What is unique about Greece

Greece is a country that you visit over and over. It is not a once in a lifetime thing – rather, it is more of a ‘many times in a lifetime’ kind of situation. We tried to identify the reasons why this is the case, making Greece one of the most visited countries in the world and at the same time, one of the most loved and cherished ones. Continue reading “What is unique about Greece”

Complete travel checklist – what to do before you hit the road

Check your passport expiration; you may be denied entry into certain countries if your passport is due to expire within three months of your ticketed date of return. Get it renewed if you’ll be cutting it close. Continue reading “Complete travel checklist – what to do before you hit the road”

Top 10 reasons why you should choose to visit Greece

The spring incites each of us to think about and plan new travel experiences or even relive, past, joyful ones. With diversity in landscapes, experiences, alternative activities, gastronomy & wine and a culture starting from ancient times, to name a few, Greece offers a plethora of reasons for which one should visit. We have tried to limit ourselves to the top 10 reasons, in no particular order, for which a hopeful traveler should choose Greece as their next destination. Continue reading “Top 10 reasons why you should choose to visit Greece”

10 tips for traveling with kids

Take your time

The greatest thing you can take – whether at the airport, sightseeing or getting from A to B – is extra time. Toddlers love to explore and don’t care for the time pressures of travel, so you’re more likely to all retain your cool if you factor the faffing, gawping, stalling, toilet stops and tantrums into your timeframe. Continue reading “10 tips for traveling with kids”

Preparing your luggage. Top tips to save space!

All is set for your much anticipated trip to foreign lands and the last thing pending is to prepare your luggage. One of the first things you should do to tackle this demanding task with success, is to allow for enough time that will help you think through what you really need and avoid carrying too much for no reason. So, don’t wait until the last minute to start packing! Continue reading “Preparing your luggage. Top tips to save space!”

Make good use of Airbnb – know your host

Contact

While you can book your accommodation without ever messaging the owner, it is best to get to know them with a telephone call or video chat. This way you will know that they are who they say the are and you will be more certain that they are there to ensure a comfortable stay for you and your party. In the least, you will know if they pick up the phone when you call while you are already staying in their property! Continue reading “Make good use of Airbnb – know your host”

9 reasons to choose a holiday rental over a hotel

  1. Great for large parties

For one, holiday rentals are great for large parties. Whether you are travelling with a group of friends or with family, the cost per head can be significantly lower than when you stay in a hotel. A house or a villa is also more suitable to accommodate more people. Continue reading “9 reasons to choose a holiday rental over a hotel”

6 Things to Avoid When Renting a Car

When we rent a car we often overlook things that can be easily monitored once we have a good list of what to be careful about, each time. More or less, the same rules apply across rental companies and differences are minor. Take a look or print the list below and have it with you on the next car rental occasion that comes up on your travels. Continue reading “6 Things to Avoid When Renting a Car”

4 steps to create the perfect travel itinerary

Are you getting ready to explore a new area in your next trip? Be sure to make the best of it by creating an itinerary. The more accurate and according to your likes is your itinerary, the better your experience. Free time is treasured and it should be spent well, because we all need it more or less as an oasis in our stressful daily lives. Continue reading “4 steps to create the perfect travel itinerary”