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Poros Vacation

Greece Vacation : PorosThere are many places in the world that tourists can go to if they want a place where there is historical significance. There are many different countries to choose from and it is not hard to find one in the map. It is one thing however, to go to a historically significant place and another thing to go to the most influential, significant and important of places. This is why for serious tourists, Greece is on top of their list when it comes to quality tourist destinations. Greece is a very important country to go to when you want to learn a lot about culture, society, politics and history. Indeed there are so many things that one can find in Geece that one would be hard pressed to find in any other place.

The country has a lot of things to offer for everyone. There are places to fulfill your intellectual hunger and curiosity. There are things that you can feast your eyes on. From the artworks to the magnificent structures, your eyes would open wide with the quality. There are many islands in Greece and they have a lot of history as well that are different from other islands. Each island could have been invaded by other invaders and not touch others. It is for this reason that some islands are way different from others but some may have the same qualities. This is why an island-pair like Poros is different from other islands. Some Islands for example were inhabited earlier or later than Poros. Poros was first inhabited, it is believed, during the Bronze age.


Poros has history behind it although it's not as historically important as the other islands. Poros had its share of invaders but most of them were minor ones. In fact, a big problem for Poros before was the fact that many pirates have invaded them. Poros is a very beautiful island. It is very picturesque with a lot of neoclassical buildings that a lot of people find very attractive. Poros is quieter than other islands. In fact the population is only a few thousand and has not really changed in the past twenty years. The soil in Poros is very rich that there is a lot of vegetation that can be found in this island-pair. There are also a lot of pine trees that can be found and some areas are bushy. Just like other areas of Greece therefore, the scenery is greenish and seems environmentally rich.

Poros may not be as historically significant as its neighboring islands. Still it has a lot going for it since there are a lot of people who want to experience Greece without all the hassles of the crowds. It shows a different side of Greece, the smaller, quieter and more peaceful side that is also very beautiful in its own way. Greece may have a lot of grandiose places and great structures that are famous all over the world. But there are other places as well such as the island-pair of Poros that shows Greek culture in a more intimate way.

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