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A Girl Who Left Her Heart In Greece

Through a high school educational tour with People to People, the Learning About International Commerce Program (Marshall LINC) and other trips, I have been lucky enough to travel many places throughout the world. However, no matter where I go, my mind keeps drifting back to one country in particular: Greece.

So what, you may ask, is so wonderful about Greece? Although economic times have been tough lately, Greece still has as much to offer as ever. I’ll give you a few reasons for my immense love of the country:

1. I had the opportunity to visit locations I learned about in art history class, like the Parthenon and the Temple of Apollo.

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2. You’ll never have a better Greek salad.

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3. Where else will you get to run on the same ground as the first Olympians?2012 Cruise 847

4. There are adorable cats EVERYWHERE.

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5. Santorini is breathtakingly beautiful. Due to the volcanic nature of the island, this is one of the few places where you’ll see a black sand beach. The surface gets so hot that a wooden plank leads visitors to the water.

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6. The waters of Mykonos are crystal clear and the whitewashed walls of buildings contrast so beautifully with the brightly painted doors and railings.

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All I can say is, if you have the opportunity to visit Greece, take it. Hopefully I’ll find myself there again one day.

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Posted on April 17, 2014 by Kinsey

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