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Contemporary Byzantine Painting: Art by Fikos

Not yet 30 years old, one Greek artist is a rising name in the art world, a pure talent in contemporary Byzantine art. In this Art Tales post, we take a deeper look into what inspires him.

Ancient Greek Theatre in our Modern World

This cultural tale will take you on a journey through ancient Greek theatre, an art form that thrives in our modern world. Some ancient Greek plays date back to 700 B.C., taking center stage at festivals to honor the gods, especially for Dionysus, the mighty god of theatre, wine and festivity. At Fly Me to

Cycladic Islands: Traditional Products to Try

Traditional Products of the Cycladic Islands  They say that one way to a man’s heart is through the stomach. Perhaps the way to discover a destination’s soul is through savoring its gastronomic delights. Greece is not only famous for its magical islands, renowned hospitality and welcoming people, but it is also a land that offers

Hidden Island: Spotlight on Kasos

At Fly Me to the Moon, we are devoted to uncovering the Hidden Tales of Greece. There is much more to explore than the internationally renowned Greek island destinations.  Now, we’ll take you on a journey to discover beautiful Kasos.

History Spotlight on Monemvasia

The rich history of a castle town named Monemvasia… Monemvasia is an imposing slab of rock, a natural fortress that has hid a village for centuries – a place conquered through time. Its history began with an earthquake, which separated Monemvasia from the mainland in the fourth century. Today, a small causeway links Monemvasia to

Top Greek Island Summer Festivals 

The top Greek island summer festivals combine the vibe of island living and a vibrant celebration of the arts. We love the atmosphere these festivals offer each individual isle – a truly unique cultural experience in one of the most beautiful corners in the world. Check out our list of top Greek island summer festivals.

Greek Wines: A New Old World

Greek wines have a storied history unlike anyplace else. That’s because Greece is one of the oldest wine producing regions in the world. Wines have been produced here for more than 6,500 years.  

Hidden Island: Spotlight on Kythera

Out of the 6,000 Greek islands and islets graciously scattered across the Aegean and Ioanian Seas, only 227 of them are inhabited. However, the internationally known islands can be counted on the fingers of one hand. We know there’s much more to explore than meets the eye. That’s why at Fly Me to the Moon,

What Inspires a Top Greek Jewelry Designer

One talented Greek jewelry designer captures color, imagination and artistry in her pieces — in a special way that we love.  Dolly Boucoyannis’ jewelry is part of the collections of many of the most elegant Athenians. She combines traditional Greek elements from various historical periods. Furthermore, her designs are influenced from her travels around the

Luxury Boutique Hotels with a previous life

The best luxury boutique hotels in Greece offer pleasant surprises, set in stunning landscapes from the sea to the mountains. Some of the best have also led a previous life. At Fly Me to the Moon, we also know about the truly exceptional properties that have amazing stories and remarkable people behind them. These hotels