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The Most Beautiful Greek Island You Haven't Heard Of

The Huffington Post | Lisa | Posted 07.20.2014 | Travel

Mykonos, Santorini, Crete... been there, done that. But if you're looking for a fresh, unspoiled island to explore, let us introduce you to Aegina. ...

An Angel in Athens

Sabra Gertsch | Posted 07.11.2014 | Travel
Sabra Gertsch

There's an angel in Athens waiting at the corner, and he's been sitting there patiently for 23 years.

Meet Meteora: The Monasteries In The Sky

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 07.03.2014 | Travel

It's not hard to see why the rocky pinnacles of Meteora have been featured in fantastical works...this place looks truly magical. A UNESCO World H...

Five Doubting Dudes and the Holy Relics of Mount Mortality

Marty Kaplan | Posted 06.16.2014 | Travel
Marty Kaplan

We traveled to Mount Athos to revel in one another's company, to savor each moment left to us, to testify to the sanctity of being. We went to Byzantium so our souls could clap hands and sing. If that's not where God is, I don't know where else to look.

3 Luxe Spas Worth a Trip

W | Posted 07.22.2014 | Travel

When the mountains give you cocoa, make cocoa-based treatments. That's what the spa at Palacio del Inka does, filling its menu with indigenous indulgences like quinoa exfoliation, a 24-karat-gold body wrap, and Chocolate Temptation.

Lobster Gone Wild... on Santorini! (VIDEO)

David Rosengarten | Posted 07.12.2014 | Taste
David Rosengarten

Last May, I had a killer pasta-with-lobster dish on my favorite island, Santorini. Today's offering gives you the spiny view... plus most of the res...

Kea, Greece's Hidden Gem

Marisa Churchill | Posted 07.09.2014 | Travel
Marisa Churchill

A mere breath away from Athens lies the small Cycladic island of Kea. If you take the time to get to know her, you will discover that this quiet island holds many hidden treasures worth exploring.

13 Reasons Why the Cyclades Are Basically Paradise

minube | Posted 06.17.2014 | Travel

Paradise isn't on some far-flung, pricey South Pacific island; actually, it's in Europe. Greece, to be precise.

If This Doesn't Inspire Wanderlust, We Don't Know What Will

Posted 04.02.2014 | Travel

Let's take a little trip, shall we? This time, let's go to Greece, where we went to see the world's prettiest beach not too long ago. Located o...

Giola Lagoon Is Epically Beautiful And Crazy Cool To Swim In

Posted 03.17.2014 | Travel

In the northern Greek island of Thassos near the village of Astris sits this completely fabulous looking natural pool called Giola Lagoon. The lag...

This Is The Prettiest Beach In Greece, Which Basically Makes It The Prettiest In The World

Posted 07.07.2014 | Travel

We know, we know. You're thinking to yourself, "Come on, guys, another pretty beach?" And we totally understand but look. at. this: Navagi...

The 5 Coolest Distilleries in the World

Vayable | Posted 05.13.2014 | Travel

The art of alcohol distillation dates back to some of the earliest civilizations. Today, the practice continues and we highlight some of the coolest places in the world to sip on spirits while gaining an insider view on how they're made.

Everybody's Best Friend Really Wants To Go Here

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.05.2014 | Travel

We heard from a little bird over a E! that our girl J-Law might be saying goodbye to Hollywood, and taking her talents to Greece. For a vacation, of c...

A Quick Visit To Greece's Town 'In The Middle Of The Sky'

Posted 02.20.2014 | Travel

A few hours outside Athens sits the rock-top monasteries of Meteora. The word "meteora" means "middle of the sky","suspended in the air" or "in th...

15 Amazing Beaches to Warm Your Soul on a Snowy Day

minube | Posted 04.21.2014 | Travel

With much of the continental United States experiencing record cold and snow, we thought we'd do our part by compiling these 15 amazing beaches so you can keep warm on the inside, if not the outside.

10 Cabins to Inspire You to Escape From the World

minube | Posted 01.26.2014 | Travel

Since inspiration is the first step in any unforgettable journey, we've looked at recommendations from our community of travelers to find those far-flung cabins, huts, lodges, and tents where you can shack up far from the worries of the outside world.

Hotels in Incredible Locations

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 10.24.2013 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Some are on the beach and some are in cities, but all of these hotels earn perfect scores in the location category.

How to Celebrate Your Birthday Abroad

Ashley Mateo | Posted 12.18.2013 | Travel
Ashley Mateo

This year, instead of putting myself through the entirely self-generated cycle of hype versus reality, I decided to just leave the country for my birthday. My best friend and I booked a trip to Greece, land of luxurious beaches, gorgeous sunsets and more than a little history.

Hunting For Octopus and Cooking for Michael Pollan: An Interview With Christopher Bakken

Food Riot | Posted 11.16.2013 | Taste
Food Riot

If you're at all interested in terroir, mythology, history, cheese, olive oil, or epic honey, read on. And then get the book.

World's Coolest Hotel Water Slides

trivago | Posted 11.16.2013 | Travel

Hotel water parks have grown in popularity in recent years, allowing guests to enjoy all the thrills and entertainment of a water park without leaving the comfort of their hotel. Here are 10 of the most fantastic water slides onsite.

How To Eat Like A Local In Greece

Fodor's | Posted 10.15.2013 | Travel

Every summer, urban Grecians migrate from the mainland to many of the country's mythical islands. Here, away from the chaos of the cities, Greeks have mastered one of the most enviable arts of Mediterranean living.

10 Best Underwater Sites to Visit

FlipKey | Posted 10.05.2013 | Travel

If you have a taste for history, then stray away from museums that are flooded with tourists and navigate your way to the depths of the ocean to visit these spectacular underwater treasures.

PHOTOS: 30 Years On Patmos

Posted 07.24.2013 | Travel

We've long been a fan of photographer Robert McCabe here at HuffPost Travel. He's beautifully photographed Cuba (he published a book on his 1998 trip ...

Europe's Hottest Summer Destinations for 2013

minube | Posted 07.16.2013 | Travel

Featuring everything from idyllic Mediterranean getaways to the breathtaking landscapes of Scandinavia, here's the list of Europe Hottest Summer Destinations for 2013, straight from thousands of real travelers.

Greece Is Ready For A Comeback

Reuters | Posted 05.08.2013 | Travel

* European tourism seen up 2-3 pct in 2013 * Greece bookings rebound, Alltours sees 30 pct rise * Emerging markets to be...