Greece geography Greece is located on the southernmost tip of the Balkan Peninsula in the Balkans. From the north of Albania, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Turkey and the east Aegean Sea, south to the Mediterranean, the West is surrounded by the Ionian Sea.

Population: 10.9 million
Capital: Athens
Currency: Euro
National Income Per Capita: $ 19,974 (2019)
Calling Code: +30

Greece is famous all over the world for its magnificent landscape, untouched land, vast beaches and 6000 islands and islets.

While the number of foreign tourists increased from 15 million in 2010 to over 16 million in 2011, there was a 10% increase. This year, 17,000,000 million foreign tourists are expected (almost double the population of the country).

Tourism beyond the sea and the sun has a very important place in the identity of Greece, today and tomorrow.