A COMPLETE GUIDE TO ARACHOVA GREECE

A COMPLETE GUIDE TO ARACHOVA GREECE

Right next to the incredible ancient archaeological site of Delphi is the town of Arachova, a destination worth visiting on its own merits which is loaded with charm and culture. In winter it is also one of Greece’s premier ski resort towns. This Complete Guide...
THINGS TO DO IN VOLOS, GREECE

THINGS TO DO IN VOLOS, GREECE

Volos is the capital of the Magnesia region of ancient Thessaly. This coastal city, tucked away on the coast of the Pagasetic Gulf, is Greece’s third largest port and features an industrial heritage to match. In 1955, an earthquake destroyed much of the city but today...
A COMPLETE GUIDE TO MONEMVASIA CASTLE

A COMPLETE GUIDE TO MONEMVASIA CASTLE

Monemvasia Castle is on what is often called the ‘Fortress Island’ in the western Peloponnese. It is the result of an earthquake in 375AD and its unique geography has made it a popular place to reside over the years from initial Byzantine occupation,...
A COMPLETE ATHENS, SANTORINI AND PAROS ITINERARY

A COMPLETE ATHENS, SANTORINI AND PAROS ITINERARY

Athens Santorini and Paros are some of the most popular destinations in Greece. Their iconic landscapes and historic sites make them some of the most photographed places in the world. This Athens, Santorini and Paros itinerary ensures you make the absolute most out of...
VISIT DELPHI, GREECE – THE SACRED HOME OF THE ORACLE

VISIT DELPHI, GREECE – THE SACRED HOME OF THE ORACLE

Planning a trip to visit Delphi on your Greece vacation will be one of the highlights of your trip – guaranteed!This extraordinary UNESCO World Heritage site is one of the most significant in the country and was once considered by the Ancient Greeks to be the...
NEW HOTELS IN GREECE – 2022

NEW HOTELS IN GREECE – 2022

Savvy operators forged ahead during the pandemic to complete a number of extraordinary new properties across the country. In 2021/2022 over 50 new hotels in Greece are set to open with most already welcoming new guests.   Many of these are in the busy tourist...
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...
ROOMS, HOUSES AND HOTELS IN NAFPLIO

ROOMS, HOUSES AND HOTELS IN NAFPLIO

The gorgeous former Greek Capital is one of our very favourite places in Greece, in fact anywhere! It’s the sort of place you could easily spend a week or more and its great value too. These are the rooms, houses and hotels in Nafplio that we love and recommend....
HIGHLIGHTS OF CORINTH AND PELOPONNESE TOUR (overnight)

HIGHLIGHTS OF CORINTH AND PELOPONNESE TOUR (overnight)

To many people, The Peloponnese peninsula on the Greek Mainland is the ‘real’ Greece, where things have not changed much at all over the centuries despite the fact that many people have discovered it. This is an area where you could easily spend a month or...
21 OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL PLACES IN GREECE

21 OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL PLACES IN GREECE

Choosing 21 of the most beautiful places in Greece is not an easy task. The reality is we could have included hundreds of places in this article – it truly is one of the most diverse and picturesque countries in the world. It’s one of the world’s...
VISIT THE CITY OF GHOSTS : WHAT TO SEE IN THESSALONIKI

VISIT THE CITY OF GHOSTS : WHAT TO SEE IN THESSALONIKI

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...
THE MOST BEAUTIFUL PELOPONNESE BEACHES

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL PELOPONNESE BEACHES

It’s not only the Greek Islands which boast beautiful beaches. Located in the southern part of the Greek mainland, the Peloponnese has stunning beaches that rival any island. With azure waters and long horseshoe-shaped swathes of sand, and few crowds, the ...
A GREECE ROAD TRIP – EXPLORE THE REAL GREECE BY CAR

A GREECE ROAD TRIP – EXPLORE THE REAL GREECE BY CAR

PDF Button Planning an epic road trip around Greece? There’s no shortage of amazing routes to take and here are some of my favourites. Let’s take a look at some of the most popular Greece road trip destinations, as well as the magical stops you can make along the way....
THINGS TO DO IN ATHENS

THINGS TO DO IN ATHENS

There are a lot of things to do in Athens. Famous of course for its ancient ruins and artifacts it is also home to a thriving food and cafe culture, a buzzing arts scene and some stunning outdoor venues, events and activities that cater to people of all ages and for...
HOW TO VISIT METEORA MONASTERIES AND SURROUNDS IN 2023

HOW TO VISIT METEORA MONASTERIES AND SURROUNDS IN 2023

Are you ready to explore some of the most amazing and unique geography that Greece has to offer? Whether you’re on your first Greek holiday, or you’re now planning to visit after many years of Greek Island hopping, the mainland of Greece should not be overlooked. When...