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21 01, 2012

Time Travel to Olympos Village in Karpathos

By | 2017-06-13T17:01:34+00:00 January 21st, 2012|Dodecanese islands|Comments Off on Time Travel to Olympos Village in Karpathos

  The Village of Olympos located on the Island of Karpathos is one of the few places left on this planet that gives one a sense that they have traveled back in Time where many of the women still sport the traditional garb of generations long gone. The first inhabitants that settled in Olympos, were [...]

20 01, 2012

Greek Islands are NOT For Sale

By | 2017-06-11T14:44:51+00:00 January 20th, 2012|News|1 Comment

Headlines have been screaming of reports such as the one I came across today:  "GREECE may be forced to rent out The Acropolis and sell some of its famous holiday islands to pay its debts."  The aforementioned headline appeared in an Australian News Outlet Mykonos Town from GreekHoneymoon.com Frankly I am sick and [...]

19 01, 2012

Karpathos, A Road Less Traveled

By | 2017-06-11T14:45:13+00:00 January 19th, 2012|Dodecanese islands|Comments Off on Karpathos, A Road Less Traveled

    As I sit in the port of Diafani, Karpathos listening to the magical sound of the Lyra, I imagine how life must have been on this island only a couple of decades ago.  The road from the capital City of Pigadia connecting Diafani and Olympos has not been completed to date; a project [...]

17 01, 2012

Greek Island Climate, and Wedding Planning

By | 2017-06-11T14:49:27+00:00 January 17th, 2012|Honeymoon|Comments Off on Greek Island Climate, and Wedding Planning

Greece has a Mediterranean Climate  with plenty of sunshine, mild temperatures and a limited amount of rainfall.  The climate on the Greek Islands Arid and rain free by day and cool and comfortable in the evening. If a temperate climate is ideal, then late spring and early autumn are the best times to visit the [...]

12 01, 2012

Athens, Not Just the Acropolis

By | 2017-06-11T14:46:03+00:00 January 12th, 2012|Athens|Comments Off on Athens, Not Just the Acropolis

You don't need to catch the first ferry out of Athens to find beach, nightclubs, water sports and bikinis.   Only 10 miles south of the capital city of Athens you will find palm trees and endless miles of golden coast and beautiful sea.  Swim, relax at a waterfront cafe, walk the marinas, indulge in water [...]

10 01, 2012

Packing for The Greek Islands

By | 2017-06-11T14:46:22+00:00 January 10th, 2012|Honeymoon|Comments Off on Packing for The Greek Islands

The Rule of thumb to remember is that LESS IS MORE when it comes to packing for your Greek Island Hopping. You can get by with khakis, light denims, linens, a few pair of shorts and tee shirts for the most part. A light windbreaker, or sweaters may come in handy for the evenings when [...]

6 01, 2012

Karpathos Greece: Greek Island Destination Wedding

By | 2017-06-13T17:03:16+00:00 January 6th, 2012|Honeymoon|1 Comment

For some this may be a hassle to visit the Island of Karpathos, however the charm of this rugged island is its remoteness and the Village of Olympos which is roughly an hour and a half drive from the capital. The Road is less traveled here, but this will not last long as the world [...]

5 01, 2012

Greek Honeymoon Destinations

By | 2017-06-11T14:50:19+00:00 January 5th, 2012|Honeymoon|Comments Off on Greek Honeymoon Destinations

If you thought that a dream honeymoon in the sun means being somewhere south of the equator you probably haven’t thought about the Cycladic Islands. Golden beaches, crystal-clear water, tanning beneath a hot sun, delicious cocktails and luxury hotelswill all add a little extra shine to your memories of your wedding ceremony. Let’s go on [...]

1 01, 2012

Sightseeing Greece: Athens Sites & Classical Tours

By | 2017-06-13T17:20:46+00:00 January 1st, 2012|Athens, Sightseeing|Comments Off on Sightseeing Greece: Athens Sites & Classical Tours

If you do nothing else while in Athens, visit the Acropolis, or ‘High City’, a testament to the Golden Age of Greece. Perched atop a rocky outcrop, it dominates the modern city and is Greece's most famous symbol.  There are also an array of tours you can take departing from Athens via a luxury motor [...]