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True Greece

Featured Guide
The Greece that most tourists don't see is the most interesting part of the experience that is Greece.
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    Cafe by day, rockin bar by night! This is right in the heart of Chania on the harbor and can't get anymore centrally located. The food menu is simple but delicious. I loved... more
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    The second largest city on the island of Crete is my favorite!! The town has historical interest, the restaurants are plentiful, great hotels and a nightlife as good as anyplace... more
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    This ancient Venetian town is one of my favorites! It is charming and the restaurants are amazing! You can find great shopping or great coffee shops.... more
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    I have flown in and out of this airport at least 50 times. It is tiny and has only 2 check-in counters. The lines are never long so you can actually arrive one hour in advance for an... more
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    If there is one thing I could do over again as a tourist, this would be it! There are several tours that you can do. I like the one that includes sailing through the caldera, a stop at the... more
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    The volcanic eruptions have made these beautiful beaches. Most of the beaches of Santorini are black sand beaches. Just another unique feature in this beautiful part of the... more
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    This Resort is everything you expect Santorini to be! Part of Starwood's Luxury collection it really defines luxury! The views are amazing and the service is as good as... more
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    Greece has Fabulous Sunset's! That alone is a great reason to go experience the Greek Isles!
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    9 Oia
    Santorini is as beautiful in person as the photos we have all seen. There are so many diffrent cities that are great. Oia is the main town where everyone gathers to snap sunset photos... more
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    This is one of the oldest and finest hotels on the island of Santorini. It was the 1st hotel to offer 5 Star service and accommodations and 25 years later has maintained that standard... more
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    11 Fira
    Santorini is so beautiful it almost doesn't seem real! Black Sand Beaches and Beautiful Sunsets are just the beginning. There are wineries and great food,a volcano and some... more
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    There is a certain spot on Mykonos ( in town) where there are restaurants and cafes that have an amazing view of this sweet spot! The himes seem like there are built in the sea... this... more
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    This hotel is Hip, Trendy and I love the whole vibe! Mykonos is really Cosmopolitan and Popular with the Jet-Set Euro Crowd . It's clean looking and the feel is relaxing and... more
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    One of my favorites OF ALL Time!!! Yes everything is whitewashed...as expected in Mykonos. The service here is Spectacular! The rooms so beautiful and comfortable you almost... more
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    Extra 5*****! I have stayed here twice and it is Uber Hip and trendy with the Euro's! I get the love they have for this place. All White inside and out it is clean and modern. The... more
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    The Jet-Set Fashionistas all adore Mykonos and there is a reason why! It is Fabulous, Over-The-Top,and is full of Beauliful People. It is where all of the "Pretty... more
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    The National Archaeological Museum is a wonder that not enough people see when in Athens. It is in a bit of a sketchy neighborhood but taking a 10 minute taxi ride is well worth the... more
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    Maybe you took one look at this green mountain rising out of the center of Athens and said to yourself "I hope there is nothing important up there because I really don't... more
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    19 Thiseio
    If you want an authentic experience still under the Acropolis than Thiseio is for you! Bars, Nightclubs and Fabulous Restaurants centrally located... This is where you will find... more
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    This store has been around the Plaka area for 30 years. It is truly the most unique avant garde fashion in all of Athens. A memorable experience!
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    21 Things
    The most interesting store I have come across!! All hand made accessories and vintage finds. This store is a gem!
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    22 Psyrri
    Psyrri is 5 minutes from the Acropolis but so hidden that tourists rarely find it. It is a restaurant that locals frequent full of life after dark. There are all kinds of hidden bars... more
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    THE LOCATION OF THIS HOTEL AND THE AMAZING SERVICE MAKE THIS A ONCE IN A LIFETIME EXPERIENCE. I had a superior room reserved and because the hotel wasnt full and I struck up a... more
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    I have been lucky enough to experience both sporting events and concerts at this venue. It is of course the birthplace of the Olympic Games. Most recently I got to experience the... more
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    You Can't go to Athens without going up to see the Parthenon. It is the focal point of the city and the view dominates where ever you are at. It is fascinating and I would highly... more
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    This place is my guilty pleasure when I am in Athens. It is tucked away in a corner and if you are walking by you would mistake it for just another coffee house. It is so much more! The... more
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    As much as I love Greece sometimes I just want to speak English... This is the perfect place to go! It is located in a weird stretch between Plaka and Monastiraki. Its full of expats... more
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    The National Garden or Zappeio (in Greek) is the center of transport in Athens. From this location you would access all buses, taxi's and the metro. It also is the largest park... more
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    29 Plaka
    This is where every tourist ends up. Plaka is what foreigners think of when they remember Greece. It is full of restaurants and cafes.Has museums and loads of restaurants. I would... more
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    This place is so tiny I kept walking past it. They only serve Gyro's that is it and it is so popular that by 2pm it is often sold out and then closes for the day. I would suggest going... more