beautiful homes and monasteries.

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#3. An action packed nightlife

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The nightlife in Greece is always buzzing with activity. Swanky nightclubs are the toast of the town in some of the islands like Santorino, Mykonos and the party hub, Athens. Revellers can party till the wee hours of the morning without a caring about anything in the world. However, liquor is served only till a certain time in most nightclubs.

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#4. Serenity at the beaches

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Go for long walks on the beach with your loved one while the sun sets behind you. The beaches in Greece have it all– from golden sands to volcanic rocks and smooth pebbles. It is only natural for the country to have spectacular beaches, considering the fact that it has over 1000 islands to boast of. The best time to visit these beaches is from mid-May to October.

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#5. Comfort of luxury villas

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Greece is home to some beautiful villas which you can rent for your honeymoon. These villas come with a host of luxury amenities such as private pool, butlers, and all necessary appliances.

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#6. Romantic cruises

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Taking a romantic cruise to explore the islands of Greece is another reason this place is a perfect honeymoon destination. Most cruises provide accommodation as well, because they last for either a day or two. Along the way, you will get your fix of some historically important places like the Acropolis in Athens. These cruises can also be extended where honeymooners can be transported to other exotic destinations like Turkey.

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#7. Delighting delicacies

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Many honeymooners come to Greece just to savour their delicious Mediterranean cuisine. This comprises of wines, seasonal vegetables, fruits, and seafood, etc. The local cuisine is considered as one of the most delicious and exotic cuisines of the world.

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#8. Fun with the water

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The Greek islands offer various water sport activities like surfing, snorkelling, water skiing, etc. Sailing is one of the most popular activities in Greece. Honeymooners can book their own private yachts and take a cruise down the crystal clear blue waters. You also have the option of discovering the various islands along the way.

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#9. Hiking for reaching heights

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Taking a hike with your loved one through Pindus mountains is a great way to indulge in some adventure on your honeymoon. The hike to explore the Vikos Gorge as well as the villages of Zagorohoria is quite a treat for adventure loving couples.

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#10. Friendly people

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The natives of Greece are warm and friendly and very helpful if you ever need directions in and around the island. They possess a natural zest for life and also appreciate beauty in all its forms. They are tolerant and respectful of other cultures as well. In fact, the people of Greece have become even more welcoming than ever as the tourists are now the saviours of their falling economy. Well, a good honeymoon destination should have good people because they help make the trip much more memorable.

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Honeymoon is supposed to be the most memorable time of your life. Seeing the offerings that Greece has for the honeymooners, it is assured that every couple going there for honeymoon will come back with a bag full of pleasant memories. So, make resevartions now and enjoy a splendid honeymoon!

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