The allure of the sandy beaches, coastal coves, calderas, sea-breezes, white-washed villages, blue-domed churches is the stuff of legendary vacations.
This Greek Islands guide will primary focus on The Cyclades but it will also have information relevant for those planning trips to the full Greek Archipelago.
Yes there are at least 6,000 islands in Greece and they are scattered throughout not just one but two different seas.
With number of days you have, divide them up into 3 days and calculate how many islands you have. For 14 days, I knew we could only fit in 4 islands if we wanted to do it comfortably.
Greece's primary international airport is Athens Eleftherios Venizelos. It's your main way in and out of the country coming from an international destination.
The Rafina bus is a privately-run bus and so the location of it isn't quite where you expect compared to the bus to Piraeus.