How did Greek geography shape its culture?
Also asked, how did the physical geography of Greece affect the Greeks?
the mountains, seas, islands, and climate isolated separated and divided Greece into small groups that became city-states. The sea allowed the Greeks to trade for food by traveling over water.
Herein, how did the geography of Greece affect its history?
As a peninsula, the people of Greece took advantage of living by the sea. The mountains in Greece did not have fertile soil good for growing crops, like in Mesopotamia, but the mild climate allowed for some farming. The Greeks, like many other ancient civilizations, felt deeply connected to the land they lived on.
Geography. Mainland Greece is a mountainous land almost completely surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea. Greece has more than 1400 islands. The country has mild winters and long, hot and dry summers.