To many people, Greece is known mainly as a country with beautiful turquoise colored waters, vivid architecture, and delicious cuisine. While this is true, Greece is also rich with history. Greece is home to over 18 unique UNESCO sites that you can visit. Because there are quite a few, finding the right sites to visit on a short trip here can be a little difficult. To help you, this article will highlight the top UNESCO world heritage sites in Greece that anyone traveling to there should consider visiting.
No trip to Greece is complete without a trip to the iconic Acropolis. This towering figure is located on a large hill that overlooks the city of Athens. The Acropolis is well-known for its rich history, ranging from politics to mythology. This ancient structure is the place where it is believed democracy was created. It also served as a place to