The 10 prettiest, small islands in the Mediterranean | stuff.co.nz

The Mediterranean is dotted with island paradises. Here are 10 of the prettiest. 1 SANTORINI, GREECE Designer chic in cubist white collides with natural beauty to spectacular effect on this island created by an ancient volcanic explosion that left behind color-banded rock, towering cliffs and a sunken caldera in which the sea glitters. If you have a head for heights, walk …

The Argument For Or Against Bali Catamarans | Catamaran GURU

We have a new addition to the Greek luxury crewed catamaran market, a Bali 5.4. As most of us know the Lagoon and Fountain Pagot as the perfect holiday platform, what are the Arguments (from a sailors point of view) for or Against the Bali Catamarans? When the Bali catamaran range was launched about three years ago, it created a …

The Platonic Academy of Athens: The World’s First University | GreekReporter.com

”The School of Athens” – Fresco by Raphael, depicting the Platonic Academy in Athens. In the center are Plato and Aristotle, in discussion. The fresco decorates the rooms now known as the Stanze di Raffaello, in the Apostolic Palace, the Vatican. Τhe Platonic Academy, or simply, ”The Academy”, was a famous school in ancient Athens founded by Plato in 428/427 BC …

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 …

Limited Production, Unlimited Performance – Yachts International

Axopar will build only 20 hulls of the Brabus Shadow 800. tml-version=”2″ While relatively unknown in the United States, Brabus is a household name in Europe and Asia. Founded by entrepreneur and auto enthusiast Bodo Buschmann, the company specializes in taking luxury cars and customizing each to meet a discerning client’s needs. For example, if you want your Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class …