5 Delicious Things to Eat in Crete

The largest of the Greek islands, Crete is known for its breath-taking golden beaches and scorching hot summers. But what I love most about the island is the food. It’s nothing too fancy and there are no overly sophisticated ingredients; wild herbs...
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7 Must Sees on a Walking Tour of Athens

  You've got a few precious hours to explore a new city.  You could A: Play it safe and take a hop-on, hop-off bus tour. B: Waste some time getting lost while following directions from a guidebook.  C: Let a local show you around, see all the...
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A Local’s Guide to Athens with Alex Kavdas

As Athens editor of Savoteur, Alex Kavdas has the inside track on the Greek capital's best spots for food, music, art, culture and nightlife. Alex recently took some time out from his hectic schedule to share his top Athens tips with Into the Blue....
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Say Kalimera to Thessaloniki!

As soon as you land in Thessaloniki's Macedonia airport, don't waste any time.  Grab a seat on bus number 78 which goes straight to the heart of the city and you'll be ready to say "Kalimera Thessaloniki" and get your holiday started as soon as...
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8 Ways to Experience Athens

  From the iconic columns of the ancient Acropolis to the posh seaside resorts of Glyfada and the bohemian neighbourhood of Exarcheia, there's so much to see in Athens that you could spend an eternity trying to compile a checklist of sights...
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A Postcard from Santorini

  Santorini is one of the most beautiful places in the world I've ever seen.  Whenever you look at postcards from Greece you always see photos of Santorini. It's pure Greece - a truly beautiful landscape that came about by accident, after a...
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City Break Tips for Thessaloniki, Greece

Located in the northern part of mainland Greece, Thessaloniki is the country’s second largest city, well-known for its long-standing history, amazing food, and vibrant nightlife all components of the city’s unique culture. Built by the Thermaikos...
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