The Greek Islands

Welcome to another Travel Tuesday readers! If you need an escape from the beginning of yet another working week then sit back with a nice cup of tea (or large glass of wine, there’s no judgement here) and escape to the wonderful Greek Islands!

The words ‘Greek Islands’ summon up thoughts of bronzed bodies lying on white sandy beaches with crystal blue water lapping at the shoreline and sunshine beaming down, followed by warm nights of drinking Ouzo and partying with locals who have lived in the village for generations. I’m happy to say that it’s not an uncommon occurrence however there is much much more that makes up the 6,000 islands and islets.

Although there are 6,000 islands and islets, only 227 are inhabited and of those 227 there are approximately 10 that are common holiday destinations. Instead of focusing on each island, I’ll be letting you know which island to visit if you have a budget, if you have cash to splash, if you want to get the adrenaline pumping, and where to go if you have kids to entertain. Hopefully you’ll find something that will suit you! Continue reading “The Greek Islands”