Category Archives: Balkans

20 Essential Things to do in Athens, Greece in Winter

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One of the best things about Greece is the weather.  There are varying climates throughout the country, but Athens has tolerable weather even during the winter compared to northern and central Europe.  This is a guide to things to do in Athens in winter. Things to Do in Athens in Winter I have been to […]

Santorini in Winter: Why You Should Go + Things to Do

Santorini in Winter: Why You Should Go + Things to Do

Santorini is one of the most popular destinations in Europe and over 2 million people visit the volcanic Greek island annually (excluding cruise ships).  This is a guide about low-season on the island- what to expect and do when visiting Santorini in winter. Spending winter in Santorini is a smart choice if you’re looking for […]

Ultimate Santorini Itinerary: How to Spend 5 Days in Santorini

View from Oia Castle in Santorini

Are you planning to spend 5 days in Santorini (or more)? This Santorini itinerary covers all bases of how to plan the epic trip, including what to do, where to stay, and more! 5 Days in Santorini Itinerary Santorini is a very beautiful island in Greece. It’s a very popular destination and is famous because […]

The Ultimate Crete Itinerary: How to Spend 7 Days in Crete

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Greece’s largest island, Crete, can be intimidating for those traveling there if they do not plan ahead. This 7 days in Crete itinerary will help you plan your trip. It will include where to stay, things to do, and more!  If you’re seeking the best Crete day trips and tours, here are some of our […]

11 Best Airbnbs in Hydra, Greece (Sea Views + All Budgets)

The Maisonette - View Historic Hydra in Comfort

Hydra offers a one of a kind experience in Greece! These are the best Airbnbs in Hydra, Greece – ranging from sea view options to budget lodging. Many choose to visit Hydra simply as a day trip from Athens but we don’t recommend it! I stayed overnight there and it was a fantastic way to […]