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Amber Charmei

BY Amber Charmei

| Aug 10, 2018

Destinations

Homecoming, Greek-Style

The feast day of the church of a Greek village is not just the main event in the year’s social calendar; it’s a time to revive memories, to celebrate family and traditional culture, and to preserve this heritage for generations to come. In Greece, people celebrate their name days – the feast day of the saint for whom they are named. Towns and cities do the same, marking the celebration…

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Paulina Kapsali

BY Paulina Kapsali

| Aug 03, 2018

Destinations

Hometown Update: Where to Go in Aegina This Summer

As opposed to wintertime on Aegina, when one must seek out the few pockets of life on the island, in the summer, the trick is the opposite: knowing where to avoid the crowds and which of the fully seated places are the best. While not crowded to the extent of the more famous island destinations, most beaches, restaurants and bars are busy – in August, part of your day is often…

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BY Angelos Rentoulas

| Jun 26, 2018

Destinations

Four Insider Secrets About Hydra

The editor in chief of Kathimerini’s Gastronomos magazine shares a few secrets about Hydra.

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Alex Waltner

BY Alex Waltner

| Mar 16, 2018

Activities

35 Reasons to Visit Greece at Least Once in your Life

Want to visit Greece? Good choice! It’s a fantastic country that offers everything from beaches and islands to culture and history as well as delicious food and friendly locals. If you haven’t yet been to Greece, here are 35 reasons why I think everyone should visit Greece at least once in their life!

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Amber Charmei

BY Amber Charmei

| Mar 09, 2018

Destinations

3 – 5 Pigadia: Sunday Afternoon at the Top of the World

At the 2005m chalet on 3 – 5 Pigadia, the views are as thrilling as the ride up, and the company is warm. Come enjoy Greece’s mountain pleasures ( …even if you don’t ski).

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BY Anthony Grant

| Nov 16, 2017

Destinations

Visiting Irakleio, Crete’s Ugly Duckling

Leaning in to a city less loved…

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Paulina Kapsali

BY Paulina Kapsali

| Oct 04, 2017

Destinations

Living Like a Local – Winter Weekends on Aegina

It’s not a secret that a lot of the Greek people you meet on the islands in the summer don’t live there during winter. Some are there on vacation, others 

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Paulina Kapsali

BY Paulina Kapsali

| Sep 27, 2017

Destinations

Experiencing Four Seasons in a Single Day

I’ve said it once and I’ll say it a hundred times: The best thing about Greece is that it’s multifarious. That goes for everything; the things to do are

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