Region of Sfakia: Cretan Roads with a View (photos)

Fans of the Cretan landscape, can comfortably visit the island by renting a car and venturing through the unique and beautiful mountain roads. Those...

5 of the Best Hikes to Conquer In & Around Athens

by Katie Clift* When you think of Athens, you often think of the Acropolis… Parthenon… crowds, spanakopita, olive oil and Greek flags. And I don’t blame...

Spectacular Drone Video Captures Greece’s ‘Little Venice’

It may be an exaggeration, but for many locals the town of Aitoliko lying on an island between two lagoons in western Greece is...

Greece’s Ionian Islands to Get First Ferry Link

A new ferry route that will link all the Ionian islands for the first time will be inaugurated on May 1 and run until...

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...

The Last Phyllo Master of Rethymno

Hidden in the quiet backstreets of the old town of Rethymno, on the Greek island of Crete, a plethora of long-time gone traditions still...

Greece to Restrict Access to Majestic Cretan Beach

Greece is set to impose restrictions on the number of bathers to protect the environment and avoid congestion at one of the most beautiful...

Five Caves Worth Exploring on the Island of Crete

There are hundreds of caves scattered around the Greek island of Crete and all of them are worth a visit, either for their natural...

Top Reasons to Visit Greece During Spring

If you are fortunate enough to visit Greece during Spring, many of the most popular parts of the country such as the islands of...

Crete’s Archaeological Site of Aptera (photos)

The archaeological site of Aptera; located on the top of a flat hilltop overlooking the natural bay of Souda, less than 10 kilometers from the...

Feel the Tranquility of Greece’s Skopelos Island

  Belonging to the Northern Sporades group of islands, Skopelos is one of those places that keeps enchanting visitors through the decades. With its hilly and...

Perfect Spots for Walking in Downtown Athens

The interesting views of the Greek capital are better appreciated and enjoyed if walking down its streets at a relaxed pace. Now, with the weather...

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