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Why Not Tour the Greek Islands on Your Own Yacht?

Travel Tips - Ross French - May 6, 2016

Greek Islands

I hear you cry out, “But I can’t afford a yacht, are you crazy, sir?” To which my reply would be, “I may well be crazy, my good man, but you can always charter a yacht on a temporary basis.” Then you would proceed to shake my hand firmly and skip off on your merry way. You see I found this example self-charter yacht itinerary on www.alpineelements.co.uk that gives you an idea of the type of adventuring you could get up to if you get hold of your own yacht (obviously you would need some experience, these vessels aren’t like those ‘self-drive’ boats you get at the British seaside). Continue Reading

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Places to Visit in Greece

Destinations, Travel Tips - Ross French - January 9, 2016

Check out the following places and include it in your bucket list.

Holidays in Heraklion

Located between the prefectures of Rethymno and Lassithi, on the eastern side of Crete, Heraklion is that the most well-liked region of the island. It hosts several busy places with intense nightlife, as well as Malia, Hersonissos, Ammoudara and Agia Pelagia, but additionally several peaceful family places, notably on the southern side. As Heraklion Greece was the most field where the Minoan civilization flourished, you must not miss a visit to the Minoan Palaces of Knossos and Phaestos. A drive around Heraklion in island also will bring you to ancient villages, Medieval castles, Byzantine monasteries and nice beach places to relax. This region combines busy resorts and secluded coves. Continue Reading

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