Sailing the Greek Islands on a Yacht: Paros to Ios

Picking which Greek Island to visit when planning a holiday in Greece can be overwhelming. There are so many beautiful islands to choose from, where would you even start? Should you pick the well-known Greek islands or the more secluded, less touristy islands? Well, why not try sailing the greek islands so you can hit

5 Reasons Why You Should Sail the Greek Islands with Yacht Getaways

The Greek Islands have always topped my list on places to see. Finally, this year I checked them off my bucket list. Sailing with Yacht Getaways was such an incredible and convenient way to travel through the Greek Islands without the stress of booking multiple ferries and hotels. If you're looking for a way to

Taking a “Real” Vacation in Katerini, Litochoro, and Olympus Greece

When people picture Greece it's usually the islands or Athens. About 8 years ago, I went to Mykonos, Santorini, Corfu, and Athens myself and it was amazing. But some people say that the islands are not like the real Greece and advise that you should see more! In this post, I'll give you some tips

Cavo Olympo Review: Boutique Hotel in Plaka, Greece

Ben and I heard about Cavo Olympo from his brother who had stayed there a year prior but when I searched best boutique hotels in this area of Greece, it was actually the only good option that came up! It's definitely ahead of the game here. In this Cavo Olympo review, I'll share photos of

5 Stunning Photo Locations In Santorini You Won’t Want To Miss

Santorini is one of the most iconic and easily recognized islands in all of Greece. The white cliffside buildings and brilliant blue domes overlooking the Aegean create a picture-perfect paradise.  The island is so photogenic that I barely managed to put my camera down during my week-long visit! While it is difficult to find a "bad"

Sample Eastern Europe Itinerary

After my first time to Europe and visiting only the popular cities in the West, I was dreaming of Eastern Europe the whole next year in University waiting for summer to come around. I've written about all these cities before so there will be links throughout with proper guides. As I mentioned in my sample

My 5 Favorite Cities in the World

Let’s say you’re rolling in the dough… you have so much money that you could pick random places to travel and not worry about budget. Usually I wouldn’t even consider this, but thanks to a reader’s e-mail, it’s been brought to my attention people like this exist! They don’t want to know which places are

The Best of Mykonos Greece

“Dear Lord get me out of Athens”  After the airline lost my bag, and we spent our days exploring the hot, empty streets, I was really wishing I had done some research on when NOT to visit Athens (FYI: July/August). Where were all the people? They were on vacation in the islands because Athens is