December 2017 | Fly Me To The Moon Travel

The Greek New Year’s Cake: The Vasilopita 

New Year’s Day in Greece is special. Besides celebrating the arrival of the new year, it’s the time to cut a very special cake called the vasilopita.  It’s a tradition that dates back thousands of years.

A Greek Christmas Traditions in Photos: Old to New

Travel throughout Greece during the winter holidays and you’ll see a mix of Greek and international traditions. It’s a festive atmosphere that has evolved over time.

How to Give Back this Holiday Season

As the year ends it is a great time to reflect on the past 12 months, to evaluate everything that you have experienced and achieved. It is the perfect time to perform random acts of kindness and to give back to those in need. Helping people help others is a wonderful gesture, no matter how

Olive harvest and the making of olive oil in Greece

For many Greeks, the olive harvest is an exciting part of growing up in the country. This special time of year can be experienced by travelers as well.


Dear Traveler, As we enter the last month of the year, a month of reflections, endings and new beginnings — we celebrate December and the special place it holds in our lives. Greece offers an array of incredible experiences which are best enjoyed during the winter months. Greece is not only about sun and sea, the real