Elegant and picturesque, the island’s main town, medieval Chora, is characterized by labyrinthine cobblestone alleys overflowing with Bougainvillea and whitewashed houses, nestled below the Byzantine ramparts surrounding ..
Athens proper is perpetually percolating with a thriving culinary scene, unique shops and a bevy of cultural offerings. Add to that the water sports, beaches, lakes and hills all accessible by public transportation or a short c..
Enshrined in the famous church of Panagia Megalochari is an icon of Virgin Mary which is considered to have healing powers. The icon is said to have been found in 1822 on the land where the church now stands. Although w..
Scattered churches, stark white houses and a variety of beautiful beaches made Antiparos a very popular day trip destination. Yet the visitors were captivated by the serene landscapes and easy-going atmosphere and overtime, the..
Spetses is the greenest island of the Saronic Gulf, with pine forests that hide charming pebbly beaches and rocky coves. Located only 15 minutes from the Peloponnesian mainland, Spetses is a popular getaway for the cosmopolitan..
Technically it may be considered an island since the construction of the Corinth Canal in 1893, like other peninsulas that have been separated from their mainland by man-made bodies of waters, it is rarely, if ever, referred to..
Sifnos has some unique features that make it stand out from the rest of the Cyclades. The island masks its charms behind a seemingly barren setting of hills, which gives way to a rich landscape. Olive groves, almond trees and a..
Crete is the largest and most southerly Greek island and the fifth largest island in the Mediterranean. The island has everything to offer: mountainous landscapes, a coast with many beautiful l..
The surreal landscape is the result of a huge volcanic eruption that took place 3.500 years ago. The eruption caused three quarters of the island to sink and created what later became the island’s showpiece caldera. Even ..
Kefalonia is the largest of the Ionian islands and one of the most famous sailing destinations in the Mediterranean. The island has always been prosperous and cosmopolitan thanks to its tradition of sailing and trading...