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Our guide to holidays Greece, brought to you by the loveit coverit travel insurance team.


Our Greece Travel Guide

Greece is a fascinating destination with a rich history and stunning landscapes. From the majestic peak of Mount Olympus to the serene sands of Shipwreck Beach, there is no shortage of places to explore and experience.

But the real draw of Greece is its cuisine, which is rooted in the healthy and nourishing Mediterranean diet. This way of eating, which is rich in nutrients and has been linked to longevity, is highly regarded by many health experts.

So if you're seeking a beautiful and relaxing place to visit, consider Greece, where you can indulge in delicious food and soak up the natural beauty of the country.

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Reasons why your should get Travel Insurance for your Greek trip

Island Hopping and Outdoor Adventures

Greece's stunning islands and outdoor activities like snorkeling, hiking, and water sports are all part of the allure. Travel insurance with activity coverage can offer protection in case of accidents, injuries, or equipment damage related to these adventures, ensuring you enjoy Greece's natural beauty with peace of mind.

Travel Disruptions

From strikes to transportation issues, unforeseen events can disrupt your travel plans. Travel insurance can provide coverage for trip interruptions and delays, including reimbursement for additional expenses incurred due to unexpected travel disruptions, allowing you to navigate such challenges more smoothly.

Medical Coverage

Although Greece boasts a commendable healthcare system, medical costs can remain substantial for visitors. Travel insurance extends coverage to unforeseen medical emergencies, consultations with doctors, hospital accommodations, and essential prescription medications. Acquiring insurance guarantees that you can access vital medical treatment without facing exorbitant financial burdens.

Greek Cuisine and Local Delights

Greece is renowned for its delicious cuisine, but trying new foods can sometimes lead to unexpected stomach issues. Travel insurance can cover medical expenses, ensuring you receive proper care without worrying about the costs if you happen to fall ill.

Main Facts About Greece

Greece is part of the European Union and Greece money currency is Euro. The largest Greek islands have many banks and ATM, while some remote islands may have only one ATM. Always have some cash with you if you travel in some remote islands as even if there is one single ATM, it might be out of money.
Greek is one of the oldest Indo-European languages and is usually divided into Ancient Greek (often thought of as a dead language) and Modern Greek. Modern Greek is derived from Koine, a common dialect of Ancient Greek that was understood throughout the Greek-speaking world at that time.
Greece has a typical Mediterranean climate, which lends itself to mild and often wet winters and dry summers. The country is mostly sunny throughout the year. The northern part of the country can be very cold during the winters, even receiving snow in some areas. Winter is milder to the south.
Power Plugs
For Greece there are two associated plug types C and F. Plug type C is the plug which has two round pins and plug type F is the plug which has two round pins with two earth clips on the side. Greece operates on a 230V supply voltage and 50Hz.
The current population of Greece is 10,329,363 as of Saturday, May 7, 2022, based on Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data.
Fun Fact
The first recorded Olympic Games were held at Olympia in the Greek city-state of Elis in 776 B.C., but it is generally accepted that the Olympics were at least 500 years old at that time. The ancient Olympics, held every four years, occurred during a religious festival honoring the Greek god Zeus.
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Your Greek Bucket list

If you're in Greece, you HAVE to do these things:

1. Marvel at the wonders of Acropolis.
2. Explore the Delphi.
3. Stay overnight in Corfu’s Old Town.
4. Watch the sunset on Santorini.
5. Become a pirate at the Shipwreck Bay on Zakynthos.
6. Taste the variety of Meze.
7. Discover the byzantine ghost town Mystra,
8. Explore the scenery on Rhodes Island.
9. Climb Mount Olympus.
10. Live your Mamma Mia fantasy at Skopelos Island.


Traveller, there are no paths. Paths are made by walking        

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