Random Greece Photo of the Week

Mykonos… the island located in the Cyclades, with idyllic peaceful Greek landscape, picturesque white houses and the tranquil views of the Aegean Sea. This is how Mykonos used to be. Today, when someone says Mykonos, you think about crazy all-night-long parties, crowds of celebrities and paparazzi hunting for famous ones. Who would have thought that…

Ferries from Athens to Hydra (and return)

The Hydra to Athens ferry schedule is available at the bottom of the article. Hydra is one of the Saronic Islands, located close to Athens and is also one of the popular islands to take a day trip from Athens . If you are looking for a picture perfect harbor and great food, then Hydra…

Random Greece Photo of the Week

Nafpaktos is one of the biggest and the most picturesque towns in the area of Aitolokarnania in Greece and has a population of around 32000 people. It’s still early morning and as I began to walk around the castle area, I feel, in fact, as I am walking through a gallery of still lives. You…

Ferries from Athens to Crete (and return)

The Crete to Athens ferry schedule is available at the bottom of the article. Nothing is more romantic than approaching Crete by ferry. And if your budget is rather low, nothing is cheaper either! Ferries have become a very popular way to travel between the mainland and the islands, especially when you are looking to…

Ferries from Santorini to Ios (and return)

The Ios to Santorini ferry schedule is available at the bottom of the article. We know it’s hard to get tired of the superb sunrises in Santorini but if you do, you can consider taking a day trip to Ios – a party island, with a charming village, great nightlife, and superb beaches.

Random Greece Photo of the Week

Delphi was once considered by the ancient Greeks to be the centre of the world. Legend is that Zeus sent out 2 eagles from the ends of the earth to fly across the world at the same speed, and where they met was determined to be the navel – that place was Delphi. Delphi was…

Hotels near Athens Airport

Booking.com The hotels near Athens Airport are an excellent choice for business travelers, as well as those who only need to stay in the city for a long layover. That doesn’t meant you cannot visit Athens . Thankfully, it is easy (and quite fast) to get from the airport to the city center by either…

Best Hotels in Thessaloniki for under €100

Thessaloniki is a vibrant city, with an atmosphere totally different than the capital. With only one hostel in the city, many travelers struggle to find the best options for a cheap and clean place to stay. With that in mind, we’ve put together a list of the best hotels in Thessaloniki for under €100 per night …and also an exception to the rule.