• Dokos,  Saronic

    Dokos Greece – An Off-the-Beaten-Path Greek Island

    Dokos Greece, an island in the Saronic Islands cluster only has a population of about 50 people. Although it is now home to monks, historically, it was a thriving settlement. In fact, Dokos (Δοκός in Greek) was inhabited from as far back as 4,000 BC, and was booming in the 13th century BC, when it was known as Aperopia. Myti Kommeni and Ledeza were the flourishing settlements of the Mycenaean period. Dokos Islet lies between Hydra and Spetses, at the opening of the Gulf of Argos, and is part of the Saronic Islands. Its location in ancient times, in heavily traveled seas, made it important. It’s believed that the it played…

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  • Alonnisos,  Amorgos,  Crete,  Dodecanese,  Folegandros,  Hydra,  Ikaria,  Ios,  Ios Island,  Ithaca,  Kefalonia,  Kythira,  Lefkada,  Milos,  Mykonos,  Naxos,  Paros,  Patmos,  Sifnos,  Spetses Island,  Symi,  Syros,  Tinos

    Trivago’s 50 Best European Islands–31 are Greek Islands!!!

    Recently, Trivago released their list of the 50 best Islands in Europe, 31 of which are Greek! Greece promises a memorable stay overlooking the most beautiful blue of the Mediterranean. And, it does this at some of the most competitive prices around. It’s probably why hundreds of thousands of tourists from all over the world flock to the Greek Islands. The Greek islands are must-visit destinations for so many reasons. First, they allow tourists to escape to the most ideal places on earth. No two islands are alike, as each one has its own magic to show off. The Greeks are also a hospitable people with a rich culture and incredible…

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