From stunning displays of ancient architecture and rich tradition to gorgeous coastline and pristine beaches, Greece offers an exciting infusion of alluring antiquity and natural splendor. Known as the “cradle of Western civilization,” Greece is most commonly known for its classical past and contributions to democracy, Western literature, philosophy, and drama, and the Olympic Games. Greece today is a vibrantly modern nation, known as one of the safest, friendliest, and most relaxed countries in Europe. Abundant with diverse cultures and landscapes, not to mention mouth-watering Mediterranean cuisine, you will not want to leave this captivating country… that is, not until you realize that you are only a short distance away from fascinating vacation destinations like Turkey and Italy! Greece truly is the ideal destination for a semester or summer study abroad program.
Top Reasons to Study Abroad in Greece with GlobaLinks Learning Abroad, formerly known as EuroLearn
- In Greece you will walk among ancient ruins and experience firsthand the birthplace of Western civilization itself. Watch Greek dramas performed in their original theaters at the Hellenic Festival or bask in the presence of Greece’s most famous ancient ruin, the Acropolis. A semester or summer study abroad program in Greece offers a once in a lifetime opportunity to get up-close and personal with the ideas and events that formed the basis of Western philosophy and culture.
- During GlobaLinks Learning Abroad's semester or summer study abroad program, you will be made to feel at home among the friendly, welcoming Greek population. You will find the more relaxed pace of life of Southeastern Europe to be a refreshing alternative to the hustle and bustle of many North America cities.
- With easy access to gorgeous beaches and majestic mountains, opportunities for outdoor activities in Greece are numerous and diverse. Whether you want to go scuba diving, climb to the top of Mount Olympus, or sail between Greece’s 1400 islands, exhilarating adventures await you in this breath-taking country.
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