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Europe is one of the five inhabited traditional continents of the Earth. Physically and geologically, Europe is the westernmost peninsula of Eurasia, west of Asia. Europe is bounded to the north by the Arctic Ocean, to the west by the Atlantic Ocean, to the south by the Mediterranean Sea, and to the southeast by the waterways adjoining the Mediterranean to and including the Black Sea and the Caucasus Mountains. On the east, Europe is divided from Asia by the water divide of the Ural Mountains and by the Caspian Sea. Europe is the world's second-smallest continent in terms of area and third-largest continent after Asia and Africa in population.
Erythres is one of the preeminent, historical and potential tourism destinations that is located in Europe. The town also known as Kriekouki the former name of it, with older forms Erythrai, Erythre, Erithrai and Erithre is a municipality of the Greek prefectural seat of West Attica and Attica. It is also a suburb of Athens and one of the northwestern most as well. The ancient city of Erythres is located to the north. Erythres is northwest linked with the road and it has a junction a few kilometers north with roads linking to Dervenochori and villages of southern Viotia. The Asopos River flows to the north and also begins. The population of the municipality was 3,326 in 2001.
The area around Erythres are mountainous to the south with part of it being the Kithaironas to the southwest and the Pastra to the southeast. Farmlands are situated in the valley areas. The Drios Kefalies lies to the southeast. Erythres is located northwest of Athens and Elefsina, East Northeast of Corinth and south of Thiva.

Erythres, justifiably so, enjoys a very positive reputation with worldwide travelers, and is one of the most visited places. It is also said the place of best geographical environment and can trace its origin back to prehistoric times. Today, one can also learn about its history, from its earliest times and pursue enthusiasm in its natural beauty and populace.

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