Gorgeous beaches, island hopping, stunning villages, amazing food and ancient history, Greece has it all. Whether you're on a family vacation or honeymoon, this destination works for all styles of traveler. Often referred to as the birthplace of Western civilization, in Athens you can explore landmarks like the Acropolis and Parthenon dating back to the 5th century B.C.E. When you've had your fill of history, head to the sea. Santorini is one of the world's most beautiful villages, home to delicious food and black sand beaches. While islands like Mykonos and Crete offer sleek resorts, a good party scene and beautiful turquoise water lapping at white sand shores.