Santorini Tours and Hotels

santorini grSantorini is the southernmost island of Cyclades and is located between Ios and Anafi.

It is 128 nautical miles away from the port of Piraeus and 63 nautical miles away from Crete. 

Its size is 76 square km and the length of its shores is 69 km. The perimeter is approximately 36 nautical miles.

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West Crete Beaches

Some of the best beaches west of Chania

A long sandy beach stretches to the West of Chania for many kilometres. Once almost uninhabited, this part of the coast has become the main tourist concentration in western Crete. The communes (they really cannot be called villages) of Stalos, Agia, Marina and Platanias form a long succession of hotels, apartments, eateries, bars and tourist shops. The beaches are good but crowded.

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Activities and Surroundings in Amsterdam

amsterdamAmsterdam is the capital of the Netherlands. With more than one million inhabitants in its urban area, it is the country's largest city and its financial, cultural, and creative centre. Amsterdam is colloquially known as Venice of the North, because of its lovely canals that criss-cross the city, its impressive architecture and more than 1,500 bridges. There is something for every traveller's taste here, whether you prefer culture and history, serious partying, or just the relaxing charm of an old European city.

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London - What to see

 

london1London attracts very large numbers of visitors and tourists and can be an expensive place to visit. However, there is still much you can see and do for free.

Tourist attractions are mainly in Central London. Plan your day well. London is a big place and if you are not careful you may find yourself spending most of the day travelling.

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About Rome

rome1Rome is a huge city with several district articles containing sightseeing, restaurant, nightlife and accommodation listings.

Rome, is the capital and largest city of Italy and of the Lazio (Latium) region. It's the famed city of the Roman Empire, the Seven Hills, La Dolce Vita (the sweet life), the Vatican City and Three Coins in the Fountain. Rome, as a millenium-long centre of power, culture and religion, having been the centre of one of the globe's greatest civilizations ever, has exerted a huge influence over the world in its c. 2500 years of existence.

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10 Best Travel Games to Take on the Road

travel-games-scrabbleWhether by plane, train, or automobile, being in transit on your way out of town can be mind-numbingly boring depending on the length of travel time and the ease at which you are entertained. With that being said, we should all be thankful that we live in a world where stationary board games can be transformed into travel games by simply shrinking the pieces and stuffing them into portable sacks.

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20 Things Every Smart Traveler Should Know

Dulles-airportI’ve been thinking a lot about what makes a good traveler lately, and usually those thoughts have gone into higher levels of personal philosophies and self-improvement. At it’s base though, no matter where we go there are a few things we should all know to not just make us better travelers, but better people. Here are a few I thought of, I’d love to hear what you think should be added to this list. (Also, where possible I’ve linked to resources to help you learn these skills. They haven’t paid me, they won’t pay me, I just thought it would be a good idea to offer resources.)

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