Hiking on Ios: Mylopotas Beach to Klima Beach

We love to walk & hike! When we were researching our vacation in Greece (n.a. 2017), we came upon some ideas for hiking on Ios. The problem? We couldn’t figure out where to get maps from (whether online or offline). The solution: a guided walk / hike, of course. I do believe that all things…

Beautiful Beaches on the Island of Ios

Ios is one of the Cyclades, located in the Aegean Sea. It is a stone’s throw away from Santorini and can be reached by ferry from the mainland, as well as from other islands. It is a small island (18 km x 10 min), easy to explore, offering charming places to stay, beautiful beaches, typical…

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.

Best Places to Honeymoon in Greece

While planning your wedding, a considerable amount of money goes towards the honeymoon. After all, you only get married once and you want the honeymoon to be special and romantic. Of course, each of us have a different idea of what “romantic” means, but we all know that a beach destination, intimate dinner and superb…

Guest Post: Ios – a personal love affair

The Greek islands have held so many people in their thrall over the ages. Many have roamed their shores and written about their beauty and the special light of the skies and the colors of the sea. I grew up in London, and because my parents were Greek, we visited Greece a lot as a…

Ferries from Mykonos to Ios (and return)

The Ios to Mykonos ferry schedule is available at the bottom of the article. Mykonos is a lovely Greek island and a great base to start exploring the area. If you plan to take a day trip, Ios should be on your radar. This small island is famous for the incredible beaches, traditional villages and…