The more you see pictures of this beautiful country, the more you yearn for that special holiday. If you are planning to take this epic trip here is how you make it unforgettable.
Firstly, it is good to peruse the Greek Islands map. You can always check with your travel agent or even the hotel. There are islands which are clustered into 8 groups and there are over a hundred of inhabited islands. Many of these are filled with a rich history and culture and are also stunningly beautiful.
Once you have an idea of what your options are, you need to decide which destination will suit your travel enjoyment. If you have a lot of time on your hands then you can try out different ways of traveling, either by plane, a ferry, catamaran or a private boat.
The islands closest to Athens are the Saronic Islands. The good news is that you can take day trips to these islands. Some of the far off and bigger islands are Crete and the Northern Aegean Islands.
The Greek Islands are a dream to many people, so you may wonder where you should stay. Somewhere Boutique Hotel Vouliagmeni comes to mind as one of the most comfortable and modern places of accommodation. With the best quality amenities, you can ensure it will be a relaxing and engaging stay. There is the most beautiful scenery with outdoor dining which gives you the opportunity to enjoy delectable cuisine while watching the sunset.
The Greek islands have a beauty that is unique with hospitality that is world famous. There are golden sandy beaches and magnificent rocks on the islands. You can enjoy a quiet holiday or it can be one that is filled with partying. Visitors can explore as many beaches as they like and taste local specialties. There is swimming, tanning and dining, however, it is important to visit the tourist attractions like historical sites and museums, remarkable architecture, local craftsmanship, adventure tours and art exhibitions.