The Top Ten Greek Destinations to Visit in the Aegean Sea

By Solaire Hauser

The chapel Ágios Ioánnis in Greece.

The chapel Ágios Ioánnis in Greece. (Photo: SH)

The media herald it on a regular basis: To experience the “real” Greece, unaffected by the financial crisis, the perfect destination are the Greek islands. Only there can tourists still get a glimpse of the relaxed life of the Greek population. “Chalaróno” (χαλαρώνω) is what the locals say, “Take it easy”. And that, in fact, is easier done than said for a foreigner visiting one of the country’s famous peninsulas or islands.


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