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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…

Ikaria Island in Greece
April 20, 2016

Ikaria Island in Greece

Find out useful information on how to organize your travel to Ikaria. Accommodation Hotels in Ikaria are concentrated in the seaside villages of Armenistis, Evdilos and Agios Kyrikos. There are not many large hotels on the island, but accommodations there have more simple facilities. Only few hotels have upscale facilities, like pools. Accommodation options in…

Island of Chios Greece
October 20, 2016

Island of Chios Greece

Dozens of people have been driven out of a refugee camp on the Greek island of Chios after two successive nights of attacks by a far-right group. At least two people were wounded after attackers threw Molotov cocktails and rocks as big as boulders from elevated areas surrounding the Souda camp, activists said. Three tents were burned down and three others were…