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48 Hours in Athens

Athens, Greece is an ancient city with modern fun all around. 48 hours is plenty of time to see the highlights and enjoy the city. With its easy to navigate public transportation and walkability to the major sights, Athens gives travelers a memorable experience. The following is a 2-day Athens’ itinerary to get the most [...]

48 Hours in Athens2021-02-10T22:05:10-05:00

A Day Trip to Paros

Greek island hopping is a popular activity when visiting Greece. However, another great option is to pick one island to use as a base. Island hopping is easily done in the Cycladic island group with frequent ferry options, which is why a day trip to Paros is a great idea. Getting to Paros, Greece Paros' [...]

A Day Trip to Paros2020-02-08T21:40:22-05:00

Things to do in Ios, Greece

Ios is located almost in the middle of the Aegean Sea between Athens and Santorini. While many know it as a party island, there are many more things to do in Ios than party all night long. Climb to the top of the Chora It is hard to miss the little church sitting at the [...]

Things to do in Ios, Greece2020-02-08T21:50:52-05:00

5 Unforgettable Places to Visit on Greece’s Mainland

Mention Greece and the conversation is quickly swept away by “oohs and aahs” over the islands. But Greece’s mainland is a storybook of its own. The ancient land is inspiring to say the least. Drives through villages in the mountains put your imagination into overdrive. You almost expect a Greek philosopher to show up along [...]

5 Unforgettable Places to Visit on Greece’s Mainland2021-02-10T22:59:49-05:00

Holiday Travel Safety Tips

Many people travel during the holiday season and that means more opportunity for something to happen to you or your things while traveling. No matter if you are traveling by car, plane or train there are many things you can do to keep yourself and your stuff safe ensuring you have a wonderful holiday season. [...]

Holiday Travel Safety Tips2020-02-08T21:59:55-05:00

The Beaches of Milos

Milos is one of the furthest west Cycladic islands that you can visit. Due to the remoteness, it is not as visited as many of the other Cycladic islands such as Mykonos. The Milos beaches are stunningly beautiful and there are a variety of options for all types of visitors to Milos. Sarakinikio Beach Many [...]

The Beaches of Milos2020-02-08T22:09:56-05:00

20 Travel Goals for 2020

Looking for 2020 travel goals? We’ve compiled 20 destinations and activities in the Greek islands to add to your list. And be sure to follow our Instagram for opportunities to win some of the items below this month.   Mykonos Town This old port town on Mykonos is a labyrinth of streets just waiting to [...]

20 Travel Goals for 20202020-02-08T22:25:05-05:00

REVIEW: Studios Panos in Naxos

Studios Panos is a boutique hotel on the island of Naxos that easily gets 5 stars from us. Renovated in 2018-19, it is modern and comfortable. It’s located one block from the beach, a short walking distance from restaurants, shops, grocery stores, and the main square of Naxos Town. Even though it’s close to every amenity you could want it sits off the main street, making your stay a quiet one.

REVIEW: Studios Panos in Naxos2020-02-08T22:35:54-05:00

What to Do and See in Halki, Naxos

There are so many Naxos villages to explore, but one of our favorites is the beautiful village of Halki. Halki was once the capital of Naxos but is now a quiet village but worthy of a day trip to explore all it has to offer. Explore the Historic Sites Halki has a history even before [...]

What to Do and See in Halki, Naxos2020-02-08T23:12:12-05:00

Top 5 Greek Islands in December

The Greek islands are to be enjoyed year-round. While the tourist season winds down at the end of October, many of the inhabited islands are accessible in the fall and winter months. If you enjoy less crowds and cooler temperatures, you’ll enjoy the Greek islands in December. Check out our picks for a quiet holiday [...]

Top 5 Greek Islands in December2019-11-23T12:03:00-05:00