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Rhodes © Jorge Láscar

Cruising the Greek islands

The Greek islands are always growing in popularity as a cruise destination. There are hundreds of islands scattered like jewels over the Mediterranean and they offer a combination of picturesque scenery and astounding history that few destinations can match. So where to start? One option is to select a cruise that takes…

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Horse Riding in Corfu © katsommers

Horse Riding

It is possible to find stables and riding schools all over Greece and horse riding is a popular activity on many of the Greek islands - although donkey trekking is a fierce competitor! Riding the picturesque trails of the islands from village to village is an extremely worthwhile activity and a good way to see the less…

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Honeycomb Stingray © Aurimas Mikalauskas

Scuba Diving in Greece

Until fairly recently diving in Greece was heavily restricted to keep people from disturbing, damaging or pilfering from the rich underwater store of archaeological artefacts strewn around the Greek islands and peninsula. Greece is home to some truly thrilling underwater treasure troves and the fact that the sites are…

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Rhodes © Jorge Láscar

Cruising the Greek islands

The Greek islands are always growing in popularity as a cruise destination. There are hundreds of islands scattered like jewels over the Mediterranean and they offer a combination of picturesque scenery and astounding history that few destinations can match. So where to start? One option is to select a cruise that takes…

read more


Horse Riding in Corfu © katsommers

Horse Riding

It is possible to find stables and riding schools all over Greece and horse riding is a popular activity on many of the Greek islands - although donkey trekking is a fierce competitor! Riding the picturesque trails of the islands from village to village is an extremely worthwhile activity and a good way to see the less…

read more


Honeycomb Stingray © Aurimas Mikalauskas

Scuba Diving in Greece

Until fairly recently diving in Greece was heavily restricted to keep people from disturbing, damaging or pilfering from the rich underwater store of archaeological artefacts strewn around the Greek islands and peninsula. Greece is home to some truly thrilling underwater treasure troves and the fact that the sites are…

read more