ADVENTURES

COME SEE Agia Theodoti, Ios, Greece.

COME SEE Agia Theodoti, Ios, Greece.

AGIA THEODOTI: THE GUIDE REGION: South Aegean ACCESSIBILITY: Car, Scooter or ATV BEST TIME TO VISIT: End of peak season |Late August – End of September LOCATION: 17 mins from Chora | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: N/A TIME REQUIRED: As long as you […]

COME SEE Mylopotas Beach, Ios, Greece.

COME SEE Mylopotas Beach, Ios, Greece.

MYLOPOTAS BEACH: THE GUIDE REGION: South Aegean ACCESSIBILITY: Car, bike/scooter or ATV BEST TIME TO VISIT: End of ‘tourist season’ | Late August – September LOCATION: 6 mins from Chora | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: N/A TIME REQUIRED: As long as you like […]

COME SEE Kalamos Beach, Ios, Greece.

COME SEE Kalamos Beach, Ios, Greece.

KALAMOS BEACH: THE GUIDE REGION: South Aegean. ACCESSIBILITY: Car, Scooter or ATV. BEST TIME TO VISIT: End of peak season | Late August – End of September. LOCATION: 43 mins from Chora | See location on Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: Parking is practically on the […]

COME SEE the 3 best places to watch the sun set in Ios, Greece.

COME SEE the 3 best places to watch the sun set in Ios, Greece.

The 3 Best Sunset Spots in Ios, Greece. When in Ios, one must sunset. They’re too beautiful to miss and I would even go as far to say that they’re on par with Santorini sunsets. Yeah, Santorini! They come in all kinds of orangey, pinky, […]

COME SEE Panagia Gremiotissa AKA 4 Churches Hill Sunset, Ios. Greece.

COME SEE Panagia Gremiotissa AKA 4 Churches Hill Sunset, Ios. Greece.

PANAGIA GREMIOTISSA SUNSET: THE GUIDE REGION: South Aegean. ACCESSIBILITY: Car, Scooter, ATV or Local Bus. BEST TIME TO VISIT: End of peak season | Late August – End of September | For sunset, arrive 15 mins before to get a good spot. LOCATION: In the […]

COME SEE Odysseas Elytis Theatre & Secret Sunset SPot, Ios. Greece.

COME SEE Odysseas Elytis Theatre & Secret Sunset SPot, Ios. Greece.

IOS AMPHITHEATRE & SECRET SUNSET: THE GUIDE REGION: South Aegean. ACCESSIBILITY: Car, Scooter, or ATV BEST TIME TO VISIT: End of peak season | Late August – End of September | Sunset LOCATION: 5 mins from Chora | See location on Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: […]

COME SEE Belvedere Sunset Spot, Ios, Greece.

COME SEE Belvedere Sunset Spot, Ios, Greece.

BELVEDERE SUNSET SPOT: THE GUIDE REGION: South Aegean. ACCESSIBILITY: Car, Scooter, ATV or Local Bus. BEST TIME TO VISIT: End of peak season | Late August – End of September. LOCATION: 2 min drive & 6 min walk from Chora | See location on Google […]

COME SEE Sculpture By The Sea Bondi, Sydney. Australia.

COME SEE Sculpture By The Sea Bondi, Sydney. Australia.

SCULPTURE BY THE SEA: THE GUIDE REIGON: Sydney ACCESSIBILITY: Public & private transport. The coastal walk is not wheel chair friendly and has a few steep staircases. BEST TIME TO VISIT: Sunrise to beat the crowds, Midday to enjoy the sun. LOCATION:  7km from Central Station|5 minute walk […]

COME SEE the Express Boat Tour Ios, Greece.

COME SEE the Express Boat Tour Ios, Greece.

As told by Jackie Te-Aroha. In Ios there’s definitely no shortage of amazing beaches and bays you can visit by bus, car & ATV but sometimes, sometimes there are those places that just can’t be reached via public roads. Those times call for boat tours! […]

COME SEE Psathi Beach, Ios, Greece.

COME SEE Psathi Beach, Ios, Greece.

PSATHI BEACH: THE EXPERIENCE REGION: South Aegean. ACCESSIBILITY: Car, Scooter, ATV or Local Bus. BEST TIME TO VISIT: End of peak season | Late August – End of September. LOCATION: 29 mins from Chora | See location on Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: Parking is practically […]

COME SEE Koumbara Beach, Ios Greece.

