elena-p, Author at Fly Me To The Moon Travel

10 Little Known Museums in Greece Worth Visiting

Greece is a prime destination for lovers of culture. But besides the beauty of the sites of classical Greece, and the major museums like the National Archeological Museum and the Acropolis Museum, there are many niche museums that make fascinating culture destinations. Greece’s excellent craftsmanship, agricultural and culinary traditions, and technology are the inspiration for

Dear Traveler,  Cheers to a New Year, new memories and new beginnings.Here’s our heartfelt wish for you…   May 2022 bless you with meaningful and mind-opening experiences  May it be a year filled with empathy, authenticity and creativity  May your lives be filled with variety and pure joy   May your travels take you on beautiful

Regional Celebrations: Unique Customs of Christmas and New Years in Greece

The holiday celebrations in Greece are as splendid and varied as the Greek experience overall. This devout land, rich in traditions, marks the Christmas, New Years, and Epiphany season in unique and beautiful ways, with individual regional customs that recognize the local topography, gastronomy, musical traditions, and cultural heritage. Here are some of the most

Greek Winter Escapes – Thematic City Breaks

Winter is a fantastic time to get back in touch with culture. Greece’s cities are at their best in this almost always sunny - but not very hot - season, with cultural events and festivals, new exhibitions, and a host of other delights. Here are some of the nicest ways to enjoy an urban holiday,

Reasons to Escape to Greece in the Autumn: Gastronomical traditions

The harvest season in Greece is truly a magical time to visit the country. The Mediterranean is slow to grow cold - there are plenty of sunny afternoons for lunching al fresco in short sleeves, and maybe even slipping in a late season swim or two. It’s also an enormously busy and festive season. The

FLY ME TO THE MOON TRAVEL NEWSLETTER VOLUME 68

Dear Traveler, As we bid adieu to October and welcome November, we embark on a journey to discover the secret wonders of Greece. We find that taking the road less traveled always brings that sense of excitement - and allows our guests to truly connect with the authentic side of Greece.   In our “Secret Autumn

Greek Autumn Escapes: Secret lakes – Doxa, Kourna, Vegoritida

With the arrival of autumn, the light of Greece grows more golden, as the foliage begins to turn. This is the season when Greece’s lakes are at their best - the birds are migrating, the days are cool enough for some wonderful hikes, and the colors of the season are reflected the lakes’ glassy surfaces.

The Secret Chapels of Greece

One of the most wonderful things about Greece is the strength of the connection between faith and nature. Greece is perhaps unique in the sheer number of churches per area; even in the most remote, uninhabited locations, one finds a small chapel. Often they are even in the most unusual spots - a mountain peak,

FLY ME TO THE MOON TRAVEL NEWSLETTER VOLUME 67

Dear Traveler, Autumn, is in all senses a truly refreshing time of year. As the crisp air sets the tone for the new season we can’t help but feel hopeful and excited about what the future holds. As the sun continues to brighten our days and the crowds begin to slowly disperse, the magic of

Ioannina and the Surrounding Region: An Ideal Destination for Fall

Ioannina, in the verdant heart of central Greece, is a wonderful destination for fall. A cultured and elegant town situated on a lake, it is also near some of Greece’s best loved traditional villages.   The Lake and the Island Lake Pamvotida is very often called simply the lake of Ioannina. This lovely small city