Greece is a nation in southeastern Europe with a large number of islands all through the Aegean and Ionian oceans. Powerful since ancient times, it's frequently called the support of Western human progress. Athens, its capital, holds tourist spots including the fifth century B.C. Acropolis fortress with the Parthenon sanctuary. Greece is likewise known for its shorelines, from the dark sands of Santorini to the gathering resorts of Mykonos.