A single visit to one of Zakynthos’ most popular regions is enough to make visitors fall in love with it hard. A walk on the waterfront of Zakynthos, a visit to Navagio beach that has been described many times as one of the best beaches in the world, a swim in Laganas beach, and that’s it. In no case, however, this is all there is to this special Ionian island. So if you are in the mood for more, Zakynthos will not stop revealing its beauties to you, both on the impressive beaches and in the lusciously green and interesting hinterland.
Kefalonia island is an ideal place for the summer holidays, no matter your preferred vacation style. Whether you’re after a calm, family-friendly trip, or a more lively one, full of clubbing and fun. Discover the beauty of Kefalonia island and explore the Greek beauty, the unique nature, the wonderful sandy beaches, and the hospitality of its inhabitants.
Wild and charmingly mysterious, the island of Folegandros is considered the island of couples and lovers of alternative vacations. Its morphology is reminiscent of Santorini with an imposing rock dominating and two large settlements located on the hills, at the edge of the cliff. The island belongs to the complex of the Southwestern Cyclades and is located between Sikinos and Milos. It took its name from the son of Minos, while it is also called ‘Polykandros’. Enter the magical world of Folegandros island and get insight into one of the most well-kept secrets of Greece.
With more than 8,000 miles of coastline, it's no surprise that Greece has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. The country's islands and mainland draws scores of travelers each year. But which Greek beaches make our list of the best? Here are the 30 best beaches in Greece to note down for your visit to our beautiful, sun-drenched country.
An island that is both incredibly picturesque and in close proximity to Athens, the capital of Greece, sounds like a fragment of the imagination. Well, it’s not. It exists and goes by the name of ‘Hydra’.
The beautiful island of Crete happens to also be the largest Greek island, located at the southernmost tip of Greece between the Cretan and Libyan seas. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations visited by thousands of travelers from around the world and the reasons why are obvious to visitors as soon as they reach the picturesque port of the island.
The Ionian Islands or the ‘Eptanese’ as they have been nicknamed due to their number -see, ‘Eptanese’ in Greek translates to ‘seven islands’- consist of Corfu, Zakynthos, Ithaca, Kefalonia, Lefkada, Paxoi and Kythira; beautiful islands with wonderful natural landscapes drowned in lush vegetation.
The Dodecanese is a complex of islands located in the eastern Aegean which includes Astypalea, Kalymnos, Karpathos, Kasos, Kastellorizo, Kos, Lipsi, Leros, Nisyros, Patmos, Rhodes, and Halki, as well as 93 islets. Their unique beauty and vast heritage make them a sought-after destination, with most of the islands keeping their long-established traditions intact.