15 Best Quiet Greek Islands to Escape to in 2023

Quiet Greek islands are not an oxymoron. There may be Greek islands that tourists flock to every year and which perpetually attract crowds. But at the same time, there are dozens more that are frequently overlooked.  It is estimated that there are more than 6,000 islands that surround Greece. Of those, only 220 are inhabited.  … Read more

Famous Landmarks in Greece: 36 Greek Landmarks you MUST see in 2023

When you mention famous landmarks in Greece, the first thing that comes to mind is probably the Acropolis of Athens. There are possibly also a selection of famous places that you have seen photographed in travel guidebooks for years but you are not quite sure where they are.  Whether you are travelling to Greece for … Read more

Things to do in Thessaloniki Greece: A Comprehensive First Timer’s Guide

There are enough things to do in Thessaloniki to warrant you spending a long weekend in Greece’s second city. Thessaloniki may not have the same concentration of ruins and archaeological sites as Athens, or the idyllic beaches and coastlines of the Greek islands. However, the city has a rich and diverse history that dates back … Read more

38 Beautiful and Best Places to Visit in Greece in 2022 According to a Local

Finding the best places to visit in Greece away from the masses of tourists can be tricky. After all, this gorgeous Mediterranean country is one of the most popular travel destinations in Europe. Every summer, more than 30 million tourists flock to Greece. Fortunately, there are plenty of gorgeous places that slip under the radar. … Read more

59 Things to Know Before Traveling to Greece – Written by a Local

Looking for things to know before traveling to Greece for the first time? You have come to the right place. I have been living in Athens since 2017 and I am well versed in the local culture. The suggestions here will help you to make the most of your time in the country, prepare for … Read more

One Month in Greece: Suggested Itineraries for 2023

Spending one month in Greece is a great way to uncover more of this beautiful country than is typically possible on a standard one-week holiday. This may be a possibility for you if you work remotely, are taking a sabbatical from work, or your employer is allowing you to consolidate all of your vacation days.  … Read more