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Holidays in Greece Island
May 3, 2020

Holidays in Greece Island

GIC The Villa Collection offers a range of stylish villas across a number of the beautiful Greek islands, dotted through the Ionian and Aegean seas – perfect for those who are looking for a stunning place to stay while discovering the real Greek island lifestyle. Personalised holidays Our personal service and tailor-made itineraries ensure that each holiday is…

Islands off of Greece
April 21, 2020

Islands off of Greece

The first day of the best 11 days of your life! In the morning meet your guide and fellow travellers at AthenStyle Hostel. A day to delve into the great Greek capital. Classical Athens was a hotbed of culture and has had a huge influence on western civilisation. The wonder-inducing temples never fail to fascinate, and a visit to the Acropolis is an absolute must…

Islands south of Greece
April 13, 2020

Islands south of Greece

The South Aegean is one of 13 building blocks that make up Greece. The region stakes its claim on an area of the Aegean Sea on the south east of the Greek mainland, and it wraps its arms around the islands of the Cyclades and the Dodecanese. The South Aegean name drops some of the best known islands in Greece. It’s home to Rhodes, which is the most visited Greek…

Best Greece islands
March 4, 2020

Best Greece islands

Most people are unaware of the fact that the Greek islands are great not only for relaxing beach holidays, but also for adventurous activities. Many islands in the Aegean are fantastic places for windsurfing and kite surfing. The wind in the Aegean Sea is strong in summer, especially in the afternoon hours, creating perfect conditions for such sports. Windsurfers…

Best islands to Visit in Greece
January 8, 2020

Best islands to Visit in Greece

With more than 2 islands, from tiny atolls to Crete, maritime Greece is unmatched for sheer variety. Beaches, history, walking, cycling, water sports, festivals, food, ecology: chances are if you want it, they’ve got it. Here are just a few of the incomparable offerings Greek islands hold. The pink sands of Elafonisi Beach on Crete. Image by Miguel Virkkunen…

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…

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