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 …

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 …

28 Greek islands you should visit at least once | Vogue Australia

If this list doesn’t inspire your next beach holiday, we don’t know what will. Go forth and go island hopping” Ah, the Greek islands. Is there any place in the world that seems as blessed by the gods? Home to some 6,000 islands, with only 227 actually inhabited, its crystalline blue waters, bleached white sand and scorching hot summers have made …

Ryanair increase routes to Greece · Greek City Times

Twenty-one new routes, including Athens-Marrakech, Corfu-London, Mykonos-Bordeau, and Thessaloniki-Dublin, will be added in Ryanair’s Greek summer program of 2019. More specifically, the summer program of the airline for the new year includes more than 120 routes in total, which will carry 6.1 million passengers per year from 9 airports operating in Greece. In Athens, 5 new routes: Catania (2 weekly …

Your Useful Guide to Exploring the Ancient Wonders of Greece | The Official Blog of visitgreece.gr

.entry-header Greece is known for its good food, friendly people, interesting archaeological sites, vibrant nightlife, and relaxing beaches. It is one of the world’s most popular destinations, raking in the top 20 most-visited countries. In 2016 alone, it welcomed almost 25 million visitors! The country has a long history. The first advanced civilizations to live in Greece were the Cycladic …

9 reasons to visit Syros in the Greek Islands | Born2Invest

Several, well actually nine, reasons for my enthusiasm for Syros: It is uncrowded and relatively free from tourists. It’s unique. Boutique shops and marble streets (I kid you not!) are part of its classy look. Great beaches! And that blue, crystal clear water you find in the Greek Islands! The history and culture of Syros are fascinating! Great restaurants and …

10 great Greek islands: readers’ travel tips | The Guardian

 Winning tip: Hiking in Amorgos, Cyclades As well as the azure bays and its role in Luc Besson’s The Big Blue, Amorgos is also renowned for its hiking trails, which not only connect the island’s villages but also provide access to ecclesiastical and natural landmarks. Start at Hora, the capital of the island, and walk towards the landmark of Amorgos, …