GREECE

Greece was one of the first great European civilisation and the birthplace of the modern democratic system. A visit to Athens is a must for anyone that is interested in ancient history!

Athens was the first destination where I flew on a plane by myself – I was 16, and it was an exhilarating experience, as you can imagine!

I love Greece for its beautiful islands. There are so many to choose from – from the upmarket, Instagram famous Santorini to party islands such as Zakynthos, family islands such as Crete, and lesser-known, small, and authentic such as Milos or Paros.

Top 10 Chania Beaches

Crete is the biggest of the Greek islands and has a very diverse landscape with so much to see! There is the ancient Knossos to explore, Samaria Gorge to conquer and of course many stunning beaches! If you decide to visit western Crete you can fly to Chania airport or take a ferry from Athens. Some of the best Crete beaches are also located here. Read on to explore Top 10 Chania beaches…


Destinations & Itineraries

14 Epic Beaches of Naxos Greece – You Must Visit
Europe | Greece | Naxos

14 Epic Beaches of Naxos Greece – You Must Visit

There is nothing quite like the beaches of Naxos! The island of Naxos is the largest Cycladic island and boasts the best beaches out of all the sister islands. Naxos Beaches are plentiful and mainly located on the island’s western coast.  Some of the best beaches Naxos boasts are attached to bustling small towns full…

Plaka Milos – The Historic Capital of the Island
Europe | Greece | Milos

Plaka Milos – The Historic Capital of the Island

Island’s ex capital – Plaka Milos, is an enchanting Cycladic village that attracts visitors with quaint churches, traditional tavernas, interesting art workshops and stunning panoramic views over the island. If you wish to experience the authentic Cycladic vibe – Milos Plaka is the perfect place.  Milos island has been gaining in popularity in recent times…

A Guide to Chora Naxos Town & Agios Georgios Beach
Europe | Greece | Naxos

A Guide to Chora Naxos Town & Agios Georgios Beach

Steeped in history and Cycladic heritage, Chora Naxos is the island’s bustling capital and its port town. It welcomes the visitors with a lively harbour and its most impressive landmark – the iconic Portara. This post is a comprehensive guide to visiting Naxos Chora and its nearby Agios Georgios Beach.   If you’re looking where to…

Lefkes Paros – A Guide to the Hidden Gem of Paros
Europe | Greece | Paros

Lefkes Paros – A Guide to the Hidden Gem of Paros

Charming whitewashed alleys adorned by blossoming bushes, sleepy byzantine squares and quaint churches with blue domes – this is Lefkes Paros – quintessentially Cycladic village. Lefkes village is a true hidden gem of Paros, and your Paros holidays would not be complete without seeing this beauty!  Lefkes Greece is one of the best places to…

Klima Milos – A Guide to Visiting & Photographing the Island’s Most Vibrant Fishing Village
Europe | Greece | Milos

Klima Milos – A Guide to Visiting & Photographing the Island’s Most Vibrant Fishing Village

Picture-perfect colourful houses along the shore surrounded by the golden hills – this is the idyllic scenery that you can expect when visiting Klima Milos! A sleepy traditional Milos fishing village is an absolute must-see on your Milos holidays.  Milos island has been gaining in popularity in recent times thanks to its unique scenery and…

Pollonia Milos -The Charming Coastal Town – Full Guide
Europe | Greece | Milos

Pollonia Milos -The Charming Coastal Town – Full Guide

Pollonia Milos is a perfect town for relaxing Milos holidays. Picture a quaint coastal village with a beautiful golden beach, and charming whitewashed houses with azure painted doors – typical architecture of the island of Milos. In Pollonia, you can truly experience the slow island life! If you’re wondering where to stay in Milos, Apollonia…

Adamas Milos – Full Guide + Inspiring Photos
Europe | Greece | Milos

Adamas Milos – Full Guide + Inspiring Photos

Adamas Milos, also known as Adamantas, is one of the most popular towns on Milos. It is the island’s port and a lively area – excellent to base yourself while staying on Milos.  If you’re wondering where to stay in Milos, Adamas Milos amongst Pollonia and Klima is the best town on the island for a great selection of…

36 Most Famous Landmarks in Greece
Europe | Greece

36 Most Famous Landmarks in Greece

Greece is an epic country with exceptional natural beauty and rich history and culture. Here are the 36 most famous landmarks in Greece to get you inspired to travel to this extraordinary European country. Table of Contents Most Famous Landmarks in Greece – Map#1 Oia, Santorini #2 The Acropolis of Athens #3 Mykonos windmills#4 Shipwreck Beach,…

10 Best Chania Beaches
Crete | Europe | Greece

10 Best Chania Beaches

Crete is the biggest of the Greek islands and has a very diverse landscape with so much to see! There is the ancient Knossos to explore, Samaria Gorge to conquer and of course many stunning beaches! If you decide to visit western Crete you can fly to Chania airport or take a ferry from Athens….