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Why Greece

Try searching for words like "motorcycle", "tours", "Greece", guided or not on Google. You will be impressed by what you will find written, by some of the most prestigious sources of our planet, about Greece, its relationship with Motorcycles and Greeks. Here we quote just a few...

  • Great weather, winding roads and dramatic scenery, make Greece the perfect land to tour by motorbike (Υahoo.travel.net).
  • A unique, magical, superhuman landscape like no other (travel.michelin.com).
  • No part of Greece is more than 85 miles from the sea (Enchantment of the World. New York, NY: Scholastic Inc.).
  • Greece - perpetually placing in the Τop 5 of the Unesco's World Heritage List, based on its geographical area and population (Unesco Research).
  • Greece is an immensely popular tourist destination and it's difficult to isolate just one or two attractions (tripadvisor.co.uk).
  • Greece is one of the world's best trip destinations, ranking permanently  in the world's top 20 countries for 2011, 2012, 2013 (National Geographic.travel).
  • Greece is a best value summer holiday destination for 2012 (thriftyholidays.co.uk).
  • The readers of the "Sunday Times" Travel Magazine awarded Greece as Best European Beach Destination for 2012! (thesundaytimes.co.uk).
  • 13% of the English dictionary is derived from the Greek language (greekgateway.com).
  • Athens is one of the world's oldest cities, with its recorded history spanning around 3,400 years (Wikipedia).
  • Think of giants like Homer, Socrates or Alexander the Great, whose spirits still float over the paths leading up to the Acropolis and the Temple of Apollo (travel.michelin.com).
  • The length of Greece's coastline is approximately 9,300 miles long (mapsofworld.com).
  • The first ever Olympics were held in Greece in 776 BC, and consisted of one event (200-meter sprint) (Wikipedia).
  • Greece enjoys about 3,000 hours of sunshine per year (Enchantment of the World. New York, NY: Scholastic Inc.).
  • Experience endless miles of aquamarine coastline, sun-bleached ancient ruins, strong feta and stronger ouzo. It's easy to understand how so many myths of gods and giants originated in this vast and varied landscape, with wide open skies and a sea speckled with islands, where days melt from one to the next, while you relish the white-sand and palm-fringed beaches. But Greece offers endless activities and is a magnet for anyone who enjoys the great outdoors. Be brave. Be passionate. Be Greek! (lonelyplanet.com).

  • Inspired by the Greek resistance against the invaders in WWII, Sir Winston Churchill said: "Hence we will not say that Greeks fight like heroes, but that heroes fight like Greeks" (Wikipedia).

  • "For the sake of historical truth I must verify that only the Greeks, of all the adversaries who confronted us, fought with bold courage and highest disregard of death. Thus, the Greek prisoners of war were released immediately, having in mind the heroic stance of these soldiers." - Adolf Hitler's speech before the Reichstag, 4 May 1941 (wikiquote.org).

  • "Greece was the first of civilized nations that presented an example of what man should be." - Thomas Jefferson, 3rd President of the United States (Wikipedia).

  • "I am not interested in the descendance of the citizens or their racial origins. I classify them using one criterion: their virtue. For me every virtuous foreigner is a Greek and every evil Greek worse than a Barbarian." - Alexander the Great (wikiquote.org).

And so on... the more you search, the more you will discover "Why Greece..."

 

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