FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT GREECE FOR VISITORS

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT GREECE FOR VISITORS

Travelling to any new country can be overwhelming and there is often a plethora of conflicting information available. Greece seems to attract a particularly unique set of myths and misleading advice often based on limited exposure by inexperienced travellers. These...
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...
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,...
THE PERFECT ITALY AND GREECE ITINERARY

THE PERFECT ITALY AND GREECE ITINERARY

For many people visiting Italy and Greece is a dream come true but it can be a long way to go and often a once in a lifetime trip. If you have never been to either country but have limited vacation time to use then how can you maximise your Italy and Greece itinerary...
THE PERFECT GREECE 7 DAY ITINERARY

THE PERFECT GREECE 7 DAY ITINERARY

Planning a holiday to Greece is lots of fun but you can be overwhelmed by the information overload out there especially when it comes to Itinerary planning. We recommended at least 2 weeks in Greece but if you have limited time and one week to spend then this Greece 7...
WINTER IN SANTORINI

WINTER IN SANTORINI

Santorini is one of the most iconic Greek islands, as well as one of the most popular summer destinations in Europe. It is famous for its fine sand beaches, pristine scenery, good food, and vibrant nightlife – a few things that draw hordes of tourists to its...
37 OF THE BEST BEACHES IN GREECE

37 OF THE BEST BEACHES IN GREECE

PDF Button For most people, Greece and the beach go hand in hand like Fred and Ginger. There are so many in fact that visitors are spoilt for choice, but which are the most beautiful? This is our list of the 37 best beaches in Greece to help you plan your next visit....
GREECE OFF-SEASON – WHAT TO DO IN GREECE IN WINTER

GREECE OFF-SEASON – WHAT TO DO IN GREECE IN WINTER

While Greece is synonymous with dazzling beaches and stunning sunsets it is possible to have a great time in the Greece off-season as well. As the weather cools down, tourist crowds dwindle, and souvenir shops shut their doors. Visiting Greece in winter offers a...
SOLO TRAVEL GREECE

SOLO TRAVEL GREECE

PDF Button You may think Greece is for couples, families, or maybe even for groups of party-going friends, but it’s actually a fantastic destination for solo travellers. Being by yourself may be a daunting prospect, but solo travel Greece is quite viable — even...
WHAT TO PACK FOR GREECE – FOR WOMEN

WHAT TO PACK FOR GREECE – FOR WOMEN

Packing for a trip is exciting but often also overwhelming, particularly when visiting a new destination. Many people over-pack and then end up regretting the luggage they have to drag around especially when island hopping in Greece. There are also items that may be...
VIRTUAL GREECE: HOW TO VISIT GREECE FROM HOME

VIRTUAL GREECE: HOW TO VISIT GREECE FROM HOME

Sometimes the best plans simply don’t go according to plan. Your longed-for and carefully researched and planned trip to Greece can’t go ahead, for reasons you just can’t control. But don’t despair, there are ways to still enjoy a Greek...
3 DAYS IN SANTORINI YOU WILL NEVER FORGET!

3 DAYS IN SANTORINI YOU WILL NEVER FORGET!

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,...
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,...
WHAT TO EAT IN GREECE

WHAT TO EAT IN GREECE

Greek food is known throughout the world as some of the most delicious, fresh and often healthy cuisines on the planet. With fertile soil and great weather conditions there is an abundance of fresh produce throughout the country year round and this has led to the...
10 DAYS IN GREECE – A COMPLETE ITINERARY FOR 2022

10 DAYS IN GREECE – A COMPLETE ITINERARY FOR 2022

If you only have 10 days in Greece for your first visit it is still possible to cover a lot of ground and ensure you are planning your next visit before you’ve even left. Here’s our suggested itinerary that will allow you to visit three incredible Greek...
USEFUL CONTACTS AND EMERGENCY NUMBERS IN GREECE

USEFUL CONTACTS AND EMERGENCY NUMBERS IN GREECE

Sometimes when travelling in a foreign country it can be hard to find the best number to call in an emergency especially when under pressure. This list has many of the most useful contacts and emergency numbers in Greece that you may need to call, and their websites...
THE BEST ACROPOLIS VIEW HOTELS (UPDATED FOR 2022)

THE BEST ACROPOLIS VIEW HOTELS (UPDATED FOR 2022)

In recent years accommodation in Athens has really improved in terms of choice and variety. If anything there are too many options now and many people may be overwhelmed with information. There some great hotels and apartments in Athens that are close to the Acropolis...
TOURING GREECE AND TURKEY

TOURING GREECE AND TURKEY

PDF Button Few places on earth can rival the incredible history of Turkey and Greece, yet their delights are certainly not only found in books about the past. Both countries are dynamic and lively, boasting culture and customs that are just as rich today as they were...
GREEK ISLAND HOPPING ITINERARIES

GREEK ISLAND HOPPING ITINERARIES

Most first time visitors to Greece quickly realise why many people return again and again. With so much to see and do and so much diversity across the country you will always be left longing for more. Island hopping in Greece is a concept that’s been around for...