So you are looking for best places to retire in Greece? Well, our list has just what you need. Greece and Greek Islands is definitely the ideal place to live.
Our list opens up with the country’s capital. Who wouldn’t want to spend their retirement days in one of the historically most significant cities in the world?
Being the 2nd largest city, Thessaloniki also has a lot to offer to those who want to enjoy in Greece’s rich culture and don’t mind a large number of tourists.
If the island is something that attracts you more, we have plenty of those on our list of best places to retire in Greece.
We will start off with Corfu Island (also named Kerkyra by the Greeks), which is an important island for the history of Greece and a place of many battles.
This is a smaller city, where you can spend your retirement days in a calm fashion which wouldn’t be the case in some other places.
The prices of apartments are high, but at least the food is cheap.
Unlike other islands, Kefalonia wasn’t such a big touristic destination in the past.
Now, it is a popular holiday destination for Italians, so you should expect some fine wine and pasta smell spreading all over.
If you like olives, there is no better place than this. The city is widely known for its Kalamata olive that only grown in this region.
Other things you may like about Kalamata include the rich food markets, archeological sites and the fact that the city isn’t crowded with tourists.
Didn’t we say there are plenty of islands on our list of best places to retire?
Crete Island (or Kret)a is Greece’s biggest Island, being a popular touristic, retirement and holiday house location.
Many travel sites and magazines listed Santorini as one of the world’s top islands, so you can’t make a mistake here.
It also has the cheapest prices of apartments, but restaurant meals will probably make up for it.
Plaka is a wonderful beach located in the Aegean island of Milos.
The beach is well-known for having turquoise waters and beautiful sunsets. Do not forget to grab your camera.
Rhodes emerged as a favorite on our list of best places to retire in Greece due to cheap apartment costs and reasonable food prices.