Tour operators slash prices of Greek holidays

Jo Robinson

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Currently, the first thing you think of when someone mentions Greece is not the usual image of beautiful ancient ruins, sparkling blue water and white sandy beaches, but protests, unrest and unemployment.

And it's precisely because of this image that visitor numbers to the usually popular holiday destination have been falling, and holiday companies are slashing prices as a result. So can you cash in on this trend, and is it worth it?