Greece

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From ceramics in Slovenia to ballroom dancing in Vienna: five learning holidays in Europe
‘Creativity is a precious thing’ – our writers discover the fun in going back to the classroom to learn new skills including bushcraft and map-reading

Guardian writers

10, Sep, 2022 @6:00 AM

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‘The real life of Athens is here’ – look beyond the Acropolis for the hidden gems of the city
The Acropolis Museum’s underground lab, the ancient Hadrian aqueduct and an arts festival in an old factory offer a more personal view of the Greek capital

Stephen Smith

07, Sep, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Mykonos has had its fill of champagne-fuelled tourism
The Greek island makes a mint as a playground for rich and famous visitors. But locals say development has gone too far

Helena Smith in Mykonos

04, Sep, 2022 @10:00 AM

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Athens ranked cheapest location in Europe for city break
Prices have fallen and a weekend in the Greek capital costs £207, compared with £218 in runner-up Lisbon

Euan O'Byrne Mulligan

03, Sep, 2022 @6:00 AM

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‘In a single walk you can see an acropolis, falcons and eagles’: hiking Greece’s ancient island paths
On the islands of Sifnos and Kythera, the revival of beautiful, traditional walking routes offers a greener, more sustainable way forward for tourism

Alexis Marie Adams

20, Aug, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Discreet Crete: exploring the Greek island’s gorges and ancient villages on a new eco-tour
Away from the bars and bustle, Crete’s spectacular White Mountains are opening up to sensitive and sustainable travel – with scrumptious food

Lorna Parkes

16, Aug, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Celebrities and tourists are flooding into Greece. But a harsh winter isn’t far off
Despite a huge increase in visitor numbers this summer, the Greek economy remains fragile and vulnerable

Helena Smith

31, Jul, 2022 @10:00 AM

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Seals and shipwrecks: lapping up the beauty of the northern Aegean
Sunbathe with endangered wildlife and dive for ancient treasure off the island of Alonissos, one of the world’s ‘most sustainable’ destinations

Heidi Fuller-Love

27, Jul, 2022 @6:00 AM

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‘I wanted every decision made for me’: a package holiday to Corfu
Trek the Himalayas if you feel like it, but sometimes all you really want is for someone else to do the cooking, says Eva Wiseman

Eva Wiseman

24, Jul, 2022 @10:00 AM

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A Greek island alive with bees and blooms
Memories of loved ones pervade a nostalgic holiday for Allan Jenkins

Allan Jenkins

19, Jun, 2022 @5:15 AM

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‘So gorgeous you’ll shed tears of joy’: readers’ favourite beaches in Greece
From Ithaca to Milos via the Peloponnese, our tipsters wax lyrical about glorious beach sojourns

Guardian readers

09, Jun, 2022 @10:00 AM

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40 of the best beaches in Europe
From flamingo-pink shores to wild coastlines and everything in between, our travel writers pick the continent’s finest sands, and places to stay nearby

30, Apr, 2022 @9:00 AM

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