Greece has come under much media attention and scrutiny in recent months due to its economic crisis. It’s vital to remember the incredible history and culture that Greece contains and this app is a fantastic effort to restore this. After all, it’s thanks to the Greeks that the world’s greatest cities host the Olympic games every 4 years!
The app is presented in an easy to use and clear layout, making it ideal for students, travellers, teachers, history enthusiasts, researchers and fellow Greeks to discover some awe inspiriting historical facts. Users have the option to search by time periods or year and the timeline included is a great feature for viewing mythological figures, events and stories. The map section is also a brilliant tool, as all archaeological sites around Greece are marked with a pin drop. These can then be selected to further discover the facts and history surrounding each site. It is evident from the map, the vast amount of archaeological sites that exist in Greece and its many islands. One of the most useful elements to the app is that no Internet connection is required, making it ideal for use when travelling. This is a knowledgeable and insightful app into the phenomenal history and culture of Greece.