which means Light,
is the country at you need to visit at least once in
Come to the birthplace of the Olympians: Zeus,
Athena, Aphrodite but also of Heroes like Achilles,
Theseus and Leonidas of Sparta.
Come to the land where gods fell in love with
mortals and gave birth to demigods like Hercules and
Come to the nature where Dionysus danced with the
Nymphs, to the sea ruled by Poseidon and his
Come to the country of the Musses, the poets like
Homer and Sappho, the wise men like Thales and
Solon, the mathematics of Pythagoras, the medicine
of Hippocrates, the philosophy of Aristotle, and so
many others who created the base of our civilization!
Come to walk among our ancient theaters and listen
to your voice reaching from the stage up to the
highest frieze, without a microphone! Come to listen
to Homer’s language, since you, yourselves, use
quite a few of its words (such as theater, drama,
poetry, music, synthesis, analysis, idea, economy,
thesaurus, ecumenical, axiom, methods, episode,
enthusiasm, dialogue, organization, idea, energy,
strategy, politics, democracy, love, kiss!). It’s
not by chance that the English language of 490.000
words, has borrowed up to 41.615 words from the
Greek language. And know that: “The language isn’t
just a means of communication. It has the soul of
the people, their history and kindness”. As the
nobelist Greek poet, Odysseus Elytis, says.
to meet the country of Heroes, of the 300 Spartans
who defended Thermopylae, or those who defended
Marathon, while defining the future of all the West.
Meet the homeland of Alexander the Great, as well as
the city of Athens, birthplace of democracy.
Come to walk in ancient Olympia, to run in the
courtyard where the first Olympic games winners ran!
Walk among the land that all those people walked and
feel their presence!
Come to visit the castles of Mystras or Monemvasia,
to visit the cities of the Byzantine Emperors,
reminding you of the fall of Istanbul.
That fall which was the reason for the West to exit
the middle-ages and enter the Renaissance! Because
all the literati found refuge there, because the
books that they saved from the fires of the
conquerors were put in western libraries, offering
the West all the knowledge it needed.
to meet the country that is the most beautiful
Museum in this planet, the country that was hurt by
its conquerors and scorned for her treasures, which
were stolen from it and are now displayed in the
greatest Museums of the world.
Come to meet the country that was reborn so many
times from its ashes, without ever losing its
civilization, its history, its language or its
In the seas of the Pelasgians and Odysseus,
Hellas Yachting's ships can take you, your children
and your friends, to see that Greece is light, that
it’s the smiling dolphins that will follow you, the
white houses of its 6.000 islands, a warm smile and
an even warmer welcome. It’s the myths of the waves…
and maybe you will meet Princess Gorgon, sister of
Alexander the Great, who roams the seas with her
golden chest guard holding a shield and the
Macedonian spear, and she will ask: “Does King
Alexander live?”. Then you should answer “YES HE
DOES!” to make her happy!
Come to have your vacation, to have fun the way only
Greeks know, to get married and start your new life
from the light of the brightest country in the
We invite you
to travel in time through the dream that is called
Take her colors and draw your memories…
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