Traditional Greek Dolmades

Greek Dolmades (or “Grape Leaves” as they’re very often called) are one of our favorite Greek foods to eat. When served with a side of tzatsiki and a little squeeze of lemon, it’s one of the simplest dishes that shows true brilliance. What is a Dolmade, or Dolma? When you say “dolma” in Greek cooking, what you’re really talking about is a broader term… Read More


Where To Stay In Santorini

Choosing where to stay in Santorini, Greece is one of the easier decisions you might make in travel. Why? It’s simple – thereĀ is no bad place to stay in (or rather, on) Santorini. Greece’s most popular island, known for its blue-capped domes and white-washed walls, is one of the most heavily photographed locations in the world, and a bucket-list destination for tourists. It’s one… Read More


Top 15 European Day Trips

Europe is a continent that has everything. From the sun-soaked beaches of Greece to the snow-capped wonder of the Swiss Alps or the emerald expanse of Tuscan fields, Europe offers something, somewhere, to everyone. Check out a great Europe Day Trip, no matter where you’re staying, and make the most of wherever you’re visiting! When one travels to Europe, it can be difficult to… Read More


Things To Do In Santorini

Santorini, arguably the most popular island in the famed “Greek Isles”, is iconic. Featured on seemingly every travel commercial, photographed in nearly every magazine, and dreamed about by every traveler who hasn’t been there, it’s high on the list of places considered a “most beautiful destination in the world.” In such a place, concern about the “things to do” in such a place is… Read More

+ Plaka Hotel in Athens

Review: Plaka Hotel In Athens, Greece

The Plaka Hotel in Athens, Greece was, in many ways, a difficult location to decide upon during our recent trip to the wonderfully ancient Greek capitol. After all, there are several “go-to” neighborhoods in Athens in which to stay, all of which offering numerous affordable hotels tightly packed on the coiled Athens streets. It was after some research that we decided to stay in… Read More

+ Acropolis in Athens, Greece

Tripmasters Review: Italy and Greece

Tripmasters.com is a website we’ve used for a number of years to book trips to not only Europe, but also South America and Asia. A cost-saving engine that provides great deals, you may have even read our thorough review on Tripmasters earlier in the year. However, a recent trip to Italy and Greece with Tripmasters gave us an opportunity to evaluate this cost-savings booking… Read More