I’m in Mykonos, and I’m looking for an atmospheric restaurant with creative Greek cuisine. I want to book a hotel with a private beach in Rhodes that my children will love. I am looking for an authentic taverna in Santorini to eat fresh fish by the sea. I am making plans for a romantic city break in Athens and want to see the Acropolis from my bed. I want to go on holiday to Corfu, but I want to take my dog with me. I’m on the road in the Peloponnese, and I am looking for a good taverna with local dishes a few kilometers from where I am … What do I do? Read more
Matala beach in Crete is presented in our new post, following our previous related to Preveli beach. Matala beach is located 68km southwest of Heraklion, between the plain of Messara and Asterousia Mountains. It is one of the most popular destinations of Crete and certainly the most famous beach of Heraklion. It has become known from the caves in the rocks and the hippies of the 70s. It is located near Phaistos, the second most important palace of the Minoans. Read more
Dinner In the Sky, a project that is famous around the world, currently makes a stop in Athens. The special platform that has been set up in the extraordinary area of Technopolis at Gazi, “takes off” three times a day and goes up 50 m. from the ground; two times for a five-course dinner and the last one for cocktails, always affording views from the Acropolis and Lycabettus Hill to Salamina and Aegina (www.dinnerinthesky.gr).
The atmospheric coastal city of Nafpio – an ideal option even for a one-day excursion from Athens – has a brand new accommodation proposal. The seven suites of “3Sixty Hotel” (2752500501) occupy the first floor of a magnificent, 19th-century neoclassical mansion in the heart of the Old Town and exude urban luxury. Read more
SkyGreece Airlines is the new Greek airline that operates direct transatlantic flights from Greece to the US and Canada. Read more
The “Toques d’Or”, the most authoritative gastronomic awards in Greece with the hallmark of “Athinorama” and “AlphaGuide”, were presented also this year to the best restaurants in the country, along with the Greek Cuisine Awards, which go to restaurants and tavernas that serve modern and traditional Greek cuisine. Whether you are traveling to Athens or to some other destination in Greece, keep this list to be prepared. Read more
Bigger, better and… more flavor-filled than ever, the culinary and cultural festival organized by “Athinorama” and “AthinoramaUmami” offers to those of you who will be in Athens on the weekend of May 8-10 the perfect opportunity to take part in a unique gastronomic fête. Read more
Choosing the best beaches in the Greek Islands is a daunting task; with thousands of unique beaches ranging from pristine white to inky black volcanic sand, the choice seems almost endless. The good news is that the sheer number of beaches means that whatever your preferences, you’re bound to find the right beach for you. Read more