Greece is a country in southeastern Europe and is a member of the North Atlantic Treaty, the European Union and the euro area. Greece is located in the Balkan Peninsula, south of Bulgaria, FYROM and Albania to the west of Turkey. It has a coastline of 13,676 kilometers in the Aegean, Ionian and Mediterranean. Greece is considered by many as the cradle of Western civilization, Greece has a long and rich history, with many famous historical buildings, philosophers and culture. detailii regiuni excursii