Blue domed church in Oia, Santorini, Greece
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5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Traveling to Santorini

I have to admit, when I was on the hunt for a Greek island getaway to top off our month-long Europe trip, traveling to Santorini was towards the bottom of the list. Why? Because EVERYONE travels to Santorini. It's very touristy and I was looking for the quintessential Greek island without the crowds. So how… Continue reading 5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Traveling to Santorini

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10 Exciting Things to do in Santorini

Santorini is what people think of as the quintessential Greek island. Visions of beautiful whitewashed buildings and vibrant blue domes dotting the villages come straight to mind. While you might think it's easy to plan a trip there, I found it a bit difficult. This list of exciting things to do in Santorini will fill… Continue reading 10 Exciting Things to do in Santorini

View from the Acropolis in Athens, Greece
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One Day in Athens, Greece: The Perfect Itinerary

Formulating the perfect one-day itinerary for Athens, Greece was something that was sparked by a question I received recently: "I have one day in Athens, Greece before heading to my next destination. What is the best itinerary for such a short amount of time?" After I gave my lengthy answer, it dawned on me that… Continue reading One Day in Athens, Greece: The Perfect Itinerary