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Let Aristi Mountain Resort Show You a Very Different Side of Greece
There’s something magical about the impressive rock cliffs known as the Towers of Astraka, which hang above Voidomatis River and the Gorge of Vikos.
Thessaloniki: Greece’s Culinary Capital
An article about the gastronomy of Thessaloniki in Greece for Skylife Business inflight magazine.
Easter is the Ultimate Holiday in Greece. Here’s Where to See the Extraordinary Celebrations
Make your way to Greece and experience incredible Easter celebrations and traditions.
A Taste of Sun: How Chef Asterios Koustoudis Brings Mediterranean Elegance to the Plate in Athens
Executive Chef Asterios Koustoudis of the landmark Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel in Athens has built his cooking career working at some of Greece’s finest hotel restaurants. It’s also here where he honed his personal cooking philosophy, one that follows the classical principles combined with modern elements — but always with a clear focus.
Discover Greece's Amalfi Coast -- Parga, Sivota and the coast of Epirus
Characterized as the Greek Amalfi Coast, though with its own allure, this endless coastline dotted with seaside villages, dreamy beaches, mountain villages, archaeological sites and amazing landscapes is still widely undiscovered.
Where to Get Wet and Wild on Greece’s Costa Navarino
The ultimate destination for luxury holidays in Greece, Costa Navarino in Messinia is located in an unspoiled Mediterranean setting in the southwest Peloponnese. The region’s pristine nature, sprawling coastline, secluded bays and sandy beaches raise the bar for water-based activities.
Where to Find Romance Revealed in Santorini
When it comes to visiting romantic destinations, Santorini ranks high on most everyone’s bucket list. Classic images of the island hardly do the caldera’s beauty justice, with clusters of typical white, blue-domed Cycladic buildings rising above the sparkle of the deep-blue Aegean Sea.
Lausanne: A Jewel By The Lake
Lausanne surprises those visitors who only expect to see a pastoral view by presenting them with an energetic urban portrait. Moreover, you wish time would flow slower as you wander around its lovely villages, each more beautiful than the other.
Ready to Get Your Feta on? How to Eat Like a Local in Greece
Greek cuisine is all about top-quality local and seasonal ingredients that elevate simple recipes into heavenly meals. From the Greek salad and traditional pies to slow-cooked stews and vegetarian dishes, every region offers a unique gastronomic feast.
The Art of Peace: an Elegant Geneva Ballade
From dramatic lake views to the charming alleys of Carouge, discover off-the-track treasures in the 'Capital of Peace'.
The Best Guided Tours in Athens
One of the best ways to really get to know a city is to take a guided tour. In lovely Athens, with history literally lurking behind every corner, there are several to choose from – here are our favourites.
5 unique places to stay in Athens
In big cities like Athens, there are hotels for every budget and taste. But there are also many more unusual places to stay – here are five great options.
Great Sweet Spots in Athens
Loukoumades, the Greek donuts, is a traditional dessert worth trying. One of the best places to taste them is Krinos: based in a historical building downtown and open since 1923, here you can order loukoumades with honey syrup and cinnamon or in its modern version, topped with hazelnut praline. The atmosphere is retro with black-and-white images on the walls; the light although deep-fried and crispy loukoumades are served in plastic trays accompanied by a glass of water.
5 Greek food blogs you should follow
(CNN) — Your epic Greek vacation is about to start and all you can think about is all the delicious food you'll get to taste while you're there.
Fortunately we've got the perfect thing to tide you over until then -- a selection of food blogs and vlogs that'll keep your mouth watering, and possibly even inspire you to try a recipe or two.
Here are five Greek food gurus you should be following right now.
Greek food expert Diane Kochilas shares healthy recipes, cooking tips and personal videos o...
The True Value of a Swiss Watch | InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
A fine watch is a manifestation of exceptional innovation, pinpoint accuracy, and infinite patience: the pinnacle of excellence in craftsmanship – but for watchmakers and collectors, it can be so much more.