TripAdvisor® Travelers’ Choice Awards

By Journey to Greece on April 6, 2016

TripAdvisor® recognizes The Best Destinations and Beaches with Travelers’ Choice Awards 2016

TripAdvisor®, the leading travel planning and booking site has announced the winners of the Travelers’ Choice™ 2016 awards for the best destinations and beaches around the globe.  The award winners were determined based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from TripAdvisor travelers worldwide. Greece is also represented in the categories of best destination and beaches and below are all the award winners.

Journey Greece Tripadvisor Awards

Best destinations in Europe

Athens –  #12  best destination in Europe

Acropolis & the Parthenon, Athens

Best Destinations in Greece

#1 – Athens, the capital of Greece

Greek Parliament, Athens

#2 – Chania Town in the island of Crete

Journey to Greece Chania Port

#3 – Imerovigli in the island of Santorini

Santorini Journey Greece Best destination in Europe

#4 – Rhodes Town in the island of Rhodes

Palace of the Grand Master - Medieval Town of Rhodes

#5 – Rethymnon Town in the island of Crete

Rethymno Journey Greece Best Destination

#6 – Mykonos Town in in the island of Mykonos

Mykonos Town Windmill View

#8 – Lindos in the island of Rhodes

Journey to Greece - Lindos Island Rhodes

Best Beaches in the World, Europe and Greece

Elafonissi Beach in Crete has been selected as #14 beach worldwide, #2 in Europe and as #1 in Greece.

Elafonissi Beach Journey to Greece Best Beach Crete

Balos Beach and Lagoon in Crete has ranked as the #11 best beach in Europe and #3 in Greece.

Balos Beach Journey to Greece Crete Best Beach

St. Pauls Bay in Lindos, Rhodes, has ranked as the #12 most popular beach in Europe and #4 in Greece.

Saint Paul Bay - Lindos, Rhodes

Santa Marina, a Luxury Collection Resort, Mykonos

Overlooking the Aegean Sea from a private peninsula bordered by sparkling sand and lush gardens Santa Marina, is Mykonos’ most exclusive resort. Beauty and high-end aesthetics are unveiled in your every step, inviting you to an unparalleled summer experience.

Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens

Located on Syntagma Square, the multi-awarded 5 star Hotel Grande Bretagne offers an unrivalled perspective of Athens’ mythical history. Providing breathtaking views of the famed Acropolis and Parthenon, the Parliament or lush Lycabettus Hill.

Sheraton Rhodes Resort

Cocooned in the beauty of its attractive lush gardens, with the blue expanse of the pristine waters in front of its private beach, Sheraton Rhodes, has the ideal location, just a short drive from the medieval Old Town of Rhodes.

The “Martaki” Bracelet Greek Custom

A surprise & delight story by Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel in Athens, who gifted all their hotel guests with a "Martaki" bracelet on the first day of March!

A Walk in the Forest

At the Tudor Hall Restaurant in Athens, Chef de Cuisine Alexandros Koskinas takes you to a walk in the woods, through his forest-inspired menu.

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