Best castles and fortresses in Greece | The Telegraph

Seek out romantic ancient ruins that offer interesting insights into the past, plus amazing views of Greek landscapes. Whatever you seek from a holiday destination, with its visually striking palette of warm stone, cobalt sea, and olive foliage, and its millennia-old layers of history, beautiful beaches, mountains and intriguing islands – never fails to defy expectations. Year-round sunshine adds allure …

Greek Islands: the timeless appeal of Minor Cyclades and Naxos

Think you know Greece? The cluster of tiny islands that make up the Minor Cyclades and their larger sibling, Naxos, hold timeless appeal for discerning travelers Among the Cyclades Islands in the Aegean Sea, Mykonos and Santorini often muscle in with their tourist appeal. But if you prefer to be away from the crowds, then head for the quieter charms …

Stunning Resort in Greece named World’s Best Eco-Lodge | Greek City Times

Aristi Mountain Resort & Villas, located in the region of Zagori, Epirus, was named World’s Leading Eco-Lodge at the World Travel Awards, which are known as the “Oscars of the Travel Industry.” Built at the upper part of Aristi, one of the most beautiful traditional villages of Aristi and in Greece, ‘Aristi Mountain Resort & Villas’ is not just a hotel, but …

Nicholas Pisaris: Psyrri’s Soul Revealed | Athens Insider

Psyrri Insider Nicholas Pisaris has the ultimate guide on the storied Athens neighborhood and reveals the charms and quirks of this underappreciated area.I purchased my flat in 2001, and Psyrri has changed a great deal since then.  I likened it to TriBeCa in NY; it had light industrial and some retail by day, but it was a section of Athens …

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Greece This Summer | GreekReporter.com

If you are pondering a vacation in Greece this summer, wait no longer. Greece has so many diverse aspects that provides something for everyone to enjoy. Whether you are a history buff, or prefer a quiet vacation lounging on the beach or maybe you are looking for an alternative extreme sport-filled vacation — whatever your pleasure, Greece is sure to …

Jeanneau 64 NOVA available for charter in Greece

Nova, the Jeanneau 64 is a solid choice for those planning for a yacht holiday on a monohull. It can accommodate up to 8 guests and comes with a captain and a full-time chef. If Greece is one of those destinations you’ve ever wanted to explore, then chartering NOVA would be a smart move. €8,200 – €17,500 / WEEK Why …

Contest Yachts delivers 26-meter flagship Polina Star IV | Boat International

Dutch yard Contest Yachts has delivered its 26-meter sailing superyacht flagship Polina Star IV. Following a handover in November, Polina Star IV has already set sail from Holland for Elba in Tuscany. Polina Star IV was commissioned by an owner resuming an interrupted world voyage and is his third Contest yacht to date. The yard said the yacht “shines as …

15 Tips For An Amazing Sailing Vacation In Croatia | Forbes

With a magnificent coastline, clear waters and splendid beaches, Croatia lures increasing numbers of visitors for sailing vacations each year. But where to go and what to know? Here, Alexander Coles, CEO and senior broker with Bespoke Yacht Charter, gives us the inside scoop on Croatia’s yachting and boating scene. Coles, who has seen a 20 percent annual uptick in the …

Skiing in Greece: The Country’s Best Ski Resorts | Greece Is

HELMOS/KALAVRYTA One of Greece’s favorite ski resorts, due to its close proximity to Athens, quality of infrastructure and continuously improved services, Helmos is located 15 kilometers from Kalavryta and offers 13 slopes measuring a total of 22.7 kilometers. Of these, two are for children, one is certified for skiing competitions, while a fourth, at 3.2 kilometers, ranks as one of …