Greece Travel Guide: Athens & islands

Greece Athens

Travel Guide Round Ups: Greece (Mykonos, Santorini + Athens) + Generic Dreams presents a Greece travel guide to help you plan your trip and what to do + see when you are there! This includes all the airlines I flew, hotels I stayed at + things I did, recommend or NOT recommend. When: We went early […]

Greece: Athens – stroll the ancient city

Greece Athens

Athens….We only had two nights here but we had to visit all the tourist sites of course. That was a given. Mimi’s friend recommended a private tour guide – Nick who offered to drive us around all Athens in his Mercedes Benz taxi. We saw all the typical sites but the highlight was stopping at a […]

Greece: Athens New Hotel

Athens New Hotel

Mai found this little gem called Athens New Hotel on Jetsetter.com and we booked two rooms after checking out the review on tripadvisor. I really love boutique hotels and this was a great find. Athens Hotel is located in the center of the city with a great view at the rooftop bar and restaurant. It didn’t […]

Greece: Sailing in Santorini

One activity we HAD to do was sailing in Santorini! After some researching via Google, I found Sprirdakos Sailing or Santorini yachts online. It is a family owned business and making reservations was super easy. I contacted them via email and promptly received a reply filled with all the information on their cruises and options. […]

Greece: Serene in Santorini

Santorini Information: Ferry website: Hellenic Seaways @http://www.hellenicseaways.gr/index.php/en/ Hotel: Homeric Poems @http://www.homericpoems.gr/ After three days of non-stop partying & drinking at Mykonos, Santorini  was our next stop on our all girls Greece trip and it was much needed. We took the ferry from Mykonos to Santorini using Hellenic Seaways. The ferry ride was definitely not as […]

Partying at Cavo Paradiso in Mykonos

What’s the number one thing to do in Greece? Partying at Cavo Paradisio in Mykonos! The rest of the time at Mykonos was spent exploring and hitting up the day clubs all dotted along the edge of the island.  We were able to hit up one – Cavo Paradiso where we had a very crazy […]

Delos Island – blast to the past in Greece

Delos Island: Our first day excursion on (or from) the island of Mykonos. Delos Island is one of the most important mythological, historical and archaeological sites in Greece. The excavations in the island are among the most extensive in the Mediterranean so of course, we decided to make a day trip of it. Information: The excavations are open […]

Greece: Hotel Palladium Mykonos Review

hotel palladium mykonos

Our first hotel was Hotel Palladium Mykonos! We chose a 5-star hotel that was reasonably priced called Hotel Palladium Mykonos. We found the deal on Expedia but chose to book directly through the hotel which had one  of the rooms at the same price (luckily).I have a weird thing about booking directly through the hotel rather than […]