COME SEE Koumbara Beach, Ios Greece.

KOUMBARA BEACH: THE GUIDE REGION: South Agean. ACCESSIBILITY: Car, Scooter, ATV or Local Bus. BEST TIME TO VISIT: Late August to September. LOCATION: 12 minute drive from Chora | View on google maps WALKING DISTANCE: N/A TIME REQUIRED: Entitely up to you 🙂 TOURIST RATING: Can get VERY touristy in July/August ALOT quieter in September. KOUMBARA BEACH: […]

COME SEE Manganari Beach, Ios, Greece.

COME SEE Manganari Beach, Ios, Greece.

MANGANARI BEACH: THE GUIDE REGION: South Aegean. ACCESSIBILITY: Car, Scooter, ATV or Local Bus. BEST TIME TO VISIT: End of peak season | Late August – End of September. LOCATION: 40 mins from Chora | See location on Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: N/A TIME REQUIRED: […]

COME SEE Kolitsani Beach, Ios, Greece.

COME SEE Kolitsani Beach, Ios, Greece.

KOLITSANI BEACH: THE GUIDE REGION: South Agean. ACCESSIBILITY: Car, Scooter or ATV BEST TIME TO VISIT: Late August to September. LOCATION: 5 minute drive from Chora | View on google maps WALKING DISTANCE: 10 – 15 minute walk from parking area. TIME REQUIRED: Entirely up to you. TOURIST RATING: Not the most […]

COME SEE Mount Zas, Naxos. Greece.

COME SEE Mount Zas, Naxos. Greece.

Mount Zas: THE EXPERIENCE REGION: South Aegean ACCESSIBILITY: Car, bike/scooter or ATV BEST TIME TO VISIT: Early morning til brunch LOCATION:  Two starting points – Agia Marina – Open in Google Maps |Aria Springs – Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: 7 km return from Agia Marina | 12.8 […]

4 Must Visit Mountain Villages in Naxos. Greece.

4 Must Visit Mountain Villages in Naxos. Greece.

4 MOUNTAIN VILLAGES IN NAXOS Want more from your visit to Naxos than what the old town, it’s boutiques and sandy shorelines with turquoise waters has to offer? Perfect, then swap that Icy Spritz for a set keys because we have the perfect day trip […]

COME SEE Agia Anna Beach, Naxos Greece.

COME SEE Agia Anna Beach, Naxos Greece.

AGIA ANNA BEACH: THE GUIDE REGION: South Agean ACCESSIBILITY: Hired vehicle or local bus. BEST TIME TO VISIT: September | Spend the day then head to St. Nicolas church for sunset. LOCATION: 15 mins from port | Google Maps Location TOURIST RATING: 5/10 not too […]

COME SEE Filoti, Naxos. Greece.

COME SEE Filoti, Naxos. Greece.

FILOTI: THE GUIDE REGION: South Aegean ACCESSIBILITY: Hired vehicle, buses available during summer. BEST TIME TO VISIT: 10am-6pm. LOCATION: 33 mins from Naxos Port | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: N/A TIME REQUIRED:  1 hour max, unless you plan to eat. TOURIST RATING: Not […]

COME SEE Apeiranthos, Naxos Greece.

COME SEE Apeiranthos, Naxos Greece.

APEIRANTHOS: THE GUIDE REGION: South Aegean ACCESSIBILITY: Hired vehicle or local bus BEST TIME TO VISIT: Month of September | During the day LOCATION: 47 mins from Naxos port| Open in Google Maps TIME REQUIRED: 1 hour WALKING DISTANCE: N/A TOURIST RATING:  Popular spot for a quick stop APEIRANTHOS: THE EXPERIENCE […]

COME SEE Chalkio Village, Naxos. Greece.

COME SEE Chalkio Village, Naxos. Greece.

CHALKIO VILLAGE: THE GUIDE REGION: South Aegean ACCESSIBILITY: Car, bike/scooter or ATV BEST TIME TO VISIT: Early morning til brunch LOCATION: 31 mins from Naxos port| Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: N/A TIME REQUIRED: 1 hour TOURIST RATING:  Popular spot for a quick stop OUR TIPS:Go early, leave early. CHALKIO VILLAGE: THE EXPERIENCE […]

COME SEE The 3 Best Sunset Spots In Naxos, Greece.

COME SEE The 3 Best Sunset Spots In Naxos, Greece.

