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5
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Destination: Naxos, Mykonos
Trip type: Beach
It may not be as flashy as neighbouring islands Mykonos and Santorini but unpretentious Naxos is tailor-made for relaxation... read more »
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A flotilla holiday is a relaxing way to sail – most of the time, anyway. Joining the fleet in Skiathos, we set a course for Loutraki, the bay of Pelagos and a hilltop restaurant high above Glossa... read more »
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Imagine an island with sun, sand and 24-hour partying, where sleep is snatched occasionally and the locals are so chilled they don’t even check your passport when you arrive. Welcome to Mykonos... read more »
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Rating:
5
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Destination: Kastellorizo
Trip type: Beach, Short Break
Greece’s most remote island, Kastellorizo attracts celebrities, yachties and a summer party crowd... read more »
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Rating:
5
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Destination: Zakynthos
The Greek island of Zakynthos, liveliest in the Ionian, sizzles by day and gets even hotter after dark... read more »
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5
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Taking coach tours to visit three of the greatest sights of ancient Greece is too much of a rush - better to travel at your own pace, for more time to see the sights and soak up the atmosphere... read more »
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Rating:
5
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Destination: Lesbos
Trip type: Beach, Food and Drink
Greece’s third largest island, Lesbos has the best food and drink in the North Aegean, from traditional mezedes to new-Med fusion... read more »
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5
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Destination: Rhodes
Rhodes blends a big dose of sunshine with outstanding sightseeing and knock-out nightlife... read more »
#9/66
Rating:
4.5
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The largest of the Ionian Islands, Kefalonia (Cephalonia) is the crown jewel among the surrounding gems of Corfu, Lefkas, Ithaca, Kythira, Zakynthos and Paxos... read more »
#10/66
Rating:
4.375
(15 comments)
Destination: Symi
Stunning scenery, fabulous food, the most welcoming people... and not a single replica football shirt! So don't tell anybody about the Greek island of Symi - we'll keep it to ourselves, OK?... read more »
#11/66
Rating:
4.5
(3 comments)
Destination: Athens
Trip type: Nightlife
It's hard not to have a good night out in Athens - a city that gets its groove on after midnight. From tiny bars with killer cocktails to flamboyant bouzouki clubs, Athens kicks in after hours.... read more »
#12/66
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
It's autumn – but there are still places close to home with reliable sunshine, a low risk of rain and temperatures of up to 29C. From the Costa Blanca to Sicily, Crete and Sorrento, we pick the best... read more »
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Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Cephalonia
Trip type: Beach, Food and Drink
Surprises and contrasts are what some of us travel for, and there are plenty of both to be had on the lovely Greek island of Kefalonia, in the Ionian Sea... read more »
#14/66
Rating:
4.2
(7 comments)
Destination: Corfu, Corfu
Trip type: Activity, Beach, Family
Over 30 years ago, hippies travelled to the village of Agios Ioannis, right in the heart of Corfu, to set up camp. It's now the perfect place to experience a real taste of Corfiot village life... read more »
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Rating:
4
(1 comment)
The historic Greek capital of Athens is an increasingly exciting destination, with a sophisticated restaurant and café scene to match its stunning ancient archaeological monuments... read more »
#16/66
Rating:
4
(18 comments)
Destination: Lesbos
Quiet roads, beautiful countryside, fabulous beaches, friendly people - whether you're gay or straight, Lesbos has to be high on any must visit list! ... read more »
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Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Destination: Cephalonia
However you spell it, rest assured that while de Bernieres may have brought more visitors to Cephalonia, it remains a charming island that has avoided becoming a slave to the story of Captain Corelli... read more »
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4
(1 comment)
Seeing more of the world is a top priority for holidaymakers in 2010, as is keeping a tight grip on the budget. Follow my advice to bag a bargain and save money before and during your travels... read more »
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Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Chania
Trip type: Beach, Shopping
The old Venetian seaport of Chania, on the northwest coast of Crete, oozes history - but with restaurants and clubs that are buzzing into the early hours, it's full of life, too... read more »
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Rating:
4
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Destination: Heraklion
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Don’t be deceived by first impressions - Heraklion, Crete’s funky capital, offers world-class sightseeing and real Greek atmosphere... read more »
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