THE GREEK ISLANDS

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One of Greece’s unique charms is its islands. In all of my travels so far, I have found each one has its own individual charm, tradition and beauty. Locals are fiercely proud of their island traditions and landscape. My favorite island chain so far is the Cyclades. My family frequents Serifos the most, so I know that island the best.  Yet, while my list of islands here may seem lengthy – there are many more to discover!

6 of the Most Romantic Islands in Greece

It doesn’t have to be Valentine’s Day to plan for a romance filled holiday. Here’s a look at the most romantic islands in Greece.

Visit Phaistos Palace: Crete’s Lesser-Known Minoan Sight

Travelers often overlook Phaistos Palace in favor of Knossos. I wanted to see why and found myself among peaceful ruins that told a story on their own against an awe-inspiring view.

Insider’s Look at Kefalonia Island

Here’s my insider’s look at Kefalonia, one of the loveliest Ionian islands to explore in Greece.

Best Restaurants: Where to Eat on Naxos

Wondering where to eat on Naxos? The best restaurants have a tables waiting right on a beach, by the seaside, along the quaint harbor and down the charming streets of the island’s historic old town.

Ling Ling: Mykonos Style Meets Asian Cuisine

At Ling Ling on Mykonos, the combination of urban design, style and a menu any Asian foodie would crave made it hard to believe I was still sitting on a Greek island.

Top 10 Things to Do on Ikaria: Island of Nature and Longevity

The best things to do on Ikaria bring you up close to the fascinating lifestyle of its people and the nature that defines its beauty.

Relaxing Stay on Aegina Island: Rastoni Hotel

For a relaxing stay on Aegina island, the Rastoni hotel delivers. It all starts with its name.

Best Restaurants: Where to Eat on Mykonos

Wondering where to eat on Mykonos? Here’s a list of the best restaurants to visit during your stay on Greece’s most cosmopolitan island.

Top Greek Island Cruises and Sailing Trips

While dreaming of your holiday in Greece you’ll likely want to book one of the many Greek island cruises out there. I’ve put together a list of some of the best.

Hiking on Naxos: Seven Villages Trail

While hiking on Naxos, you’ll traverse marbled paths, gorgeous hills and fragrant olive groves while admiring ancient sites tucked between quaint little villages. Here, nature is the show and Stella knows where every trail leads.