Looking for the Greek Island experience without all the crowds? Well, look no further than Pelion, the Greece of Mama Mia! When watching Mama Mia, I fell in love with the island paradise where Meryl Streep ran her crumbling hotel. “Where is this?” I asked myself. I thought Mama Mia was filmed in one of the southern Greek Islands like Crete or Mykonos…. Read More
Greece is a dream destination for travel lovers. With beautiful islands dotting the sea, ancient history, vibrant cities and fantastic beaches, it has it all!
Many people only seem to visit Santorini for a short day on a Greek island cruise, but we found that there are many things to do in Santorini to fill up a week or even two weeks of your time! We fell in love with Santorini. A lot of people tell us “they don’t like Santorini, it’s too busy.” But… Read More
We’ve seen a lot of amazing ruins of the world during our 18 years of traveling. These are our first-hand accounts of ancient cities and ruins that we have seen and explored with our own eyes. Ancient Ruins of the World As I go through all that there is yet to see I find that we have barely scratched the surface…. Read More
It’s always a good time to visit Greece. And Costa Navarino is at the tops of luxury destinations. Most people head for the islands of Santorini or Crete after exploring Athens but believe it or not, there are other places to visit in this diverse and beautiful country. Our latest travels took us to Costa Navarino located in a remote corner of Peloponnese. Sitting… Read More
The Meteora monasteries of Greece will take your breath away. Carved by wind and rain over thousands of years, Meteora’s landscape is unique with massive stone spires reaching to the sky. Atop dozens of magnificent rock monoliths are ancient monasteries dating back to the 9th century. The hermit monks that first settled Meteora couldn’t walk up stairs or over bridges to access the monasteries, they… Read More
Where do you go when searching for fun in the sun, beautiful beaches, and cocktails by the pool? The island of Zante of course. Also known as Zakynthos, Zante holidays are fast becoming a great alternative to the likes of Santorini or Crete. While each and every Greek Island is beautiful, Zante in particular, has another side – value that you might not… Read More