What to See and Do on Rhodes Island

Editor’s Note: We’re all dreaming of travel ahead. Here’s some inspiration for future adventures. We share places, products and activities we recommend. If you make a purchase using a link on our site, we may earn a commission. Overlooking the town on the Greek island of Rhodes “You want to spend two weeks on Rhodes?” my Greek friend asked, the tone of his voice demonstrating great skepticism. “You’ll go out of your mind.” Those words prompted me to fear that I had made a mistake traveling to Rhodes, but it was too late. Airline tickets had been bought, hotels had been booked. Fast forward two months. After my trip, I recalled that warning and knew that those words of warning were

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Meet Sani Resort’s Sustainability Specialist

Under Sani Green, the company is continuously working to improve its sustainability performance throughout the resort in areas such as energy efficiency, renewable energy use, water conservation, waste minimization and sustainable procurement. Nestled at the edge of the Aegean Sea on Greece’s lush, green peninsula of Halkidiki, Sani Resort is a world-class holiday destination that features an incredible collection of five hotels – ranging from the family-focused Sani Beach to couples’ haven Sani Dunes. While many reviews of Sani Resort will compliment the impeccable service, diverse dining options or stylish interiors, there is one part of the resort’s story that is often overlooked: its extraordinary environmental program called Sani Green, which is headed by the resort’s director of sustainability, Eleni

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Journey to the Mountain Village of Syrrako

Editor’s Note: We’re all dreaming of travel ahead. Here’s some inspiration for future adventures. We share places, products and activities we recommend. If you make a purchase using a link on our site, we may earn a commission. Syrakko is one of the most beautiful and picturesque villages in the Epirus Prefecture and all of Greece. It is declared to be a traditional settlement, a model of traditional architecture with stone houses, cobbled streets, churches, stone foundations and public buildings. Architecture in Syrakko, Greece. Photo by Gaverides Syrakko, Greece Syrakko was the traditional home of the Kutsovlach nomadic shepherds (Greek Aromanians or Vlach speakers) in the 1400s. Syrrako was inhabited before the 15th century, possibly as early as the 11th century by

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The Most Beautifully Designed Greek Island Hotels

12 beautifully designed Greek island hotels to help you decide where to stay By some accounts, Greece has around 6,000 islands and islets, which makes picking where to go no easy feat. Do you choose Cycladic cool in Serifos and Milos, or head to the northwest Sporades archipelago, which counts Skopelos—of Mamma Mia fame—among its islands? Decisions, decisions. But once you’ve selected an island, it’s not like your work is done—no, you still need to figure out where to bed down. With this in mind, we’ve scoured the islands for the hotels that stand out, thanks to their impressive architecture, interior design, or both. We’ve also chosen to highlight different islands, which means you won’t just see hotels from, say,

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