1. THE TEMPLE OF APOLLO LOCATION: Open in Google Maps The Portara, or the Great Door is a giant marble doorway that stands proudly as the main monument of Naxos. It was built in the 6th century BC as the temple of Apollo. The temple […]

COME SEE 6 Of The Best Beaches In Paros, Paros Greece.

COME SEE 6 Of The Best Beaches In Paros, Paros Greece.

Before I start Ill just let you know the difference between a common term used around beaches in Europe… Organised – A hotel/resort and or restaurant/bar will be on the beach. These places typically charging fees for sunbeds or some include them if you order […]

COME SEE Captain Ben’s Island Tour, Paros Greece

COME SEE Captain Ben’s Island Tour, Paros Greece

CAPTAIN BEN’S ISLAND TOUR: THE GUIDE REGION: South Aegean ACCESSIBILITY: Hired vehicle or bus to Pounta Port BEST TIME TO VISIT: August – September LOCATION: Pick up Pounta Port WALKING DISTANCE: N/A TIME REQUIRED: 10am to 5pm TOURIST RATING: N/A COST: €50 per person OUR […]

COME SEE Paros Park, Paros. Greece.

COME SEE Paros Park, Paros. Greece.

PAROS PARK: THE GUIDE REGION: South Agean ACCESSIBILITY: Car, bike, ATV or taxi from Naousa Town. BEST TIME TO VISIT: Summer, 5pm til sunset. LOCATION: 16 min drive from Naousa Harbour | 22 mins from Parikia Port| Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: Aprox. 50 mins (Route 3) TIME REQUIRED: 1-2 hours […]

COME SEE Lefkes, Paros Greece.

COME SEE Lefkes, Paros Greece.

LEFKES VILLAGE: THE GUIDE REGION: South Agean. ACCESSIBILITY: Car, Scooter, ATV or Bus to get to village entrance then walking only. BEST TIME TO VISIT: Late August to September. LOCATION: 17 minute drive from Parikia Port | View on google maps WALKING DISTANCE: 2 minute […]

COME SEE Naousa, Paros. Greece.

COME SEE Naousa, Paros. Greece.

NAOUSSA TOWN: THE GUIDE REGION: Paros Island ACCESSIBILITY: Car & Bus. Some areas pedestrian only. BEST TIME TO VISIT: Summer evenings LOCATION: 17 minute drive from Parakia Port | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: N/A TIME REQUIRED: 4-8 hours. TOURIST RATING: Busy harbour front […]

COME SEE Antiparos. Greece.

COME SEE Antiparos. Greece.

Antiparos Island: THE GUIDE REGION: Cyclades ACCESSIBILITY: A seven minute ferry trip from Paros then hired bicycle, scooter, ATV or car from Antiparos. Some people also just walk! BEST TIME TO VISIT: Late August through to late September for less crowds and great weather. Get […]

COME SEE Areopagus Hill, Athens. Greece.

COME SEE Areopagus Hill, Athens. Greece.

Areopagus Hill: THE GUIDE REIGON: Athens ACCESSIBILITY: By taxi or private vehicle to the nearest road then walk. BEST TIME TO VISIT: Sunset. LOCATION: 11 minutes by car from Syntagma Square |8 minute walk from Monastiraki Square Location on Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: 10 minutes […]

5 Must-Eats in Athens, Greece.

5 Must-Eats in Athens, Greece.

5 Must-Eats in Athens, Greece With the short amount of time we’ve spent in Athens thus far, we have still managed to try some of the tastiest food we’ve had. Without any further adieu… here are our most loved, top 5 meals in Athens! 1. […]

COME SEE Monastiraki Flea Market, Athens. Greece.

COME SEE Monastiraki Flea Market, Athens. Greece.

MONASTIRAKI FLEA MARKET: THE GUIDE  REIGON: Athens ACCESSIBILITY: Metro, bus, taxi & private vehicle BEST TIME TO VISIT: Sunday’s have extra stalls, go early to avoid crowds. Market is open 8am – 6pm daily. LOCATION: 11 minute drive from Syntagma Square | Location on Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: Approx. 200m from […]

COME SEE Mount Lycabettus, Athens. Greece.

COME SEE Mount Lycabettus, Athens. Greece.

