Greece is No1 destination for Australians

Flight Centre listed Greece at number one in its annual Top 10 Where To Go list, thanks to the country’s “simple pleasures”.

The list is based on the company’s top selling destination data, showing the countries that have consistently gained popularity over the past 12 months and will be the places to be seen in 2009.

“Greece offers … an affordable holiday, delicious food at reasonable prices, cheap sailing, local wine, beautiful beaches, sunshine, quaint villages … and little islands full of scenic surprises,” Flight Centre says.

Other top destination countries include the tiny nation of Brune, Croatia and Vietnam.