Travelstick Greece Lands of the Gods

Greece Land of the Gods


Depending on what size of land you count as island Greece has somewhere around 6,000 of them. About 200 of the islands are inhabited. Thousands of books have been written about the ancient Greeks and their Gods, wars and culture. In Greece historical fact is becoming mythology, and mythology historical fact. Greece is one of Travelstick's favorite destinations as every island is a new and unforgettable experience.

Democracy

Athenian democracy developed around the sixth century BC in the city of Athens and the surrounding territory of Attica. It is often described as the first known democracy in the world. The first ever held democratic vote by the Athenians resulted in a declaration of war on the Persians.




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One-off expenses

Flight: 50 Euro pp (Return London UK)
Car Rent: 80 Euro  (40 Euro pp)
Full Car Insurance: 100 Euro (50 Euro pp)
Petrol for car: 60 Euro (30 Euro pp)

Daily budget 34 Euro Per Person

Apartment self-catering: 30 Euro (15 Euro pp)
Breakfast: 2 Euro bakery pp
Lunch:  2 Euro pp
Dinner: 5 Euro pp
Cost : 10 Euro pp

Costs include things like entrance fees or a bottle of wine, with the exceptions of the one-off expenses mentioned above. These extra costs will not necessarily be the same every day but we have calculated them as a average over the 8 days that we travelled.

How to save money
Shop at supermarkets and cook your own meals. Book your flight 3 months ahead for good deals see Ryan Air, Easy Jet or any other price fighter.

We traveled Corfu for 8 days and it worked out as 55 Euro per person per day including the daily budget plus all one-off expenses.

Prices in June 2019

 Car rental at airport: Hertz