Win yourself a holiday to Greece
Closing date: 4th October 2021
From the ancient, sun-scorched ruins of Athens, a five thousand year old city, re-inventing itself as one of Europe's cultural capitals, to the white-washed chapels and crumbling monasteries that pierce the blue skies while the Aegean laps at powder white sandy beaches along the endless coastlines of the Greek Islands. Local culture, famed cuisine, ancient mythical history and a vast array of nightly entertainment and action packed adventure await the intrepid traveller that sets foot upon its magical shores.
When to visit
If you're planning a holiday in Greece, our top picks for the best time to travel would be andctober
The more southerly islands are still the perfect place to relax and unwind in October. Visit the Dodecanese and Cyclades where it's still hot and sunny with beautiful beaches and magical vistas
Books inspired by Greece
Our hand-picked selection of books to get you in the mood for your Greece holiday
The perfect summer Greek Island holiday read. This Shirley Valentine-esque novel focuses on Sarah who embarks on a sailing holiday from Santorini. Sarcastic, temperamental and vulnerable, you can't help but like her. You'll be longing to follow in her footsteps and book a holiday to Greece by the end.
Greece Blog posts
From the UK's most popular travel bloggers
21st September 2021 by PommieTravelsExploring the Greek Islands: The best nightlife hotspots
Greece is an ever-popular travel destination having welcomed over six million tourists in 2021 so far. More than just its ancient heritage, delicious cuisine, and friendly locals, Greece is also famous for its lively nightlife. And, while Athens and Delphi are prime destinations for partygoers, the islands off the mainland (like Mykonos, Ios, and Skiathos) also offer an endless stream of clubs and bars and an unmissable night time experience....
31st August 2021 by Inside the Travel LabBeautiful and unusual things to do in Greece
Looking for inspiration for wonderful and unusual things to do in Greece but tired of lists churned out by people who've never been there? Look no further! Here is a collection of beautiful, cultural things to do in Greece, peppered with a bit of soul and a lot of golden olive oil with liberal slabs of feta cheese....
12th March 2021 by PommieTravelsBest places to stay in Santorini
Santorini is a magical greek island that many people visit at least once in their lifetime. The island is renowned for its white-washed villages, picturesque sunsets, and blue domed churches. The architecture is typically Cycladic, with a fusion of traditional Greek and Roman influences. Whether you’re headed to Santorini for a romantic weekend getaway, a relaxing vacation with the family, you’ll need to find accommodations that fit your needs and budget. We recommend that you combine this...
16th February 2021 by AndyAffordable beach holidays during winter
We’re in the peak of winter and have been stuck at home for a long time, so we can’t help but dream of destinations currently enjoying some of the warmest days of the year. Trade-in your winter scarf and gloves next year for a beach towel and flipflops somewhere warm. It doesn't have to break the bank either - there are many lovely beach destinations that are perfectly affordable and will allow you to enjoy a relaxing sunny holiday right in the middle of winter. Let’s take a look at...
9th February 2021 by EmmaSix top tips for the best holiday experience in Mykonos
Mykonos is always a fantastic destination to visit. The weather is nice most of the year, the people are very friendly, and there is an endless array of things to do on the island. Its proximity to other Greek islands and several other popular travel destinations also makes Mykonos perfect for an extended trip.The best way to enjoy this island is in utter comfort and luxury. To elevate your holiday experience in Mykonos, here are some of the top tips you can use.Tip 1: Travel in JuneJune is the...
21st January 2021 by PommieTravelsSummer In Zante: The best nightlife areas in Greece
The very same minute you’ve started feeling that summer heat, you might be in the search for the perfect summer getaway to have a break from your hectic work or family life. It would sound pleasant to go to a place you’ve never been to before. It’ll be nice to go somewhere fun and refreshing at the same time, like the Zakynthos or Zante in Greece. ...
21st January 2021 by PommieTravelsTop 6 must-do’s in Corfu, Greece
Are you thinking of visiting Corfu? If so, you are in for a treat! Corfu, also known as Kerkyra, is the most northern and second largest of the Ionian Islands. It’s also the most popular, and for good reason. It has a rich history and culture, having been controlled by multiple foreign powers over the years including the Venetians, the French, and the British....