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Greece is a fantastic vacation location and international option for travelers. The enjoyable Mediterranean view, the abundant history, and the interesting landscape have actually made this location alluring for the travelers of various tastes and preferences. In fact, travel to Greece resembles a trip where each will experience and cherish the most wonderful things by their own discretion. Check out all the posts in this category that is definitely related to the gorgeous nation of Greece.

Greece weather and planning your vacations are three things that the traveler to Greece must take into great consideration before they go to the country.The reason? Greece is a great all year long destination; planning good means experiencing more...
Visiting all places in contemporary Greece that relate to Hades (God of the Greek Underworld) can be a challenging thing. Such places are scattered all over Greece.One may think that such location could be set in some weird looking,...
Folegandros has 3 little towns, Karavostasi (the dockyard), the Chora, Ano Meria and Agali Beach that are interconnected by paved roads.What attracts attention immediately is the endless series of "dry-placed" walls that have basically been well-known over the hundred...
Greek Food is really famous in various forms all over the world. Either you know it as "Mediterranean Diet" or "Cretan Diet" or under any other name still remains the same mouth-watering concept.It is not just about the Greek...
Easter in Greece, means lots of things, not only spiritually related. It relates with Spring and the nature coming out from the clothing of winter. It is vividly celebrated all over Greece, along with all countries where Greeks and...
Evert thought of scuba diving Folegandros? Summer vacation at Folegandros is a unique experience as the character and the traditions of the island has not change through the years.The numerous sunny beaches and the small coves with the crystal...
Most travelers don't know that there are lots and lots of day trips from Athens. For many who come from abroad Athens is a 2 to 3 day destination for them. However there are tons of things to do...
It is a great pleasure to discover the beauty of your own country. Vikos Gorge, located at the Northwest part of Greece, well known as Zagorohoria, is one of those.Vikos Gorge is the deepest gorge in the world. At...
Many look for cheap travel destinations but their joy is far better when these are also great destinations. Travel is among the most liberating things around the world. Regardless of what lousy issues are going on in your daily...
Many people are under the impression that it's both tough and costly to go to the Greek islands. It is not.As a matter of fact right now is the very best time to check out the Greek islands due...
I think most of our readers who are interested in hiking, trekking and mountaineering have heard of Decathlon, right? The company is one of the top sellers for sports and outdoor gear in the world. A few months ago...
What happens when an actress like Shay Mitchell can't decide which Greek island is best? Is it Mykonos or maybe it is Santorini (read about all the things to do in Santorini)?Shay Mitchell visited both this summer (2017) so she...
Akrotiri is an extensive peninsula northwest of the prefecture of Chania, in Crete, which some of the most beautiful beaches on the island exist.Akrotiri is also home to the Technical University of Crete, the Airport of Chania and the...
Greece has thousands of islands out of which 227 are inhabited. They offer unmatched beaches, historical sites, festivals, mouth licking food and even adventure sports.  Sifnos is one of them.Sifnos is an island municipality in the Cyclades island group in Greece....
Well... if someone tells you they were hiking Mount Ida (Psiloritis) in Crete, better ask them which part and which side.Mount Ida, also known as Psiloritis (translates to: Tall Mountain), is the biggest mountain of Crete. Crete is a...
We couldn't leave without hiking Crete Greece. This island has so many mountains that they provoke you to hike them "if you dare".The tough combination of really hot and strong sun, with the wild terrain of Crete, speak out:...
Here is another set of experiences we had during our holidays in Crete island, Greece. Have you read the other two with canyoning and Chania tours? Read them, please.For this tour, Urban Adventures were our guides once more and Yiannis, a...
Chania Crete tours are fare more than walking tours. Not attending one is like not visiting that very city of Crete. Sounds too cocky? Well, it is not.Only a local who really knows the history of the city in...
A guest post by Helen Marakis, a local in Naxos island, Greece. She moved from New York to Naxos and she describes in a rather poetic way how she experiences the island life. Helen also runs and owns the...
When in Crete you need to visit some important archaeological locations like Phaistos, where Phaistos Disc was discovered. Knossos is another famous archaeological location quite different from Phaistos.Both are in the Heraklion area.Each is better to visit early in...