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Tourism in Greece

History of Greece

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Tourism in Greece

attracts more than 17.5 million people each year, contributing 15% to the nation’s Gross Domestic Product. Greece has been an attraction for international visitors since antiquity for its rich and long history, Mediterranean coastline and beaches.In 2005, 6,088,287 tourists alone visited the city of Athens, the capital city.

History of Greece

Tourism in Greece traces its roots to the ancient times. When Greece was annexed by the Roman Empire, the cultural exchange that started between the two civilization triggered as a result a large number of Romans visiting the famous centers of Greek philosophy and science, such as Athens, Corinth and Thebes, partly because Greece had become a province of the Roman Empire and Greeks were granted Roman citizenship.

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