Greece - Understand & Survival (Chapter)
This chapter contains the Understand Greece, Greece Today, History, Ancient Greek Culture, The Greek Way of Life, Architecture, Greek Cuisine, Music & Dance, Art & Literature, Nature & Wildlife, Survival Guide, Directory, Transport, Language and Glossary chapters from Lonely Planet’s Greece guidebook.
All the info you need on everything from history, architecture and cuisine to flights, public transport, climate, money, the internet...you name it. Get hints on the gay and lesbian scene and tips for women travellers, kids and travellers with disabilities, as well as a handy language guide and glossary.
• a rundown on Ancient Greek culture
• info on the Greek way of life
• details on music, dance, art and literature
• full coverage of nature and wildlife
Coverage includes: Understand Greece, Greece Today, History - from early days to the 21st century, Ancient Greek Culture: Mythology, The Ancient Pantheon, The Golden Age of Drama, Philosophy, Sculpture and The Oracle of Delphi, The Greek Way of Life: Social & Family Life, The Greek Character, Civil Society, The New Greeks, and Faith & Identity, Architecture: Minoan Magnificence, Mycenaean Engineering, Classic Compositions, Hellenistic Citizens, Byzantine Zeal, Frankish Keeps & Venetian Strongholds, Ottoman Offerings, Neoclassical Splendour and Modern Ideas, Greek Cuisine: The Greek Kitchen, Mayirefta, Greek Grills, Fish & Seafood, Greek Salad, Regional Cuisine, Sweet Treats, Festive Food, Vegetarian-Friendly and Eating with Kids, Music & Dance: Traditional Folk Music, Rembetika, Laïka & Entehna, Contemporary & Pop Music, and Greek Dance, Art & Literature: Modern Greek Art, Modern Greek Literature and Contemporary Writers, Nature & Wildlife: Experiencing the Outdoors, Greek Geography, Wildflowers, Forests and Watching for Wildlife, Survival Guide, Directory, Transport, Language and Glossary.
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