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Best islands in Greece
November 25, 2019

Best islands in Greece

Here is our list with the best Greek islands. This summer do not miss the chance to discover these heavens on earth. As all Greek islands have different landscapes and styles, all visitors will find something unique according to their preferences. Scattered in two large seas, the Aegean and the Ionian Sea, the Greek islands are easy to access by ferry or plane…

Zakynthos Island Greece Hotels
October 20, 2019

Zakynthos Island Greece Hotels

Here at Expedia.ca, we get that the interesting part is in the planning when the time comes to ponder your next journey. Choosing your favourite spot, seeking out airfares and accommodation, and considering all the perfect pastimes are all a part of making memories happen. But fretting about what your hotel will include surely isn t on your calendar. Never fear:…

Greece Most Beautiful islands
August 26, 2019

Greece Most Beautiful islands

The beautiful and exotic Greek islands lure droves of tourists every year, making them one of the world’s top travel destinations. However, with hundreds of islands to choose from, planning a trip can be a bit of a dilemma. To help you maximize the best of your travel experience, check out the following list of the best Greek islands . Characterized by long strips…

Islands to Visit in Greece
June 17, 2019

Islands to Visit in Greece

The islands are the main characteristic of Greece’s morphology and an integral part of the country’s culture and tradition. Greek sovereign land includes 6, islands and islets scattered in the Aegean and Ionian Seas, of which only 227 islands are inhabited. This is a truly unique phenomenon for the European continent. The Greek Archipelago takes up 7, 500 km…

Milos Island, Greece
May 24, 2019

Milos Island, Greece

The Greek Island of Milos, in the Western Cyclades Island chain, is a surprise for the traveler adventurous enough to take a detour from Santorini, Mykonos and the other popular islands. Milos, like Santorini, is an island that is not only rich in spectacular sunset views and minerals but also in the things that travelers come to Greece looking for: beautiful…

Plati Island Greece
April 14, 2019

Plati Island Greece

Platy Yialos is said to be one of the longest beaches of the Cyclades and it is an excellent place for spending the day swimming in the water, playing beach games on the sand and making friends, which is easy, with all the sporty people who water-ski, wind-surf and do all kinds of other fun stuff on the fine golden sandy beach. There are many seaside tavernas…

Antipaxos Island Greece
December 20, 2018

Antipaxos Island Greece

Antipaxos island close to Paxi : Antipaxos island, also called Antipaxi, is the smallest of the Ionian Islands and belongs to the municipality of Paxi. According to Greek legends, Paxi and all the tiny islands around it were created when Neptune, the sea god, nipped with his trident, a tiny piece from Corfu in order to create a snug cozy place for himself and…

Greece islands
December 12, 2018

Greece islands

My Greece Travel Guide began as a hobby in 1995 and since then it has grown in popularity and size. 99% of the material in my guides was written by myself. I don t have a staff. I took all the photos with the exception of some of the historical ones. I update the site continuously so unlike a guidebook I don t have to wait for the next printing to fix a mistake…

Scorpios Island Greece
December 4, 2018

Scorpios Island Greece

By Cliff Blaylock Skorpios or Scorpios is a private island in the Ionian Sea off the western coast of Greece and just to the east of the island of Lefkada. The barren island was bought by Aristotle Onassis in 1963. At the time, it was believed to have cost just 3.5 million drachmas, the equivalent of about £10, . Spanning 74 acres, the shipping scion piped in…

Salamis Island Greece
September 7, 2018

Salamis Island Greece

My flat is located in the center of Salamis, within a walking distance from shops, supermarkets, restaurants, cafeteries. It s also close to wonderful beaches and interesting sights. You can use it as a base for your excursion through the island. Salamina is the nearest to Athens and Piraeus island. Transportation to and from the island is very convinient. There…

Cyclades islands Greece Map
August 14, 2018

Cyclades islands Greece Map

The Cyclades, south of Greece, are considered some of the most beautiful islands in the world. Mountains, white cubistic villages and black and golden sand beaches combine to make the islands picture postcard-perfect. The Cyclades, so named because of the archipelago’s islands are set up in a circle around Delos, also played important roles in Greek mythology…

Hotels on Santorini Island Greece
June 14, 2018

Hotels on Santorini Island Greece

About With its soaring cliffs, whitewashed houses and sparkling views of the Aegean Sea, Santorini is a slice of paradise. It’s one of the most coveted islands in the Cyclades archipelago, and arguably the most beautiful. Its rugged landscape has been shaped by volcanic activity, which has left it with multicoloured beaches made up of black, red, white and gold…

