The value of the ancient land of Pieria in the history of world civilization cannot be underestimated. It was here that for the first time a cult of Pierian goddesses and Muses was emerged and the Museum was built, devoted to the patroness of arts and sciences. The modern Pieria is a world-famous tourist center to the territory of which belongs a symbol of Greece - Mount Olympus, and there are numerous attractions and sites, including the ruins of the ancient cities of Dion and Pydna. Sixteen beaches of the Thermaic Gulf shore attract the fans of beach holidays, the nightlife of the capital of this region Katerini is tempting for the all night long parties’ fans. The summer ascent of a mountain during the summer and skiing during the winter, will attract those in love with extreme sports. Tourism is a main source of income for the local population. The friendly residents of Pieria know how to offer hospitality to their guests and they are glad to do it. A numerous resort hotels are located in uniquely beautiful places with mountain or sea views, and are chosen by newlyweds for their wedding or honeymoon.