The white cross on the flag represents Greek Orthodoxy.
The blue represents the water in Greece, the white being the sea foam in the water.
The blue and white have also been said to represent to beautiful clouds of Greece.
Geography and Location
Why should you visit Greece?
Was it ever part of another country?
3 Fun Facts
-In 2004 Athens hosted the summer Olympics
-Greece and Turkey are in dispute over Cyprus
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