ONE DAY IN HERAKLION, CRETE

ONE DAY IN HERAKLION, CRETE

PDF Button Heraklion, aka ‘Iraklio’ is the capital city of the island of Crete, Greece’s largest island, and serves as one of the island’s primary urban centers. It is a popular cruise ship stop, and while this will give you only a tiny glimpse...
THINGS TO DO IN PSIRI ATHENS

THINGS TO DO IN PSIRI ATHENS

PDF Button In ancient times, Psiri Athens was the area of the capital where artisans worked, so its streets were lined with craftsmen’s laboratories. From pottery to clothes to sculptures, ancient Athenians came here for their shopping. Today, the Psiri...
MILOS SANTORINI NAXOS AND ATHENS ITINERARY

MILOS SANTORINI NAXOS AND ATHENS ITINERARY

PDF Button As discerning travellers realise there is more to Greece than just Santorini and Mykonos, other islands are now firmly on people’s radar. The magical island of Milos and the perennial favourite, Naxos, are a great combination with Santorini and will...
A COMPLETE GUIDE TO DAMOUCHARI BEACH AND VILLAGE

A COMPLETE GUIDE TO DAMOUCHARI BEACH AND VILLAGE

Damouchari (pronounced ‘hari’ not ‘chari’) is a small, picturesque coastal hamlet located in the eastern part of the Pelion Peninsula in Greece. In mythology, this is where the Centaurs roamed, and the area is renowned for its unique blend of...
WHAT TO DO AND WHERE TO STAY IN KOUFONISIA

WHAT TO DO AND WHERE TO STAY IN KOUFONISIA

There is a group of little islands that wrap around the south-east coast of Naxos called the ‘Small Cyclades’ or sometimes the ‘lesser Cyclades’. They are some of the most beautiful and peaceful islands in Greece and a true Greece travel...
ONE DAY IN SANTORINI

ONE DAY IN SANTORINI

Doing a cruise in Greece is a very popular way to see the Greek Islands, especially for first-timers. It will give you a glimpse into a number of islands, usually Athens, as well as a few other stops sometimes too. Santorini is the most popular destination on cruise...
IS SANTORINI WORTH IT?

IS SANTORINI WORTH IT?

Santorini is the most popular destination in Greece and one of the most iconic in the world. The famous caldera, cave houses and hotels, and sunset views are highly sought after, but that also means it can be very busy and often expensive. So one of the questions that...
ONE DAY IN MYKONOS

ONE DAY IN MYKONOS

Doing a cruise in Greek is very popular. A lot of people are attracted to the ease and convenience of having a single cabin to see multiple places and only unpacking once.One of the most popular destinations on a Greek island cruise is Mykonos. It can be very busy and...
7 DAY ITINERARY GREECE

7 DAY ITINERARY GREECE

If you only have 7 days in Greece it is still possible to cover a lot of ground and take in many of the highlights this incredible country has to offer. This very detailed 7 days in Greece itinerary will allow you to visit two amazing Greek Islands and Athens, with...
EXPLORE THE INCREDIBLE INTERIOR NAXOS VILLAGES

EXPLORE THE INCREDIBLE INTERIOR NAXOS VILLAGES

PDF Button Naxos is the largest island in the Cyclades and offers something for everyone. It is famous for its stunning sandy beaches, rugged mountains, charming Chora, and picturesque, whitewashed Naxos villages and towns. There are numerous day trips you can do,...
THE BEST MUSEUMS IN GREECE

THE BEST MUSEUMS IN GREECE

With such significant history and so many ancient wonders, sites, and artifacts, it is little wonder that Greece is home to the biggest number of archaeological museums in the world. In fact, there are over 300 museums in Greece, and they also cover things like arts...
WHERE TO STAY IN ATHENS – TOP AREAS AND HOTELS FOR 2024

WHERE TO STAY IN ATHENS – TOP AREAS AND HOTELS FOR 2024

Choosing where to stay in Athens can be quite overwhelming. There is a lot of excellent accommodation but you want to ensure you are also in a great location. Luckily Athens is relatively flat, has good public transport and many of the most popular sites and...
ONE DAY IN RHODES

ONE DAY IN RHODES

Doing a cruise in Greek is increasing in popularity. With so many older people now travelling in their retirement, many people are attracted to the ease and convenience of having a single cabin to see multiple places. If you are on a cruise in Greece or even the...
THE BEST GREEK ISLANDS FOR FAMILIES – UPDATED FOR 2024

THE BEST GREEK ISLANDS FOR FAMILIES – UPDATED FOR 2024

PDF Button Greece has to be one of the best holiday destinations on the planet for families. With so much to see and do and at a very affordable price point it is safe, clean and the Greek people absolutely love kids. Do not be surprised if you find your toddler being...
A COMPLETE GUIDE TO STUNNING LIMENI VILLAGE

A COMPLETE GUIDE TO STUNNING LIMENI VILLAGE

PDF Button Limeni is a small village on the Mani peninsula in the Peloponnese of mainland Greece. In fact, it is really just a hamlet or townlet, and until only a few decades ago, it was just a cluster of houses wrapped around a small, idyllic cove. In recent years,...
BEST HOTELS SKOPELOS – VILLAS, HOTELS, APARTMENTS ETC…

BEST HOTELS SKOPELOS – VILLAS, HOTELS, APARTMENTS ETC…

Since the release of the film ‘Mama Mia’,   Skopolos has become a lot more popular, with fans keen to see some of the filming locations. But there is a lot more to Skopelos than popular culture and it is the perfect island for an authentic, laid-back, and...
THINGS TO DO NEAR ATHENS AIRPORT

THINGS TO DO NEAR ATHENS AIRPORT

PDF Button If you are looking for things to do near Athens Aiport then you may be surprised to find out how many options you have. This is especially great for travelers who have 3-5 hours transit in Athens and not quite enough time to visit the Ancient Centre, or...
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...
CAPE SOUNION FROM ATHENS & THE TEMPLE OF POSEIDON

CAPE SOUNION FROM ATHENS & THE TEMPLE OF POSEIDON

Situated on the Attica Peninsula’s southernmost tip it takes only an hour to get to Cape Sounion from Athens where the Temple of Poseidon resides. An architectural masterpiece, this ancient Greek temple is an icon of Greek mythology, attracting thousands of...