Blue Zone Island of Ikaria in Study to Unlock Secrets of longevity

A "Mediterranean-type" diet combined with exercise and a quiet, stress-free lifestyle are the secrets to a long life, according to a study carried out...

Gay Cruises in the Aegean Islands

The small ships cruise company Variety Cruises has announced the addition of the new project Rainbow Spirit Cruises for summer 2013 addressing gay, lesbian,...

Cretan Zeus Park: the Total Cretan Experience (video)

Mount Ida (Psiloritis). Vorizia is a small village in the prefecture of Heraklion, Crete, lying under the impressive Mount Ida (also known as Psiloritis), the...

What to Do in Rethymno, on the Greek Island of Crete

Although it is the third largest town on the island, Rethymno still keeps a provincial flair rather distant from the larger towns of Heraklion...
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Soaring Video Captures Beauty of Greek Island (video)

In Amorgos, There is Time is a short video from BKC Film which features stunning aerial and ground-level footage from the Cycladic island of Amorgos. This...

Greek Monasteries Abound in History, Beauty

Religious tourism is one of the oldest forms of travelling and Greece has inspired travellers, whether for religious purposes or mere self-exploring, throughout the...

Why Greece Will Always Be My First Love

Greek-American travel blogger Joanna Kalafatis of Goroadtrippin.com explains the deep connection visitors who have been to Greece experience and why the country and its guests have...

Professional Climber Aamodt ‘Relaxes’ on Greek Cliff

Norwegian national Rannveig Aamodt is a 31-year-old professional rock climber, author, photographer, and speaker who splits her time between Norway and Colorado. She also...

Chalkidiki Among Europe’s 10 Most Affordable Family Holiday Destinations

Travel editor Isabel Choat of British newspaper The Guardian presents the 10 most affordable holiday destinations in Europe for the summer of 2015, with "Areti Camping &...

Greek Physicist Rider Cycles from London to Bologna in 21 Days [pictures]

Physicist Stathis Eleftheriadis, aged 36, challenged himself to cycle from London to Bologna, Italy. The cycling enthusiast from Kozani decided to take on the...

Video: Ionia Highway to Cut Patras-Ioannina Travel by Half

The Ionia Highway, the main section of Motorway 5, that will bring the northern Greek roadway in Epirus to the 21st century is just...

Beautiful Cretan Village Celebrates Past Professions (video)

Avdou is a small village of only 500 people located approximately 40 kilometers (24 miles) east of Heraklion, the capital city of Crete. The...

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