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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 »
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4.2
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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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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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4
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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: 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
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For lovers of classical history, a cruise along the North African coast is an ideal way to explore the Greco-Roman sites of Libya, from Leptis Magna and Sabratha to Ptolemais and Cyrene... read more »
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Destination: Monemvasia
Trip type: Romance
With a ruined castle, medieval walls, and Venetian mansions turned into chic places to stay, Monemvasia, perched on the coast of the Peloponnese, must be one of the most romantic places in Greece... read more »
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Trip type: Cultural
The prettiest little seaport town in southern Greece, Navplion is a perfect base for exploring the ancient homes of Homer’s heroes... read more »
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Destination: Athens
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Always thought of Athens as dirty, crowded and polluted? Time to think again - since its Olympics makeover, it's a whole new city... read more »
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