Is it a good idea to visit Greece in 2013? My answer is a resounding yes – let me tell you why.
Greeks are well known for their hospitality, so it comes as no surprise that five Greek accommodations have been recognised in the 2013 HostelBookers Awards for Excellence.
Whether exploring the ancient temples of Athens, the gastronomic delights of Thessaloniki or the beaches of Santorini, these accommodations are the perfect starting point for your Greek adventure! Read more
Join us as we experience Greek food, and preparation as it has been done over the ages.
Visit various villages throughout Greece and her islands as we learn culinary secrets directly from the source: the warm and welcoming people of Greece who prepare Greek cuisine for us. You will be immersed in the culinary arts that remain true to tradition. Read more
The Saronic Gulf is a fantastic area to take your first sailing trip in Greece. It is immediately accessible from the marinas in Athens, it is relatively sheltered from the strong Meltemi winds making it a great place for those taking their first sailing steps and it has some great islands to visit all within easy sailing distance. So without further ado, our top 5 islands to visit while sailing in the Saronic Gulf! Read more
Anybody with an interest in European history is encouraged to take holidays to Greece. Here you will see evidence of a rich and varied past, which encompasses the great Greek, Byzantine and Roman civilisations. You might even take the advice of the knowledgeable Directline-Holidays team and visit the following historic sites. Read more
Although Karpathos is the second largest island of the Dodecanese, it is still not very well known. This little paradise, located between Rhodes and Crete, has the most beautiful beaches you can imagine. Hidden everywhere, even in high season there will be private beach where you will feel like nobody ever has been there before. Read more
The largest of all Greek islands has something to offer to everyone to see, taste and admire. Read more
Staggering ancient ruins and the beautiful beaches make Greece one of the hottest spots to visit in 2013. Whether you decide to take in the historic architecture in Athens or the white mountains of Crete, you will surely have an unbelievable holiday. Read more
In the old village of Exopoli, you can find the crown jewel of Apokoronas, the newly developed settlement, MORFI Village. Due to high quality of life in Apokoronas, many western Europeans and Greeks decided to buy a house and live permanently in many of the small quaint villages. Due to that “migration” many houses and villas were developed in the area. Read more
When you think about Greece it is easy to think of just golden sandy beaches and beautiful blue oceans. However, Greece has a lot more to offer, particularly to outdoor enthusiasts who like getting off-the-beaten track, according to Grecian Plato Balomenakis who thinks that more people should explore wild Greece. Read more