Spring is the perfect time to visit Greece to enjoy its warm sunshine, spring flowers and refreshing absence of tourists. What’s more, this year, Greek Easter runs over the same weekend as in the UK, a shared timing that occurs only every few years, and makes it a great reason to enjoy a very different and authentic Easter experience.
Specialist tour operator, Sunvil, recommends heading to the . . . → Read More: Sunvil’s authentic greek Easter experience
7nts, PEACEFUL STAY ON THE BEACH IN THASSOS, £429 pp – SAVE 33%:Sunvil (020 8758 4758; www.sunvil.co.uk) offers 33% savings (was £641 pp – save £212 pp) on a week’s stay at the peaceful Thassos Dolphins Studios, overlooking the sand-pebble beach in pretty Kinira, a charming village on the island’s east coast. This is a secluded spot, with just two tavernas and a mini market within . . . → Read More: Sunvil is offering unbeatable summer savings of up to 33% on holidays to Greece
Geography and History
Fiscardo is a village situated in the north of the Ionian island of Kefalonia. It lies around fifty kilometres from the larger town of Argostoli. It takes its name from a Norman pirate, Roberto Guiscardo, who died in the village in 1085. The Venetians began their rule of Kefalonia in the middle of the 1600s and from 1700 onwards, Fiscardo was the main commercial . . . → Read More: A guide to Fiscardo, Kefalonia
When I envision my honeymoon I see an idyllic getaway with sand and sun, a place we can stroll hand in hand down sleepy lanes, where we gaze into each others’ eyes over dinner at a quaint restaurant. I’m now certain that the perfect reality of this hoped for paradise is a Greek Island holiday.
My must-see stop is the isle of Santorini. It is said that . . . → Read More: Honeymooning in the Romantic Greek Isles
Looking for a little winter sun in Greece? A Greece holiday offers many great advantages over many other holiday locations in the world. If you have ever wanted to visit this beautiful country, but could not afford it at the height of the summer, then the off season of winter is the perfect time to visit this merry collection of islands in the Mediterranean Sea. You . . . → Read More: Winter Sun in Greece