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, …

Another award for “Greece-A365-Day Destination” | protothemanews.com

.entry-header The video has picked up numerous awards in the past six months .entry-excerpt The multi-awarded winning video “Greece-A365-Day Destination” received yet another distinction after it was awarded the second world destination prize and the first prize in Europe at the Golden City Gate festival of tourist films in Berlin, in the framework of the ITB International Tourism Fair, where …

Discover the Hidden Beauty of Leros | GreekReporter.com

Located between Patmos and Kalymnos, Leros is an island of the Dodecanese. The island is relatively small and isolated, well worth discovering. Its position on the Aegean makes it a perfect destination for those wanting to discover more than one island at a time. Our sailing itineraries allow you not only to reach Patmos and Kalymnos, but also the tiny …

UNESCO World Heritage Sites to Visit in Greece (Photos) | GreekReporter.com

Greece, as the cradle of the occidental civilization, has left a deep imprint in the history of the world not only with concepts and ideas but also with its language. However, there is also physical proof of its impressive past still visible through several archaeological sites, buildings, and monuments. It should not come as a surprise, then, that the country …

The Peloponnese has its Own Parthenon (video) | GreekReporter.com

They call it the “Parthenon of the Peloponnese”. The columned temple of Apollo Epicurius is as beautiful as the Parthenon in Athens, as it rises within the sanctuary of Bassae in the mountains of Arcadia, near the border of the Messinia prefecture, and standing 1,130 meters above ground. The temple is one of the best-preserved monuments of classical antiquity, a prime example …

Birdseye view Shipwreck beach Zakynthos

The best Greek islands according to international travel experts | Neos Kosmos

In celebrating Greek Independence Day, the national daily broadsheet newspaper in the UK, The Daily Telegraph, asked its travel experts to turn their gaze to Greece, think about their past experiences, and choose their favourite island destinations in Greece. The islands are the main characteristic of Greece’s morphology and an integral part of the country’s culture and tradition. According to …

SAILING HOLIDAY WITH SKIPPER IN GREECE

 The perfect holiday with a yacht Sailing with a skipper in Greece is interesting for many different reasons. It is obvious that when there is no sailing experience at all a skipper is required. But also for people with a sailing license, a skipper can be relaxing. The skipper knows the different areas, the local weather and the best places …