Top Greek Island Vacation Destinations

Greece has always been an ideal Mediterranean vacation destination. With over 1,400 islands (230 inhabited), it can be hard to choose which one to visit first. Hopefully, these top Greek Island vacation destinations will inspire you, and help you with your decision.

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Best nightlife:

Mykonos, ‘The Island of the Winds,’ is known for its vibrant nightlife. Little Venice and Paradise Beach are popular party destinations where clothing is optional, and the LGBT scene is major. There are male go-go dancers everywhere, and parties typically last all night. July and August are the primary months for tourism and the wildest parties.

Best traditional village life:

The island, Naxos is the largest of the Cyclades and has a little over 6,500 inhabitants and a bit over 20 small villages. Naxos has ancient towers, paved streets, and has maintained its unique Venetian architecture.

Best kiteboarding and windsurfing:

With gusty winds that can be seen from a mile away, Paros is best known for kiteboarding and windsurfing sports. Santa Maria, Prassonisi, and Pounda are the main beaches where sports are practiced. The Thalasea Sports Center is the bay of Mikli Vigla and is a popular hub for the game.

Best beaches:

Located in the Aegean Sea, Milos is a beautiful volcanic island that is rich in minerals as well as rich history. Firopotamos, Kastanas, and Paliorema are some top beach destinations in Milos. The white-washed Cycladic villages and black sands are picturesque backdrops. Although some may be only accessible by boat, there are over 80 mini beaches throughout Milos that you can explore.

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Best for nature lovers:

Ikaria has some of the World’s most pristine and untouched nature territories. Identified as a place that promotes life longevity, and better overall health.

Best Robinson Crusoe destination:

Koufonisia is made up of two islands. Pano (upper) and Kato (lower). The preferred way to navigate the area is by foot or cycling. Everything is within walking distance. The island has a museum and many sightseeing options.

Best couples getaway:

Folegandros does not get the crowded tourist scene as most Greek towns do. They have a broad selection of restaurants and cafes. Chora is the main village, with open landscapes and clifftop housing.

With a myriad of beautiful architecture, scenic waterfronts, and rich history, there is much to enjoy. There are other greek island vacation destinations to choose from, such as Santorini. The iconic island, known for its whitewashed buildings with blue rooftops. Experiencing a sunset over Oia is one of the most romantic things you will experience.

To discover your top Greek Island vacation destinations and start planning your itinerary, reach out to me via email.

Winter Beach Vacation Ideas

During the winter months, finding a beach vacation spot can be a little difficult.  It doesn’t have to be. Below, you’ll find some resorts that offer a very unique twist, and will inspire you with winter beach vacation ideas.

Molokai Ranch and Lodge

On a white sand shore on the tiny Hawaiian island of Molokai, guests will stay in comfortable and unique tents.  Each double unit canvas bungalow sits on a wooden platform and offers queen-size or twin beds, solar-powered lights, and a private bathroom with hot water showers. The Molokai Ranch and Lodge offers over 54,000 acres, including seaside cliffs with very lush valleys.  The outdoor activities here include sea kayaking, cultural hikes, mountain biking, and horseback rides. 

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Grand Wailea Resort and Spa of Hawaii

Long ago, a big swimming pool was enough to make guests happy.  Nowadays, resorts compete in water activities such as lagoons, waterfalls, water slides, and even lazy rivers. Therefore, the Grand Wailea Resort offers several attractions, such as the 4,580 square foot Hibiscus pool, and the 25,700 square foot Canyon activity pool.

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Virgin Islands

The US Virgin Islands National Park is a very unique vacation spot with white sandy beaches and lodging in comfortable tent cottages at Maho Bay. Therefore, as with the Molokai Ranch, guest cottages are built on platforms and designed to be both attractive and comfortable.  Each one has a sleeping area, bed linen, towels, kitchen utensils, stove, ice cooler, and even a private deck. Water sports include kayaking, windsurfing, snorkeling, and scuba diving.  There is also an outdoor restaurant and a food store for those who want to cook from the privacy of their own room.

These are just a few of the unique winter beach vacation ideas that I have to share with you. Contact me for your personalized recommendations, and to start planning your winter beach vacation.

Rocky Mountain Honeymoon

Rocky Mountain National Park is one of the most visited national parks in the country. With majestic peaks in every direction, wildlife roaming the valleys and some of the most incredible outdoor adventures on the planet, it is no wonder more than three million people flock to the park each year. Estes is the gateway to all of the majestic beauty this national treasure has to offer and the perfect location for a Rocky Mountain honeymoon. If people were actually going hunting in this region, they ought to buy 5.56 ammo online for their guns, which are only for their safety and to scare the animals.

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In Rocky Mountain National Park, hiking is the number-one activity. Whether you are walking around a peaceful lake trail or climbing the terrain, this park has something for you! Peak fishing in Rocky Mountain National Park takes place from mid-June through mid-October. The trout are plentiful and bite frequently. Surrounded by cattle ranches and cowboy culture, you might develop a hankering to ride a horse. Well then, you’re in luck, partner. White water rafting, off roading, museums, history, Lake Estes, amusement parks and an aerial tramway are just some of the activities waiting for you in this outdoor adventure paradise.

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Try your hand at fly fishing, or take a guided wildlife safari. If you enjoy winter pursuits, you will not be disappointed. A winter honeymoon offers a wonderful choice of sledding, snowshoeing, ice climbing and back country skiing.

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