Webcams in Greece
Greece is a country in Southern Europe and member of the European Union, located in the extreme south of the Balkans. Its capital and largest city is Athens.
Greece, with an area of 957 km2 for a 131 bit less than eleven million inhabitants, shares land borders with Albania, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Bulgaria and Turkey, and shares maritime borders with Albania, Italy, Libya, Egypt and Turkey, this last source of litigation. The Ionian Sea to the west and the Aegean Sea to the east, parts of the Mediterranean Sea, framed the country whose fifth of the country consists of over 9000 islands and islets of which about 200 are inhabited. In addition, 80% of its territory consists of mountains of which the highest is Mount Olympus with 2917 meters.
Greece is a NATO member since 1952 of the European Union since 1981 and the euro area since 2001.