Delos Island Mykonos Greece
April 15, 2018

Delos Island Mykonos Greece

Mykonos Delos : The small rocky islet of Delos is part of the Cyclades and is located a few miles south-west of Mykonos Greece. According to mythology, Delos is the birthplace of Apollo, god of music, of true and light, and his twin sister Artemis, goddess of hunting. The child s mother was Leto who was seduced by Zeus, as many goddesses, nymphs and mortals were;…

Top 10 islands Greece
January 21, 2018

Top 10 islands Greece

Santorini is known as a romantic destination, and there are many luxury suites and villas overlooking the water where you can rekindle a relationship. The islands also have plenty of accommodation for travelers heading off on a solo retreat or a group of friends away on a fun holiday. From 5-star resorts to cave hotels, you can find your dream Santorini accommodation…

Greece Most Popular islands
January 17, 2018

Greece Most Popular islands

Lots of Greek Islands are popular - but which one is tops?: Depending on how you calculate it, there are several most popular Greek islands. But travelers beware - the most popular Greek islands are usually the busiest and most expensive as well - but may not be the most beautiful. Check to see which one fits your own travel style. What s the Most Visited…

Zakynthos Island Greece Travel Guide
November 2, 2017

Zakynthos Island Greece Travel Guide

Zante Island or Zakynthos, as widely known in Greece, is one of the jewels of the Ionian Islands and a very famous travel destination for both Greeks and foreigners. Boasting a magnificent natural landscape, just like the rest of the Ionian Islands, Zakynthos gathers in its extend some of the best places to visit when vacationing in Greece. Cycladia’s Zante travel…

Syros Island Greece Map
October 8, 2017

Syros Island Greece Map

Syros is the administrative and cultural centre of Cyclades that charms everyone with its traditional colour and atmosphere. Known for its glory and prosperity, Syros is adorned by beautiful imposing buildings, grand churches and monuments from the Venetian period. Equally impressive is the traditional aspect of the island with its characteristic Cycladic neighbourhoods…

How to Island Hop in Greece?
September 26, 2017

How to Island Hop in Greece?

Every island is different and has its own special flavour. I fell in love with Paros, in the Cyclades, before I’d even stepped ashore. After the roughness of Crete and the vertiginous rock faces of Santorini, it has a gentle, laid-back charm, the grass-covered hills rolling down to the sea. The intense heat has washed out a lot of the colour, and on first sight…

Greece Ios Island
September 1, 2017

Greece Ios Island

Located in the Cycladic Islands, Ios has the wildest nightlife out of all the Greek islands. It is the summer party island where days are spent hungover on the beach and nights spent eating cheap food and drinking until the comes up. While there’s a lot to do on the island if you don’t want to party, it always seems like 95% of people come here to party (and…

Island of Aegina, Greece
October 31, 2014

Island of Aegina, Greece

Find out useful information on how to organize your travel to Aegina. Accommodation As Aegina island is a popular weekend destination in close proximity to Athens, there is a large number of places to stay on the island. Aegina Town and the beaches around the town has many accommodation options, including family hotels, traditional studios, and many rooms to…

Island Hotel Greece
May 5, 2016

Island Hotel Greece

Imagine taking in a spectacular view of crystal clear water while sitting on the edge of a volcano-all in the middle of the Aegean Sea. Welcome to Santorini, Greece! This small crescent-shaped chain of islands offers a picturesque holiday setting. Santorini is comprised of the islands of Thira, Thirassia, Palea, Aspronissi, and Nea Kameni, all of which are filled…

Best Place to Stay in Greece islands
October 29, 2016

Best Place to Stay in Greece islands

You could spend months island-hopping around Greece, exploring the ancient villages and relaxing on the tranquil beaches staring out at the crystal blue Aegean Sea. But if you only have a weekend for an island adventure, head to Santorini for 48 hours of culture, sunsets and delicious food. Santorini, known in Greek as Thira, is defined by the stunning caldera…

Island Hopping Greece Routes
April 16, 2014

Island Hopping Greece Routes

Greek island hopping in the Cyclades The Cyclades is the ideal Greek Island hopping group, having frequent ferries and short journey times. Many who opt for island hopping in the Cyclades will fly to Mykonos or Santorini as these have airports that will take international and charter flights. Flying to Mykonos can save time, as the island is set in the heart…

Island of Ikaria Greece
February 15, 2014

Island of Ikaria Greece

One day in 1976, Stamatis Moraitis of Boynton Beach, Florida, felt short of breath. Climbing stairs was a chore; he had to quit working midday. After reviewing his X-rays, his doctor concluded that Moraitis had lung cancer. As he recalls, nine other doctors confirmed the diagnosis. They gave him nine months to live. He was in his mid-60s. Moraitis, a Greek war…

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