Greece is the birthplace of Democracy, Philosophy, Olympic Games, Mathematics, Astrology, Theater, etc. From the 8th century BC, the Greeks were in the entire Mediterranean region and the Black Sea. Alexander the Great he spread Greek culture and sciences from Greece up to the 'Indus River' (India). Greece was annexed by Rome in the 2nd century AD.
The main departments of Greek mainland:
Attica - Central Greece - Thessaly - Peloponnese - Epirus - Macedonia - Thrace. Greece (Elláda or Hellás), is located in the southeastern of Europe. Total area ±131.950 km². Population ±11.000.000. Athens is the capital and largest city, followed by Thessaloniki. Local time GMT +2 hours.