Mykonos, Greece was one of my favorite destinations of 2015. The island is known for its pristine beaches and amazing beach parties, and also for being overrun with fun Italians in high season. Writing this post has made me want to go back and explore Mykonos all over again!Read More
As you might have seen on my Instagram, Mykonos was one of my favorite trips in all of 2015. I hope all of you guys get a chance to visit someday!
The instant we got off our ferry from Santorini to Mykonos, we noticed the amazing clear blue waters of the adjacent beach. We wanted to jump in right then and there, but had to drop off our bags by the hotel first. We realized that there were only about 3 taxis total on the island, and the best way to get around would be by renting some sort of vehicle. Against common sense and the rental company, Mattia, and everyone else’s grandmas’ suggestions to get a normal-sized car, I insisted we get an ATV (aka quadbike).Read More
For our trip to Santorini, Greece, I surprised Mattia by booking our stay at the Vedema Resort. We were greeted at the airport by the friendliest driver for our complimentary personal shuttle service to the hotel. Once we arrived to check in, we were immediately welcomed with big smiles and refreshments. The warm welcome extended to a bottle of white wine, fresh flowers, and delicious chocolate cake, waiting for us in our suite.Read More
After exploring Athens, Mattia and I flew to Santorini, Greece. Santorini had been a dream destination for me for as long as I could remember. The dream had gotten bigger and greater in the recent years as I'd seen the destination explode in popularity. I was a bit worried--how could the island live up to my lofty expectations?Read More