7 of the Best Places for a Greek Island Holiday

August 18, 2014 Updated: August 18, 2014

Greece’s colorful and gorgeous islands are truly one of the biggest and most beautiful assets of the Mediterranean region. From the Dodecanese to the Ionian Islands, these lovely tourist destinations offer an intoxicating and one-of-a-kind vacation to its visitors. What’s more, every island group in Greek has its own unique charm and allure that would beckon all sorts of travelers. On top of it all, these islands have the most picturesque landscapes and seascapes on the face of the earth.

Best Island on a Budget: Serifos

A backpacker’s delight, Serifos is without a doubt one of the world’s best value island destinations. From accommodations to food, nearly everything in this Greek island destination is offered at a very affordable price. What’s more, the island has a plethora of attractions that keep you hooked and entertained for a number of days, such as the Archaeological Collection, great beaches and Livadi & Surrounds.

Best Island for Food: Crete

Foodies would surely please their gastronomic urges with Crete’s famous culinary specialties, such as myzithra and dakos. Furthermore, the island is known for its olive oil, yogurt, honey, olives, and cheese. If you love hearty and healthy Greek food, make sure to book a trip to this beautiful Greek island.

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Copyright © 2014 by A Luxury Travel Blog. This article was written by Christos Hajipapas and originally published at A Luxury Travel Blog