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  Wikivoyage Instance ofsovereign state Named after LocationBalkans, Southern Europe, Greece Located in or next to body of waterMediterranean Sea Located on terrain featureBalkans,
Southern Europe Capital Legislative body Executive body Official language Anthem Currency Head of state Head of government Has part Inception Highest point Population
  • 10,760,421 (2017)
Area
  • 131,957 km²
Top-level Internet domain
  • .gr
official website 38° 30′ 00″ N, 23° 00′ 00″ E Authority control  Q41
ISNI: 0000 0004 0555 2357
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GND ID: 4022047-3
Library of Congress authority ID: n80046090
Bibliothèque nationale de France ID: 118727476
National Diet Library Auth ID: 00562473
OSM relation ID: 192307
Open Library ID: OL114762A
NKCR AUT ID: ge131737
National Library of Israel identifier: 000979098
US National Archives Identifier: 10035789
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Greece is a nation in Europe. Its capital is Athens.

Contents

Emblems / Badges[edit]

  • Ελληνική σημαία
    Flag of Greece (since 1978)

  • Εθνόσημο
    Coat of Arms

  • Παλαιότερη Ελληνική σημαία
    Flag of Greece (1828-1978)

  • Σημαία της περιφέρειας της Μακεδονίας
    Flag of Macedonia

  • Ελληνική σημαία σε χρήση κατά την ελληνική επανάσταση
    Greek flag used during the Greek revolution(1821-1830)

  • Σημαία που χρησιμοποιείται απτην Ορθόδοξη Ελληνική Εκκλησία
    Flag of the Greek Orthodox Church

Maps[edit]

Maps are also available as part of the Wikimedia Atlas of the World project in the Atlas of Greece .
  • Τοποθεσία
    Localisation
    Situation
    Lage
    Localização
    Localizzazione
    מיקום

  • Νομοί της Ελλάδας
    Prefectures of Greece
    Préfectures de la Grèce
    Präfekturen Griechenlands
    Prefeituras da Grécia
    Prefetture della Grecia
    מחוזות יוון

  • Γεωφυσικός χάρτης Πελοποννήσου
    Geophysical map of the Peloponnese
    Carte géophysique de Péloponnèse
    Geophysische Landkarte des Peloponnes
    Mapa geofísica do Peloponeso
    Mappa geofisica del Peloponneso
    מפה גיאופיזית של פלופונסוס

  • Μακεδονία
    Macedonia
    Macédoine
    Makedonien
    Macedónia
    Macedonia
    Macedonia
    מקדוניה

  • Greece total fertility rate by region, 2014

Landscape and Nature[edit]

  • Corinth Canal

  • Crete, Aradaina Gorge

  • Crete, Samaria Gorge

  • Crete, Sfakia

  • Epirus, Vikos Gorge

  • Kefalonia, Lake Melissani

  • Kefalonia, Myrtos beach

  • Meteora

  • Mount Olympus

  • Nea Kameni,
    Volcano crater

  • Rhodes, Arhangelos Bay

  • Santorini caldera

  • Santorini Island Coastline. Greece, Aegean Sea

Panoramic view of Greek towns[edit]

  • Athens

  • Athens, port of Piraeus

  • Corfu, Old town

  • Crete, Chania

  • Crete, Heraklion

  • Crete, Hora Sfakion

  • Crete, Rethymno

  • Hydra

  • Metsovo

  • Monemvasia, southern Peloponnese

  • Mykonos

  • Nafplion

  • Naupactus

  • Naxos Chora

  • Naxos Filoti

  • Paros Parikia

  • Paros Piso Livadi

  • Rhodes City

  • Rhodes, Lindos

  • Santorini, Fira

  • Santorini, Oia

  • Syros, Hermoupolis

  • Thessaloniki

  • Santorini Mule Path (panoramic), Fira, Santorini island (Thira), Greece

  • Panoramic view of the Catholic quarter of Fira, Fira, Santorini island (Thira), Greece

  • Panoramic view of Oia, Santorini island (Thira), Greece

  • Panoramic view of Fira coast line, Santorini island (Thira), Greece

  • Panoramic skies over Oia Santorini island (Thira), Greece

  • Oian coast waters (panoramic landscape). Santorini island (Thira), Greece

Ancient architecture[edit]

  • Aegina, Temple of Aphaia

  • Athens, Acropolis

  • Athens, Hephaisteion

  • Near Athens, Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion

  • Corinth, Roman thermae

  • Crete, Knossos Palace of ancient king Minos

  • Delphi, Tholos

  • Dodona, ancient theatre

  • Epidaurus, ancient theatre

  • Naxos, Temple of Apollo or Portara

  • Pella Macedonia, ancient ruins

  • Rhodes, Acropolis stadium

  • Rhodes, Acropolis of Lindos

Medieval and religious architecture[edit]

  • Athens,
    Theotokos Gorgoepikoos and Ayios Eleytherios

  • Chalkidiki,
    Monastery of Mount Athos

  • Crete,
    Arkadi Monastery

  • Crete,
    Heraklion Cathedral

  • Mystras Palace, Peloponnese

  • Paros,
    Panagia Ekatondapyliani

  • Rhodes,
    Avenue of the Knights

  • Syros,
    Hermoupolis Cathedral

  • Thessaloniki,
    Panagia Chalkeon

  • Tinos,
    Panagia Evangelistria

Architecture of the 19th and 20th centuries[edit]

  • Athens,
    Parliament, formely Royal palace

  • Athens, Academy

  • Rhodes, Building from the Italian era of the Island

  • Athens, appartment house of the 1920s

  • Thessaloniki,
    Noesis Science Center&Technology Museum

Greek cuisine[edit]

  • Greek salad

  • Gigantes

  • Pastitsio

  • Koulouri on the streets of Athens

  • An old restaurant in Athens

Traditional costumes[edit]

  • Athens Evzones

  • Crete Vraka

  • Epirus Kourenta

  • Macedonia Baltza

  • Macedonia Roumlouki

Ancient art[edit]

  • Fresco from Knossos palace.

  • Poseidon

  • Apollo of Olympia

  • Aphrodite of Knidos

  • Caryatides

  • Sculptures of the east pediment of the Temple of Zeus at Olympia.Olympia Archaeological Museum.

Modern Greek art[edit]

  • Dominikos Theotokopoulos (El Greco, 1541-1614)

  • Nikiforos Lytras (1832-1904)

  • Georgios Jakobides (1853-1932)

  • Ioannis Avramides

  • Alekos Fassianos

Σημαντικοί Έλληνες (Significant modern Greeks)[edit]

  • Emmanuel Chrysoloras

  • Dominikos Theotokopoulos (El Greco)

  • Rigas Feraios

  • Adamantios Korais

  • Alexandros Ypsilantis

  • Theodoros Kolokotronis

  • Laskarina Bouboulina

  • Ioannis Kapodistrias

  • Georgios Jakobides

  • Elefthterios Venizelos

  • Constantin Cavafy

  • Constantin Caratheodory

  • Aristoteles Onassis

  • Iannis Xenakis

  • Cornelius Castoriadis

  • Giorgos Seferis

  • Angelos Sikelianos

  • Nikos Engonopoulos

  • Melina Mercouri

  • Mikis Theodorakis

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