Greece

Hotel Review: Capetan Giorgantas (Masai Room), Adamas, Milos, Greece

Milos, Greece is a very popular tourist’s destination in Greece. This is the island where the most famous statue “Venus de Milos” was found. This is also home to one of the most famous beaches in Greece – Sarakiniko beach. The island itself is not very big, but it has a lot of small fishing villages that offer accommodation for tourists nowadays. So, the question on where to stay, what village…

The Best Place To Stay On Milos, Greece

Milos is an island that has a lot to offer for tourists; unique beaches, cycladic villages, and charming boutique hotels all around the island. With all of that it can be very hard to decide where is the best, most comfortable place to stay and have your base.  So, what criterias are we looking at when choosing the place to stay: Location (we usually want to stay in the center of all the action…

Guide To Agios Nikolaos (Zakynthos, Greece)

Agios Nikolaos is a small village on the North of Zakynthos island, Greece. And when I say “small” I mean “tiny”. Agios Nikolaos operates just during season; in winter the village is completely dead. There is one street, along which is located all the stores and restaurants in the village. However, Agios Nikolaos is also a port that you can use to get to Kefalonia or to Shipwreck Beach and the…

The Complete Guide To Zakynthos, Greece

Zakynthos is a Greek island that sits in the Ionian sea. In the past decades Zakynthos has become a popular vacation island for international tourists, especially those from Great Britain. It is also a popular summer destination for Italians that come here on a direct ferry from Italy (the ferry route works only in summer). You can easily spot Italians in Zakynthos on their cute scooters. Zakynthos is a very interesting place to explore, and…

Take A Boat Trip From Agios Nikolaos To Shipwreck Beach

There are two ways to see the famous Shipwreck Beach in Zakynthos. One of them is to drive to the viewpoint and see it from a cliff. The other one is to take a boat trip from Agios Nikolaos to Shipwreck Beach from the sea.  Agios Nikolaos is a small town that is located on the North of Zakynthos. It is about a 45 minute drive from Zante Town, or about an hour from…

The Comprehensive Guide To Zakynthos Town, Greece

Zakynthos Town was our first stop on our three weeks trip around Zakynthos island. It is the main city of the island with quite a large port. However, Zakynthos Town (or Zante) is not really the first choice for tourists, since there aren’t many beautiful beaches around it. By the way, if you wonder what is right, Zakynthos Town or Zante Town, both names are equally correct.  For those who have just…

Hotel Review: Diana Hotel in Zante Town, Greece

Zakynthos island has many areas where you can stay and enjoy different things. The main area, and capital of the island is Zante town, where we spent four days during our trip around this island. During our stay in Zante, we lived in the Diana Hotel and so here is a non-biased review of this hotel. I hope it will help you to understand better if this place is worth your money.  Location &amp…

Layover In Athens

We only had a short layover in Athens on the way from Mykonos to Granada, Spain. And yes, I know that one afternoon is not enough time to explore the city where civilization originated, but that’s what we had and I was determined to get the most of it. After researching online, I made my own list and figured out where to start. So, for anyone who has only a few hours or…

Where To Stay In Mykonos On Every Budget

If you plan on visiting Mykonos you are probably already expecting to spend a lot of money, but that does not need to be the case when you choose where to stay in Mykonos. While it is true that the island is an overall expensive location, there are still accommodations to suit any budgetary need. In this article I’m going to not just tell you what areas to stay in, but also give budget…

How To Do Mykonos In 36 Hours

If you are traveling in Greece, your destination list probably includes Mykonos. One of the most popular islands in Greece and one of the most expensive I must say. Mykonos is the most cosmopolitan island in Greece and particularly famous for its nightlife. Chora, as the locals would say, or Mykonos Town, is considered the jewel of the island. So naturally we decided to visit the island as well. Straight after Paros we went by…