WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO VISIT GREECE?

WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO VISIT GREECE?

There’s never a bad time to visit Europe but when is the best time to visit Greece? Greece has had significant influence across the planet on arts, philosophy, politics, science, and sports. It’s also home to stunning beaches, over 220 inhabited islands,...
THE BEST 3 DAY SANTORINI ITINERARY

THE BEST 3 DAY SANTORINI ITINERARY

Crowded, expensive and completely unforgettable. Santorini is one of those places that despite all the bad things you’ve heard and read still manages to exceed your expectations. There’s nothing like it on the planet and if you are going to Greece,...
A DAY TRIP TO AEGINA FROM ATHENS

A DAY TRIP TO AEGINA FROM ATHENS

The island of Aegina is just 40 minutes from Athens and is in the Saronic group of islands. It is so close that many people live and commute between the two and this makes it a year round destination as well. With some significant archeological sites and historical...
3 WEEKS IN GREECE

3 WEEKS IN GREECE

PDF Button If you are lucky enough to be planning 3 weeks in Greece then you are about to embark on the trip of a lifetime. This itinerary covers five incredible Greek Islands, the amazing capital Athens and the extraordinary monasteries of Meteora, including where to...
TOP THINGS TO DO IN LEFKADA ISLAND GREECE, AND MORE

TOP THINGS TO DO IN LEFKADA ISLAND GREECE, AND MORE

Lefkada is a very beautiful island in the Ionian Sea that is a hidden gem among the many spectacular Greek Islands. There are a lot of things to do in Lefkada and the beaches are some of the best in Europe but with no airport, it is often overlooked by its more famous...
A COMPLETE GUIDE TO SPETSES ISLAND, GREECE

A COMPLETE GUIDE TO SPETSES ISLAND, GREECE

PDF Button The island of Spetses is in the Saronic group of islands, which are the closest to Athens. Tucked in around the Saronic Gulf to the southwest of the capital these islands have relatively good weather year-round and are protected from the famous Meltemi wind...
PATMOS ISLAND – THINGS TO DO ON PATMOS AND MORE

PATMOS ISLAND – THINGS TO DO ON PATMOS AND MORE

The island of Patmos, in the Aegean Sea, is the third most populous island in the Greek Dodecanese Islands and it is believed to be where St.John wrote the Book of Revelations in The Bible. It is a pretty island with good beaches and a number of historical sites and...
VISIT IKARIA – THE ISLAND OF MODERN DAY IMMORTALS

VISIT IKARIA – THE ISLAND OF MODERN DAY IMMORTALS

PDF Button Thought to be the place where the hapless Ikarus fell to his death after his wax wings melted, if you visit Ikaria today you will meet some of the oldest people in the world. This Northern Aegean Island is a certified ‘Blue Zone’ and much...
SARONIC ISLANDS CRUISE – A GREAT DAY TRIP FROM ATHENS

SARONIC ISLANDS CRUISE – A GREAT DAY TRIP FROM ATHENS

PDF Button The Saronic Islands are the closest group to Athens and are home to some of the most beautiful and fascinating destinations in Greece. Located along the Saronic Gulf west of the Capital the islands can be reached in under an hour and are often a great...
HIKING IN GREECE

HIKING IN GREECE

Hiking in Greece is a popular activity and is it any wonder why! The entire country is a giant museum, with ancient archeological sites, medieval villages, modern monuments and stunning landscapes at every turn. Greece is also very mountainous which means it is full...
SKOPELOS HOLIDAYS – A COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE ISLAND OF MAMA MIA

SKOPELOS HOLIDAYS – A COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE ISLAND OF MAMA MIA

PDF Button Located in the Sporades Islands north of Athens Skopelos was chosen as a major filming location for good reason. Lush, covered with verdant trees and with crystal clear water Skopelos holidays really are where dreams come true. Our complete guide to...
LESSER KNOWN GREEK ISLAND ALTERNATIVES

LESSER KNOWN GREEK ISLAND ALTERNATIVES

PDF Button It was great to see so many people enjoying Greece again in 2022 when many records were broken. There were a lot of people with itchy feet and travel credits to burn! With 2023 shaping up to be just as busy it’s worth thinking about alternative...
A COMPLETE GUIDE TO GORGEOUS SYMI ISLAND, GREECE

A COMPLETE GUIDE TO GORGEOUS SYMI ISLAND, GREECE

PDF Button Located less than 2 hours from Rhodes by ferry Symi Island is considered one of the prettiest islands in Greece. In fact, its small harbour is considered one of the most beautiful in all of Europe. Popular with day-trippers from Rhodes and Kos it is also...
DISCOVER SYROS ISLAND, THE CAPITAL OF THE AMAZING CYCLADES

DISCOVER SYROS ISLAND, THE CAPITAL OF THE AMAZING CYCLADES

PDF Button Located just 2 hours south-east Athens by Fast Ferry or north of Santorini is the capital of the Cyclades Islands, Syros. Also known as Siros or Syra this island is very different from the others in the group with its colourful neo-classical buildings and...
VISIT AMORGOS ISLAND GREECE

VISIT AMORGOS ISLAND GREECE

Located around an hour south-east of Naxos or 2-3 hours north-east of  Santorini is the rather extraordinary Cycladic island of Amorgos. With its beautiful beaches, pretty towns and authentic farms and villages Amorgos is also home to one of the most incredible...
A COMPLETE GUIDE TO KIMOLOS ISLAND, GREECE

A COMPLETE GUIDE TO KIMOLOS ISLAND, GREECE

Right next to Milos in the Cyclades Islands in the Aegean Sea is a gorgeous island that few people have heard of let alone visited. Kimolos Island is actually quite accessible given its proximity to Milos and has many similar attractions. With excellent beaches,...
KOS HOLIDAYS – A COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE HOME OF MODERN MEDICINE

KOS HOLIDAYS – A COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE HOME OF MODERN MEDICINE

The island of Kos, in the Aegean Sea, is the third largest and second most populous island in the Greek Dodecanese Islands. Located just over 2 hours from Rhodes by ferry, Kos also has an International Airport so it’s easy to see why so many many people choose...
NAFPLIO HOTELS AND MORE – A GUIDE TO THE GORGEOUS FORMER CAPITAL

NAFPLIO HOTELS AND MORE – A GUIDE TO THE GORGEOUS FORMER CAPITAL

PDF Button The first capital of modern Greece, Nafplio (aka as Nafplion) is a romantic blend of past and present surrounded by postcard-perfect scenery. Loved by locals and visitors alike, it is situated a stone’s throw from Athens and is the perfect destination for...
TOP THINGS TO DO IN THESSALONIKI – THE CITY OF GHOSTS

TOP THINGS TO DO IN THESSALONIKI – THE CITY OF GHOSTS

Layered with history, imbued with culture, and offering up some incredible cuisine, Thessaloniki is a port city that has all the vibrancy you’d expect from Greece’s second city. Once “the co-capital” of the Byzantine Empire along with Constantinople, the city is known...