Planning a Trip to Greece: Our Itinerary

We were very lucky to visit Greece in August/September 2021 for 3.5 weeks! In our years of traveling, this is the most time we have ever spent in one country and we left Greece feeling like there was still so much to see and explore. In this post, we share details about our itinerary and tips to help you plan your trip.

Crete – Restaurants, Wineries and Breweries

The fourth stop on our Big Fat Greek Summer Vacation was the island of Crete! Here is our guide to the restaurants, wineries and breweries we enjoyed the most during our visit.

Greece Travel Planning: Is it worth visiting Santorini?

Santorini is one of Greece’s most popular and renowned destinations for visitors. This island is formed by the remains of a volcanic crater and is known for its stunning views and sunsets, framed by picturesque white buildings with blue domes. We visited Santorini for 3 days this September 2021 as part of our 3 weekContinue reading “Greece Travel Planning: Is it worth visiting Santorini?”

10 Tips: Planning a Trip to Crete

The fourth stop on our Big Fat Greek Summer Vacation was the island of Crete! Here are 10 tips to help you plan a trip to Crete.

Review: The Island Concept Boutique Hotel, Agios Nikolaos, Crete

Here is our review and scoring of The Island Concept Boutique Hotel in Agios Nikolaos based on our stay in a Deluxe Room with Outdoor Jacuzzi (Delos) in September 2021.

Review: Domes Zeen, a Luxury Collection Resort in Chania Crete

Here is our review and scoring of Domes Zeen, a Luxury Collection Resort in Chania Crete based on our stay in a Tropical Open Plan Suite with Shared Pool this summer.

Review: The Theodore Boutique Hotel, Crete

Here is our review and scoring of The Theodore Boutique Hotel, a small boutique hotel situated on the beach in Agia Marina Village on the island of Crete based on our stay in a seafront room (Revelation) in August 2021.

Restaurant Review: Matzenta Kuzina Del Sol, Chania, Crete

Matzenta Kuzina Del Sol is a restaurant in Chania, Crete that creates Mexican-inspired food with Cretan ingredients. In this post we share more about Matzenta Kuzina Del Sol to help other tourists find this hidden gem!

We Leave Someday Stop #5: Crete, Greece

The fifth stop on our virtual travel series is the island of Crete in Greece! Find out why Crete is at the top of our list of places to visit when we leave someday. Why: Crete is one of 226 inhabited islands in Greece and also the largest. About 260 kms long and 56 kmsContinue reading “We Leave Someday Stop #5: Crete, Greece”