With charismatic harbour villages and tranquil walks amidst the olive and orange groves, the island of Ithaca, settled between mainland Greece and Kefalonia, is a truly beautiful place to get away from it all in an authentic Greek escape.
Tourism in Greece has hit an all-time high, surpassing forecasts and putting the country in good stead for another thriving year of visitors from all over the globe.
Put simply, Greek food is delightfully fresh, tasty and distinct. The Greek’s world-renowned cuisine is also incredibly healthy, doused in the ingredients that give the people of the Mediterranean their enviable longevity.
Being the largest of the Greek islands, Crete has a wealth of fantastic destinations to discover and explore. The island offers illustrious history, thriving local culture, and fresh local food. But if you’re looking for relaxation, head to one of Crete’s many beaches, they are the perfect places to unwind.
Why Crete was named as one of the best summer holiday island destinations in Europe by the Telegraph
The scenic island of Crete has been given the highly sought-after accolade of being one the best summer holiday destinations in Europe by The Telegraph.
The beautifully scenic island of Skopelos is steeped in culture, heritage and history. To celebrate and preserve Skopelos’ unique traditions, the island is home to a thought-provoking folklore museum.
Lefkada is well-known for its golden periphery of soft sandy beaches, lapped by azure water and backed by a verdant mountainous landscape. In fact, the beaches on this stunning Greek island are considered amongst the most beautiful of the Mediterranean.
Greece’s cuisine has millennia of history and reflects the diverse produce this Mediterranean country has to offer. The first cookery book in history was written by the Greek; Archestratos, in 320 BC, testament to Greece’s rich and ancient love-affair with food.
Described as the “Caribbean of Greece”, the island of Lefkada is blessed with beautiful beaches, where soft, golden sand is lapped by the exotic blue waters of the Mediterranean Sea. From sheltered coves, perfect for families to spend the day relaxing and having fun, to more exposed stretches of coast, renowned for their perfect windsurfing
Argostoli is the capital town of the picturesque island of Kefalonia, one of Greece’s beautiful Ionian islands. This area is an attractive seaside resort, having been mostly rebuilt following an earthquake in 1953 that actually raised the whole island some 60 centimetres in less than half a minute! The town was reformed to be in-keeping with