Category Archives: Greece

Naxos, Greece: a Getaway From Your Getaway

 While some zip by to Ios or Santorini after having visited Mykonos, Naxos deserves a look. As the largest island in the Cyclades, it has a great coastline and a spread of villages to see. Let your first stop be … Continue reading

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Can’t get enough- Nafplio and Mycenae, Greece

A Venetian fortress on a hill,  testament to Nafplio’s long history and prime waterfront position, greets visitors of this charming port town as a fortressed islet, the Bourtzi,  keeps watch in the distance.  As hoards of people visit Greece every summer, Nafplio, Greece’s first  capital, is  barely a … Continue reading

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Athens Excursion: Day trip to Hydra

  If you’re in Athens for a few days and find yourself archeologically exhausted but don’t have time to go down to one of the famous islands and relax, make your way to the port of Piraeus and hop on the first … Continue reading

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