Tinos, Cycladic authenticity in plain sight

Dear friend Compared to the tourist hotspots of other Cyclades Islands such as Mykonos and Santorini, Tinos remains a largely undiscovered gem. It’s far less developed than many of its neighbouring Greek islands, and herein lies its appeal.  You will … Read More

Hike the 75km Menalon trail

Dear friend Swap miserable weather and cold temps for sunshine, blue skies and a balmy breeze! To most, October doesn’t exactly shout ‘holiday time!’. However, this month can be prime time for visiting various destinations where the cold, rain and … Read More

Where to go this autumn

Dear friend As autumn approaches and the temperatures begin to drop, there are still plenty of opportunities to walk or sail in September and October, avoiding those peak hot summer conditions. Immerse yourself in the enchanting autumnal hues and seasonal … Read More

5 Reasons to Visit Milos

Dear friend The home of the celebrated Venus de Milo dazzles with its own breathtaking beauty… Milos is an entirely volcanic creation, built over eons by successive underwater eruptions. There are spots where the sea becomes a natural jacuzzi, with … Read More

Kefalonia claims the title of best Greek island?

Dear friend Scenery, sandy beaches and solitude are key to the Ionian island’s appeal. Kefalonia, the largest of the Ionian islands, with its emerald-coloured mountains, secluded coves and underground lakes, has been crowned the best Greek island by Which?. “With … Read More

Where to walk in spring

Dear friend Planning a trip before the summer as you wish to avoid the heat and the crowds? Here are 3 wonderful destinations that show their best side in the balmy Greek springtime. Dear friend Throughout winter in Greece, there are … Read More

A short break is often all you need…

Dear friend It’s early days yet of course, but it’s fair to say the positive vaccination news gave us all a bit of a lift earlier this month. There is seems to be some light in the tunnel… While many … Read More

Travel beyond 2020… and flexible bookings

Dear friend Those of us who love walking and exploring around the world are met with conflicting feelings of wanderlust and hesitancy. Having missed out on planned adventures in recent months, we are following the news eager to start planning … Read More

Find your island… in Greece

Dear friend There’s something magical about the idea of an island: remote, exotic and just a little bit mysterious. It’s the ultimate escape. From cosmopolitan Syros to agricultural Naxos, traditional Tinos, volcanic Milos, lush green Lefkada and the remote, unpsoilt … Read More

Why Naxos ranked among the top 10 islands in the world

Dear friend We’ve put together a list of the 10 best qualities of this island-paradise that make it a unique holiday destination that everyone should visit at least once in their lifetime. 1. Over 500 churches, monuments, archaeological sites Since … Read More