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One Week in Crete, Greece
Jul 12

One Week in Crete, Greece
By Vicky

Greece is one of my favorite countries in the world. Actually, currently, it might just be my favorite. I’ve been there three times already and every single time I fall in love with the food, culture, history, sights, people, and landscapes all over again. I…

Sep 19

A Summer in Greece- What More Could One Ask For?
By Dave and Vicky

Ok, so maybe ‘summer’ is pushing it a bit considering that September is halfway over and we are well into the months of fall. Even so, regardless if you are planning a summer, spring, fall, or even a winter vacation, the amazing country of Greece…

Gorgeous Greece
Jul 16

Gorgeous Greece
By Assistant

It probably isn’t a surprise to read that Greece is one of the most popular travel destinations on the planet. History buffs will love the museums of Athens, the beaches offer a stunning getaway perfect for relaxation, and Greece’s attractions cater to everyone from single…

Top 10 small Greek islands
Mar 10

Top 10 small Greek islands
By Dave and Vicky

Greek islands are popular holiday destination. Sometimes this can be a serious disadvantage if you don’t like the crowds. But since there are so many small islands in the Aegean and Ionian sea, it is never too late to find a real gem.

Holiday Highlight – Corfu
Nov 4

Holiday Highlight – Corfu
By Dave and Vicky

Last year, Vicky and I spent eight days in Greece, relaxing on the islands and driving around the Peloponnese. Definitely one of the best vacations we’ve ever had. After several weeks in Japan, Korea, and now China, we are definitely missing a bit of R&R time spent on a beach, and what better place than Greece! In honor of that, we will be featuring a Greece specific destination. Here’s thinking of you Greece!

Greece Diros Caves – Kardamyli Then Messene Ruins
Nov 20

Greece Diros Caves – Kardamyli Then Messene Ruins
By Dave

Post By Dave with [commentary in italics in brackets by Vicky] The last day was just as packed as the first. We woke up early and made our way down the rocky slopes to Diros Caves – underground caves [of stalagmites and stalactites] through which they ferry…

Greece, Sparta – This is Sparta! (And Mystras)
Nov 20

Greece, Sparta – This is Sparta! (And Mystras)
By Vicky

Post By Vicky with [commentary in italics in brackets by Dave] Beautiful Bourtzi My day to drive [buckles seat belt]. First stop – the beach. Nothing like a casual morning swim to start off the day. No time to lose tanning though. We had lots to…

Greece, Corinth – Making Our Way To Mycenae, Argos And Nafplio
Nov 20

Greece, Corinth – Making Our Way To Mycenae, Argos And Nafplio
By Dave

Post By Dave [with commentary in italics in brackets by Vicky] Rental Regrets? On day 6 we had wheels. Wheels to get us from Athens to Corinth and beyond. We woke up early and made our way to the Acropolis Rent a Car agency (2…

Greece, Athens – More Monuments!
Nov 20

Greece, Athens – More Monuments!
By Vicky

Post By Vicky with [commentary in italics in brackets by Dave] Everything went according to plan…or did it? Day 5 started with a plan that suddenly needed to be restructured. The plan was to take the metro up to the National Archaeological Museum, somewhat in…

Greece, Athens – Conquering The Capital
Nov 20

Greece, Athens – Conquering The Capital
By Vicky

Post By Vicky [with commentary in italics in brackets by Dave] With only 2 days in Athens we knew we didn’t have time to wander around at a snail’s pace [is she calling me a snail?]. Skipping breakfast we set off to climb Filiapapos hill. We…

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