Posts in Greece
Greek Boutique Stays 1 hour from Athens

Looking for your next boutique stay in Greece? If you are a big fan of boutique hotels, you will know that there is something inherently exclusive to experiencing such kind of hospitality; essentially, it is all about the personalized atmosphere they create. There is individuality in character that goes hand in hand with impeccable style and sophisticated design, while the typically small size allows you to feel that personal touch which ‘boutiqueness’ aspires to.

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Top Food and Drink Holidays in Greece

A paragon of Mediterranean’s finest cuisine, you can be sure to eat and drink well mostly anywhere in Greece. You'll find that each region, district, island or mainland settlement will have its own local delicacies, as Greeks are quite creative with the fine raw materials provided by both land and sea. There are of course some products that are commonly used throughout Greece, inherently lots of meat and seafood too, while the following are often exported abroad: olives and olive oil, cheeses, wines and honey.

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Three Boutique Hotels in Mainland Greece

The Greek islands usually hold front row seats when it comes to holiday destinations in Greece. However many they may be, Greece is not just made of these, albeit, fascinating islands. Our search for the best boutique hotels in mainland Greece takes us to Athens and the Peloponnese, this time. Boutique hotels typically have a small room count, have a strong personality and provide guests with an entirely unique, hospitality experience.

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Top Reasons to Visit Greece

Are you thinking about what experiences and/or activities are an absolute must-do while holidaying in the sun-glazed, Mediterranean country? Greece is a diverse place, offering its visitors a number of experiences that will effortlessly immerse them into the most quintessential elements of this extraordinary country.

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GreeceCharleen Parkes
Greek Winter Escapes During Christmas Holidays

With the magical season of Winter is drawing near one day at a time, it is not too early to begin researching about luxury winter escapes during Christmas to Greece. Although a destination that is perhaps best known as a summer classic, Greece is equally capable of offering a sensational winter vacation too.

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GreeceCharleen Parkes
Luxury Spa Hotels in Greece

Holidays, in general, can tremendously benefit your mental wellbeing but combining them with treatments and therapies to soothe the body too, definitely amplifies this further. Our daily routine can often be stressful and take a physical toll on our health, whether even realising it. A little escape is, therefore, the perfect opportunity to reconnect and rekindle a sense of balance.

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GreeceCharleen Parkes
Greek Hotels with the Best Dining Views

Exceptional travel experiences consist of a number of factors. However, there are certain things that can instantly elevate the hospitality bar when it comes to hotels. One is quality gastronomy at your hotel of choice, so you have the option of sampling the local flavours of your chosen destination with a a bit of a signature twist. What’s more, when hotel dining venues come with phenomenal views, dining becomes a truly extraordinary experience, to indulge taste and sight simultaneously, resulting in a irrevocable feast for your palate and your eyes.

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Postcards from the Athens Riviera

Athens Riviera's lengthy coastline is a jumble of endless pleasures. With a lust for mythical coastlines, it should be of no surprise that we took a few days to explore this side of Athens. The coastline is overwhelming with spectacular beaches, treasures of ancient Greece, a vivid nightlife and astonishing gastronomy.

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Top Family Holiday Destinations in Greece

Travelling with the family is always an easy task. There are many things to consider and so many things to foresee. So, choosing a place that can guarantee your family’s peace of mind while on holiday is pretty much priceless. In the quest of finding destinations and hotels that are suited to hosting families, we searched a few places throughout Greece and reveal the top four, 1 mainland and 3 island destinations that perfectly fit the family holiday prerequisites, thus guaranteeing nothing short of bliss on your vacation.

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Two Greek Destinations for Spring Break

Greece is a place that has the benefit of a very long season due to its fantastic Mediterranean climate. You can almost feel the Summer brewing as early as Spring that acts like a precursor, paving the way for typically warm temperatures and endless sunbathing sessions. In some respects, Spring is perhaps a better time to visit Greece as it usually is associated with better rates, less crowds and since temperatures are not that high, you can spend time doing much more than just lying on the beach. 

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Postcards from Paros island

Paros in Greece is among the most popular islands in the Cyclades that is postcard-worthy and heavenly substantial, to say the least. Some of the oldest European civilizations have been embraced in this part of the world, bridging culture and history bringing with it food, music and architecture. Paros has dozens of crystalline beaches awarded the blue flag under the Blue Flags of Europe Program, providing visitors with the options for not only for swimming, but also water sports activities. Although the locals consider the mainland peninsula to be the 'real Greece'.

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Three Magical Winter Wonderlands in Crete

As Greece’s most autonomous and diverse island, Crete is an intriguing place to visit all year round. Its cities are very vibrant and buzzing full of life while its rural locations are effortlessly astonishing, as winter gives the landscapes an alluring Winterland charm. The Mediterranean winter climate is a mild, and although tit does get colder, there are many crisp sunny days for visitors to enjoy. Read on to find our what three destinations in Crete make a great escape in the winter months. 

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GreeceCharleen Parkes
Greece: Love, Culture, Pamper

‘Eat’ is an integral part of the allurement of Greece. Greek cuisine is a paragon of Mediterranean gastronomy known throughout the world for its nutritious value and great flavour, so each and every corner has its own regional takes on classic Greek recipes - and they are all delicious. ‘Pray’ is personal journey most of the Christian Orthodox faithfuls externalise by regularly attending mass. 

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Discover Naxos and Lemnos

Greek hospitality is known far and wide, and it is something to experience first hand. Your friends and family who have visited the country can tell you stories of when the Greek hospitality exceeded their expectations, when their hosts made sure everything was up to par - and then some, of that time when the locals went the extra mile, or when they suggested a bunch of experiences to reveal what the real Greece is like.

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Astarte + Art Maisons Santorini

Summers in Santorini will never go out of style for some very simple, yet fundamental reasons: striking natural beauty, a cosmopolitan aura and an ancient past. These allow for a myriad of possibilities in terms of activities and experiences, enhancing visitors’ stay who will return time and time again.

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