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Athens Airport Transfer to Port

The Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos (ATH) is typically the first point of entry into Greece if you're traveling to the Greek islands via a port in Athens. Even if you're flying to an island instead of taking the ferry, you will likely have a layover at ATH with a connecting flight. Ground transportation between [...]

Athens Airport Transfer to Port2020-02-09T14:59:18-05:00

REVIEW: Santa Maria Village in Milos

One thing is for sure, Santa Maria Village Resort and Spa on the island of Milos has magnificent views! You can relax poolside to enjoy the stunning island sunsets. And in the morning, you can catch the sunrise coming over the hills on the opposite side. These romantic displays of the sun, plus a resort [...]

REVIEW: Santa Maria Village in Milos2020-02-09T15:11:51-05:00

A Day Trip to Mykonos

Mykonos, known as the party island, is so much more than its label. It's a unique island paradise with a rich history. The old town was established in the 11th century B.C. by the Ionians. The vibrant waterfront village is displayed on postcards throughout Greece. Take a day trip to the island and you can [...]

A Day Trip to Mykonos2020-02-09T15:28:14-05:00

Ferries to the Greek Islands

The most popular way to get to the Greek Islands is to take the ferry. Some islands have airports, but most do not so ferries to the Greek Islands are many times the only way to get to the Greek island of your dreams. Athens Ferry Ports If you are flying into Athens and then [...]

Ferries to the Greek Islands2020-02-09T16:50:21-05:00

REVIEW: Blue Waves Hotel in Santorini

One of the many things to love about the island of Santorini is Blue Waves Hotel in Kamari Beach. It has charm, elegance, luxury, and a “feels like home” environment all wrapped into one. While you’ll find Blue Waves Hotel listed as a 2-star, this hotel is a 5-star experience. We give it our 5-star [...]

REVIEW: Blue Waves Hotel in Santorini2020-01-13T20:45:12-05:00

The Best Naxos Beaches

Naxos is the largest island in the Cyclades Island group. For this reason, it has lots of beaches. Many people regard the beaches in Naxos as the best in Greece. On a short holiday though, you may not have the time to explore them all, so here are five of the best beaches in Naxos. [...]

The Best Naxos Beaches2019-11-23T12:09:29-05:00

Why I Love Aegina

My friends joke that I have a love affair with the island of Aegina. It's true, I love the place. I've been to the island, which is a mere 1-hour ferry ride from Athens, countless times. The island is laid back and quiet. And it has mountains and good beaches. When I lived in Athens, [...]

Why I Love Aegina2019-11-23T12:01:19-05:00

How To Get Over Jet Lag

Get your holiday started on-time by managing your jet lag. The last thing anyone wants is to be falling asleep while our friends are having the time of their lives on a Greek island! We've accumulated some simple remedies to help you get over jet lag quickly. Start Adjusting Your Schedule Before You Arrive [...]

How To Get Over Jet Lag2019-11-23T12:10:23-05:00

The Wine of Santorini

Wine is plentiful throughout the country of Greece. From the Peloponnese peninsula region to Northern Greece, grapes are grown with care and distinction. You can find delightful wines anywhere in Greece, but the wine of Santorini is especially unique. On Santorini, grape vines are grown in a basket shape on the island’s volcanic soil. The [...]

The Wine of Santorini2019-11-23T12:11:01-05:00

Greece Island Hopping

Of the approximate 6,000 Greek islands, about 200 are inhabited. Each with their own unique landscape and architecture. You could spend weeks or months hopping from one island to the next. The Cyclades and Saronic Gulf island groupings are the easiest to get around and hop between. They include the following islands: Cyclades Amorgos Anafi [...]

Greece Island Hopping2019-11-23T12:12:43-05:00