Category: Greece

  • LGBT-friendly travel: The best cities in the world to be queer

    LGBT-friendly travel: The best cities in the world to be queer

    There are a lot of countries around the world where being gay is widely accepted. But there are only some cities that feel like a year-round pride parade. These cities are progressive, fun, and great for couples or singles looking to immerse themselves in the local gay culture. Here are the best destinations for LGBT-friendly…

  • Amazing foods to try in Greece

    Amazing foods to try in Greece

    Though it’s often eclipsed in the foodie department by neighbors like France and Italy, Greece is a culinary powerhouse. Greek cuisine is both light and flavorful and intensely rich, making for an amazing variety of unique dishes to try. Different regions of Greece will specialize in different dishes, but many of these tasty treats can…

  • Sun and sightseeing in Corfu Town

    Sun and sightseeing in Corfu Town

    Corfu Town, known as Kerkyra in Greek, is the adorable and very walkable capital of the island of Corfu. While it doesn’t have the kind of historical cache of Athens, there are still some beautiful sights to see in town. Just as relaxed as other parts of the island, perhaps the best thing to do…

  • Beaches in Corfu Town

    Beaches in Corfu Town

    So you decided to go to Corfu and you’re looking for a place to get some sun and splash around in the Ionian Sea? Hopefully you’re reading this before you arrive in Corfu and not when you’re already sweating buckets in the sweltering and mostly beachless Corfu Town. While Corfu Town beaches may not be…

  • A blissful vacation in Paleokastritsa, Corfu

    A blissful vacation in Paleokastritsa, Corfu

    Paleokastritsa is one of the most beautiful resort villages in Corfu with everything you could want or need for the perfect vacation. A day trip to Paleokastritsa from Corfu Town can cost upwards of €200-300. So why not cut out the middleman and just stay on the bay? Our blissful vacation in Paleokastritsa was perhaps…

  • Could I Live Here? Corfu Town Edition

    Could I Live Here? Corfu Town Edition

    Corfu is on the whole one of the most beautiful and relaxing vacations I’ve ever had. The island’s gorgeous coastline and surrounding emerald sea provide endless views, and the vibe is friendly and chill. The island’s capital, Corfu Town, is busy but fun; it’s the perfect vacation spot. But would it be a good place…