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The Serene Charm of Sikinos

There are many islands in the Cyclades, all of the them with beautiful sandy beaches and crystal clear waters, but each one having its own unique characteristics. In Sikinos, it is its serene charm that wins over the visitor. Sikinos...

Vacation in Greece: Where to Visit in Argolis, Peloponnese

Located at just under a two-hour drive from Athens, the Argolis peninsula in the Peloponnese region offers many different historical sites, culture and beauty to tourists looking for a spectacular vacation in Greece. The first stop on a trip to...

Lefkada: A Touch of the Caribbean in Greece

Located in the Ionian sea, Lefkada is a stunning island, even by Greek standards. It connects to the mainland by a small bridge and is easily accessed by car. With hospitable locals and many activities to offer, the island prides...

Greece’s Milos Voted Best Island in the World for 2021

Greece's Milos was voted the best island in the world for 2021 according to a survey carried out among the millions of Travel+Leisure magazine readers. Folegandros island also in the Aegean was voted second best in the world. This year's...

Hilton Santorini Beach Resort to Open in 2022

A Hilton Santorini beach resort is set to open in 2022. Hilton made the announcement last week. The new Hilton Santorini beach resort with be called the "Sea Breeze Santorini Beach Resort." The resort will have 37 hotel rooms and...

Ten of Greece’s Most Spectacular Monasteries

Greece has many beautiful sights for you to check out while you are visiting the country. One thing you want to be sure to add to your itinerary is visiting some of the ancient, historical Greek monasteries. Here are 10...

Europe to Implement Travel Restrictions for Unvaccinated Americans

Aft the European Union on Monday advised its member nations to ban unvaccinated travelers from the US to Europe, Italy, the Netherlands, and Sweden have put new travel restrictions on those hoping to visit the European countries from the...

$120 Million Super Yacht “Pi” Spotted Off Mykonos

The luxury super yacht called "Pi," valued at $120 million, was spotted off the Greek island of Mykonos over the weekend. The 77.25 meter (253.45 foot) long yacht apparently belongs to American businessman Howard Schultz, although it is not clear whether...

The Magic of Sailing Through the Corinth Canal Before the Landslide

What is it like sailing through the Corinth Canal? British expatriates Tony and Tessa Cross describe a fascinating experience they had before the landslides closed the Greek engineering marvel. The couple spent years living on their yacht while crisscrossing...

Hydra’s Secret History and the Riddle of Its Name

  I remember growing up on Hydra every summer in the 1980s, leaving my Salt Lake City, Utah home, to go to our family home on my father’s native island in Greece. A history-obsessed youth (not much has changed) I found...

Living Aboard a Yacht in Greece: The Magic of Island Hopping in the Aegean

How is it living aboard a yacht in Greece? British expatriates Tony and Tessa Cross have spent years doing it while crisscrossing the Aegean.   By Tony Cross If you walk along the quay of almost any coastal town in Greece you'll...

The Imposing Lighthouse of Andros, Greece a Symbol of its Glorious Shipping Past

On the Aegean island of Andros, Greece a lighthouse emerges from the water like a strange sea creature is one of the most famous spots on the island. The Tourlitis lighthouse, which is located at the northernmost extreme of the...