Tag: Cyclades


Paros gets new airport upgrade

Paros island airport is to be upgraded as part of a 43 million euro infrastructure program, which will provide funding also for other services on the island such as upgrades of public utility networks and for archaeological excavations and research.

Free masks to tourists in Santorini

Free masks to tourists in Santorini

Authorities on one of the worlds most popular holiday destinations, Santorini, began handing out free face masks to tourists on Monday, as the number of coronavirus cases continues to increase in Greece.…

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By 2022, all landfills in Cyclades & Dodecanese will be closed

Santorini is emerging as a model island for recycling and a reference point for all of Greece, through the implementation of The Hellenic Recovery Recycling Corporation program in collaboration with the Municipality of Thira, said…

Greece is the ultimate summer destination 6

Greece is the ultimate summer destination

Greece over Summer is pure magic and for anyone lucky enough to have experienced some time here over the months of June, July and August, would surely agree that every day in…

What are the top 5 nudist beaches in Greece? 7

What are the top 5 nudist beaches in Greece?

We know that Greece is hiding countless “treasures”. What we did not expect, however, was that some of the most beautiful beaches in Greece are only suitable for the very adventurous. The…


Daily Mail features Syros, the ‘Italian Masterpiece’

Syros, the capital of the Cyclades, which is now becoming more and more popular, was featured by Daily Mail as an “Italian masterpiece.” Titled, “A little Italy… in Greece”, the article notes…

Complete Guide to Antiparos 15

Complete Guide to Antiparos

By Sandy Pappas Like all Greek Islands Antiparos is a magical shimmering jewel shining in the Aegean sea. Only 7 minutes by ferry from Paros yet visited by few, it is one of…


Get wonderfully lost in Naxos’ beauty

Naxos is by far one of my favorite islands. It’s undoubtedly an island that can easily seduce you and have you wanting to come back for more. The biggest Cycladic island has…


New archaeological treasures discovered at Santorini’s Akrotiri

Archaeologists have discovered new treasures at the Minoan Bronze Age settlement of Akrotiri on Santorini island, announced Greece’s Culture Ministry last week. Ongoing excavations conducted in the prehistoric village by the Archaeological Society of…

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Greece travel tips 2020

Planning a trip to Greece can be almost as exciting as the holiday itself (I said almost!). However, with so many postcard-worthy places and historically rich landmarks to see, planning a Greek…


Greek hotels rated best in the world by travellers

Travellers have rated Greek hotels as the best in the world for quality and services with Greece holding the first position on the Global Review Index (GRI) for 2019, outscoring its rivals with a rating of…


Offering sweet authentic flavours of Naxos to the world

With its pristine sandy beaches, shimmering waters and picturesque setting, Naxos, one of Greece’s most underrated islands and the largest in the Cyclades, is definitely worth a visit. Water activities and sightseeing…