For the majority of travelers, safety is a top priority. Choosing the right location that has the perfect mix of experience and security is going to help you have a fantastic travel experience. Especially if you’re traveling as a family and have young children, safety is paramount.

Greece has recently been named among the top 20 travel destinations that are considered the safest in the world for 2019. According to Rolf Freitag, CEO of IPK International, as many as 38% of travelers claim that terror threats and political instability are concerns that influence where they plan to travel this year.


Greece has a long-standing reputation for being one of the most beautiful European travel destinations, and it considers the safety of its visitors to be a top priority.

So, why Greece, then? Greece is known for its seemingly endless array of whitewashed villages, ancient ruins, local cuisine and of course pristine beaches. It’s no wonder that Greece is already ranked as one of the most popular travel destinations – and now, it’s one of the safest, too.

If you’re looking for some Greek islands to check out, try Crete, Mykonos, and even Santorini. With its safety ranked top in the world for 2019, you know you can explore the Greek islands without having to worry.