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Rethymno Crete: A charming & unforgettable destination in Greece

The Mediterranean city of Rethymno Crete is a hidden treasure that draws tourists from all over the world to its gorgeous beaches, exciting nightlife, and rich cultural history. This picturesque town provides a distinctive fusion of contemporary conveniences and traditional Mediterranean culture and is situated on the north coast of Crete, one of the biggest Greek islands. Rethymno is a must-see location that has something to offer everyone, whether you’re a frequent traveler or a first-time visitor to the island. Rethymno Crete is a fantastic vacation spot for first-time tourists in large part due to its accessibility. Flights land at …

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Top 5 best places to visit in Sardinia you wish you knew sooner

Sardinia is a stunning island in the Mediterranean Sea, off the west coast of Italy. Known for its gorgeous beaches, crystal clear waters, dramatic mountains, and traditional old villages, there are many different sides to Sardinia. Last month I took the ferry from Naples to Sardinia and spent a couple of weeks exploring the island by car, visiting both the popular tourist sights and also some amazing off-the-beaten-track places. I was really blown away, I had no idea there were so many incredible things to see and do in Sardinia. Ever since I got back, I’ve been itching to write …

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Crete yacht charter: Full guide to renting a boat in Crete

Thinking about booking a Crete yacht charter to explore one of the most amazing Greek Islands this summer? Read this guide and learn all you need to know before you rent a boat in Crete in 2022. With these sailing tips, you’ll enjoy your yacht vacation in Crete, sail to beautiful destinations and relax! A bit about Crete’s history The Minoans governed the eastern Mediterranean from 2800 to 1150 BC, and Crete was home to one of the world’s most prominent civilizations. The art that has survived on this Greek island reflects a polished and peaceful civilization. The Museum in …

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Guide to sailing Costa del Sol and Southern Spain

With around 160 kilometers of coastline, lots of lovely marinas with over 4,000 berths, and good weather conditions all year round, sailing Costa del Sol is an ideal experience for sea lovers. With a rich sailing legacy, the province of Málaga has many different nautical clubs, sailing schools, and all sorts of tournaments and regattas available 365 days a year. So your sailing experience in the South of Spain can be as a student, a relaxed cruiser, or an experienced racer. Read on to discover the treasures of Southern Spain’s coastline, plus Costa del Sol marinas and anchorages. If you’ve …

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Sailing the Ionian Islands: Discover Greece by boat

In 2020, my husband and I were lucky enough to go sailing the Ionian Islands for several weeks. We saw all the big islands but still haven’t covered everything. And, before writing about the experience in detail, in this travel blog article from The Travel Bunny, I’ll be sharing just a few details I’ve learned while doing research for our expedition at sea. But first things first! The Odyssey No guide to sailing the Ionian Sea in Greece can be complete without the mention of Homer and the Odyssey. The Odyssey relates the tale of Odysseus and his journeys and …

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