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5 things to do in Crete

Greece’s largest island has a plethora of activities for families to enjoy, from exploring the island’s stunning postcard perfect beaches to investigating the pieces on display in the numerous museums on offer.

Family Whitsun Week in the Ionian Islands

Family Whitsun Week in the Ionian Islands

Late May is one of the best times of year to visit Greece with warm, early summer sunshine, crowd-less beaches and enticing early-season prices.

Summer savings in Cephalonia

Summer savings in Cephalonia

Ionian Villas recently added Villa Margarita on the island of Kefalonia to its programme and it not only remains available for all of August, but is also offered with a 10% price reduction – a price fall of £280 for a week’s rental.

Greek Easter kicks off holiday season

Greek Easter kicks off holiday season

Holiday forecasters are predicting that Greece and Spain are set to enjoy bumper seasons in 2016 and Greek Easter – which is later than the UK’s (Greek Easter Sunday is on 1 May) – is the traditional curtain raiser for arrivals in the Ionian Islands (and the flights are very reasonable).

Save £2500 on a super yacht holiday to Greece

Save £2500 on a super yacht holiday to Greece

Fleewinter has cut a whopping £2500 off the price of a week’s stay aboard the brand new 65-foot sailing yacht, Argentous, located in Corfu, for holidays between now and 28 June (including May half term).

Inspired Luxury Escapes unearths brand-new Greek treasure

Inspired Luxury Escapes unearths brand-new Greek treasure

Five-star luxury, ultra-all-inclusive, contemporary and stylish Greek hospitality at its best: Be among the first to experience the brand-new Ikos Olivia with Inspired Luxury Escapes.

Reawaken your senses at an autumn yoga retreat at Daios Cove, Crete

Reawaken your senses at an autumn yoga retreat at Daios Cove, Crete

What could be more peaceful than a yoga workshop alongside sparkling, calm blue seas? Daios Cove is offering just that this September, with its yoga workshop promising guests a rejuvenating wellness experience.

‘Canaves Oia Suites’, brings new meaning to luxury in Santorini

‘Canaves Oia Suites’, brings new meaning to luxury in Santorini

They don’t call Santorini the ‘island of love’ for nothing. The breathtaking Caldera views, the crystal clear Aegean sea and the authentic white-washed architecture provides the idyllic backdrop to romantic memories and moments at a single glance.

Get active in Greece

Get active in Greece

Specialist activity tour operator Macs Adventure has boosted its Greek collection with the launch of two new cycling tours – one in Rhodes and one in the Peloponnese and a new walking tour in the Pelion Peninsula, bringing the total number of Macs Adventure Greek itineraries to six.

Disappear to a secluded Greek villa - private enough to bare all

GIC The Villa Collection offers an impressive selection of over 100 properties, most with private pool, in unspoilt and authentic parts of many Greek islands – and on the mainland, too.

New hotel in Santorini, Greece for 2014

New hotel in Santorini, Greece for 2014

A brand new gem in beautiful Santorini, the luxury Angels & Stars Suites and Spa is unveiling this season. An utterly sumptuous, elegant choice in a modern Cycladic style, it’s the grandest hotel on the island with a record of 30 lavish suites.

Save almost 30% on a villa holiday in Greece’s Southern Peloponnese

Greece specialist Sunvil Holidays is currently offering a generous discount of almost 30% on a week-long stay at the Kalamaki Villas in the Southern Peloponnese, departing 25 May.

Get the best out of your Greek villa holiday

Choosing a Greek island villa holiday can be a tricky, if highly enjoyable, task – the plethora of wonderful properties and locations can make it tough to decide which is perfect for you.

Culinary culture in Turkey, Greece and Sicily

From tea breaks with a goatherd and wine tastings on a volcano, to cooking lessons with Turkish villagers and visits to food markets, Peter Sommer Travels’ expertise extends to cuisine and cooking, as well as archaeology and culture.

Rare, large villas in Greece, being snapped up for peak season

Rare, large villas in Greece, being snapped up for peak season

Ionian Villas – which offers holidays to the islands of Paxos, Corfu, Lefkas, Ithaca, Kefalonia and Meganissi – is enjoying a good start to the year and seeing particular interest in the larger villas that it has within its portfolio, especially for the peak weeks of the school holidays.