Greece: planning a great family vacation


Greece is by far an amazing family vacation. From the history of the ruins of Acropolis to Delphi, to the beautiful beaches of Crete and Santorini. Greece is a vacation destination that is bound to have something for everyone. (more…)

What Not to Do While in Crete


Crete is certainly a unique destination, which is why you’ve probably considered planning a vacation there. The natural splendor of the place granted by the outstanding contrast between the turquoise sea and imposing mountains is truly magnificent. Nonetheless, before traveling to a new location, it is common sense to try to make your stay there as enjoyable. How can you accomplish that? It’s simple, by avoiding doing the following things. (more…)

Best things to do in Fira Santorini


Fira is the capital of Santorini with a population of about 1650 people. The origin of the name “Fira” is from the adjective “pyrros” which means reddish, flame-colored, or even yellowish and which has come to modern Greek as “fyros” or “firos”.

Fira stands on the edge of a sheer cliff, 260m above the sea. The combination of magnificent landscape and volcano with the famous Cycladic architecture makes Fira one of the world’s most beautiful places. For Santorini sunset,  a recommended activity (more…)

Corfu Beach


If you visit Corfu Beach, you are likely to discover that there is a wide range of diversity when it comes to your personalized vacationing experience. Corfu is part of the beautifully detailed Ionian Islands in Greece. The measurement of this particular island is relatively small, yet loaded with many fun and exciting activities that you can take part in. Many of these activities surround the dazzling Beach. Measuring in at approximately thirty six miles along and just over fifteen miles wide, this Mediterranean island is considered to be the most luscious when it comes to plant life, rocky seascapes, and coves. (more…)

Tips for vacationing in Greece with young children


When you imagine the perfect vacation spot for your young children then Greece should be the top country you consider, as no one adores children more than the Greeks do. They will be guaranteed a warm welcome and made a complete fuss of, and everywhere you go will be child friendly. There is no need to even think of babysitters for special dinners out as you can simply take them along to enjoy the evenings, and for most of the year all dining will be al fresco anyway. (more…)

Best destinations in Greece for mountain walking and hiking


Discover a different Greece by heading away from the coast for best destinations for a mountain walking aand hiking holiday. Greece is much more than sandy beaches and blue seas, yet invariably from many of the mountain trails you will glimpse a shimmering sea on a distant horizon. Discover some of the lesser known ancient ruins, archaeological sites and deserted villages. (more…)

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