Greek Islands - Understand Greek Islands and Survival Guide (PDF Chapter)
This chapter contains the History, Ancient Greek Culture, The Islanders, The Arts, Architecture, Nature & Wildlife, Directory A–Z, Transport, and Language chapters from Lonely Planet’s Greek Islands guidebook.
All the info you need on everything from history, arts and culture to flights, public transport, climate, money, the internet... you name it. Get tips for women travellers, gay and lesbian travellers, travellers with disabilities, and travellers with kids. And get the most out of your conversa-tions with a handy language guide and glossary.
- a rundown on the best of Greek arts and architecture, from ancient temples to modern literature
- info on modern Greek life and ancient Greek culture
- full coverage of the country’s history
- details on Greek nature and wildlife, from lofty mountains to endless beaches
Coverage includes: History, Ancient Greek Culture, The Islanders, The Arts, Architecture, Nature & Wildlife, Directory A–Z, Transport, and Language.
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