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The 5 best islands to visit in Greece

The 5 best islands to visit in Greece

There are more than 200 inhabited Greek isles and around 6,000 in total. And like many island nations, each inhabited Greek island has its own distinct character.
5 great Mykonos beach clubs

5 great Mykonos beach clubs

If your favourite thing to do on holiday is take to the beach, lay on the golden sand and listen to the ebb and flow of the turquoise sea as it caresses the beach, why not take it to the next level and spend a day at a beach club.
Myths and magic on a Greece luxury yacht charter

Myths and magic on a Greece luxury yacht charter

Ask anyone what Greece is most well known for, and this Eastern Mediterranean country conjures up images of the Olympian Gods, heroic feats and myriad islands from myths and legends.
5 luxurious Mediterranean villas

5 luxurious Mediterranean villas

Here are five luxurious Mediterranean villas that live up to the name. And I don’t think that after seeing them any one will be inclined to argue.
10 reasons to fall in love with Athens

10 reasons to fall in love with Athens

Athens has hit a new stride thanks to a glorious revival in art, food and architecture that has been underway for the last decade.
ACRO Suites: Luxury wellbeing resort opens in Crete

ACRO Suites: Luxury wellbeing resort opens in Crete

Situated in the peaceful Mononaftis Bay on the island of Crete, ACRO Suites offers the ultimate Zen experience.
Sailing the Cyclades

Sailing the Cyclades

The beauty of chartering a yacht in Greece is the liberty to island-hop wherever the mood takes you. In the Cyclades, warm, calm waters and ribbons of sandy beaches are a big draw, alongside the cool coastal vibe found in the relaxed towns. This group of islands scattered across the central Aegean Sea is within
New Nobu hotel and restaurant on the Greek island of Santorini

New Nobu hotel and restaurant on the Greek island of Santorini

Nobu Hospitality, the global lifestyle brand founded by Nobu Matsuhisa, Robert De Niro, and Meir Teper, is delighted to announce its first hotel and restaurant in Greece – the Nobu Hotel and Restaurant Santorini, scheduled to open in spring 2022. Situated on the island’s captivating northeast coast, the boutique hotel houses a signature Nobu Restaurant,
Top 10 beaches in Greece

Top 10 beaches in Greece

It’s summer and we have already begun our refreshing dips in the clear waters in Greece. As we are relaxing by the water we can’t help but wonder where to go for our summer vacations. A brilliant idea would be to book at an island that has been voted to have one of the best
12 hours in Athens

12 hours in Athens

Over the last few years, Athens has become a popular city break destination with its visitors looking to discover the new while still paying tribune to the old. The city beyond the classical era has more to show as innovation blends in with creativity and modern elements. From upcoming neighborhoods to artists, restaurants, bars and
Trends for experiential travelers in Greece in 2014

Trends for experiential travelers in Greece in 2014

In 2014, Greece is back in fashion and repositions itself on the experiential travel map by shaping itineraries beyond the sea and the sun, beyond the beach and the crystal clear waters. In line with a global trend to satisfy the discerning traveler, uses its authentic ingredients and heritage and offers experiences that are set
 Top 4 experiences you should try in Patmos, Greece

Top 4 experiences you should try in Patmos, Greece

Patmos is a well kept secret among jet setters in the northern part of the Dodecanese complex, one of the few places that has preserved its medieval settlements since the 12th Century. Historically is known for pilgrimage with a plethora of Monasteries, most of which are World Heritage sites: the cave of the Apocalypse and
Luxury is still possible in Greece

Luxury is still possible in Greece

The political and economic situation in Greece in recent months has led to a predicted 15 per cent drop in tourism, one of Greece’s most vital industries. Holidaymakers are more reluctant to travel to Greece amid its economic uncertainty, which only makes the problem worse. For the luxury traveller, fear not. You can still visit
New suites unveiled at Sani Resort in Halkidiki

New suites unveiled at Sani Resort in Halkidiki

The much loved Sani Resort in Halkidiki, Greece has unveiled five new luxurious Family Suites at Sani Asterias Suites and ten stunning new Marina Junior Suites at Porto Sani Village. The new Family Suites at Sani Asterias Suites are ideal for those travelling with children, featuring two bedrooms, two bathrooms and a separate and spacious
Win a stay in a magnificent villa at Elounda, Crete!

Win a stay in a magnificent villa at Elounda, Crete!

Remember Elounda Solfez Villas which I reviewed just over a year ago?  Well, now’s your chance to stay there, too! Participate in the “Go Solfez” campaign and you could win a 7 night stay in an Elounda Solfez three bedroom villa, for 6 people. All you have to do is subscribe to their brand new
Minoan Trail competition from Elounda Solfez Villas

Minoan Trail competition from Elounda Solfez Villas

The wonderful  Elounda Solfez Villas on the island of Crete – which I visited in person and ran a special feature on earlier in the year – is running a Minoan Trail competition.  Solve the riddle on their website and you could be on your way to winning a fabulous 7-night stay in one of