Mount Lycabettus: THE GUIDE REIGON: Athens ACCESSIBILITY: By taxi or private vehicle to stairs then walk or walk entirely BEST TIME TO VISIT: Sunset or sunrise, whatever tickles your fancy LOCATION: 15 minutes by car from Syntagma Square | Location on Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: […]

COME SEE Plaka District, Athens. Greece.

COME SEE Plaka District, Athens. Greece.

Plaka District: THE GUIDE REGION: Athens ACCESSIBILITY: By taxi or private vehicle. Most lanes are pedestrian access only. BEST TIME TO VISIT: Its generally quieter in the morning LOCATION: 7min walk from Syntagma Square | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: Up to you TIME […]

COME SEE The Acropolis, Athens. Greece.

COME SEE The Acropolis, Athens. Greece.

Acropolis of Athens: THE GUIDE REGION: Athens ACCESSIBILITY: By metro or taxi to the entrance and then by foot only. BEST TIME TO VISIT: Open 8am-8pm everyday, but go early especially in summer. LOCATION: 8min drive or 20min walk from Syntagma Square | Open in […]

COME SEE The Glebe Market, Sydney, Australia.

COME SEE The Glebe Market, Sydney, Australia.

THE GLEBE MARKETS: THE GUIDE REGION: Sydney ACCESSIBILITY: Private vehicles & public transport BEST TIME TO VISIT: 10am – 4pm every Saturday LOCATION: 7 mins from Sydney CBD | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: 400m one way TIME REQUIRED: 1-2 hours. TOURIST RATING: Not […]

COME SEE The Rocks Night Market, Sydney. Australia.

COME SEE The Rocks Night Market, Sydney. Australia.

THE ROCKS NIGHT MARKET: THE GUIDE REGION: Sydney ACCESSIBILITY: Private vehicles & public transport BEST TIME TO VISIT: 10am-10pm Friday-Sunday from May 24 til June 15. LOCATION: 7 mins from Sydney CBD | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: 400m one way TIME REQUIRED: 1-2 […]

COME SEE The Blue Pool Swimming Hole, Blue Mountains. Australia.

COME SEE The Blue Pool Swimming Hole, Blue Mountains. Australia.

BLUE POOL SWIMMING HOLE : THE GUIDE REGION: Blue Mountains, Australia. ACCESSIBILITY: Open all year round via private transport. BEST TIME TO VISIT: Glenbrook entrance gates open 8.30am-7pm Oct-Apr and 8:30am-6pm the rest of the year. First Sunday in October to first Sunday in April 8.30am […]

COME SEE The Finders Keepers Market, Sydney. Australia.

COME SEE The Finders Keepers Market, Sydney. Australia.

FINDERS KEEPERS MARKET: THE GUIDE REGION: Sydney ACCESSIBILITY: Public transport is the best option. BEST TIME TO VISIT: The Cutaway is an event venue located within a harbour front shopping and dining precinct. LOCATION: 7 Mins Sydney CBD | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: […]

A Weekend Away In Jervis Bay

A Weekend Away In Jervis Bay

Mermaids Inlet Mermaids Inlet is located along the south coast of Currarong. An inlet of crashing waves forming against tall, jagged sandstone cliffs and rock formations is what to expect. To start your small journey, you’ll park in a car park at the end of […]

COME SEE Fingal Beach and Split, Hunter. Australia.

COME SEE Fingal Beach and Split, Hunter. Australia.

FINGAL BEACH AND SPLIT: THE GUIDE REGION: Hunter Region ACCESSIBILITY: Private car, limited access via public transport BEST TIME TO VISIT: Summer (Dec-Feb)| Temps average 17-30 Celcius. LOCATION: 2:49mins from Sydney CBD | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: 2km from mainland Fingal beach to […]

COME SEE The Tomaree Head Summit Walk, Hunter. Australia.

COME SEE The Tomaree Head Summit Walk, Hunter. Australia.

TOMAREE HEAD SUMMIT WALK: THE GUIDE REGION: Hunter Region ACCESSIBILITY: Private car, limited access via public transport. BEST TIME TO VISIT: Summer (Dec-Feb)| Temps average 17-28 Celcius. LOCATION: 2:49mins from Sydney CBD | 1:05mins from Wollongong | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: 2.2km return […]

COME SEE The Minnamurra Headland Coastal Walk + Lookout, Illawarra. Australia.

COME SEE The Minnamurra Headland Coastal Walk + Lookout, Illawarra. Australia.

MINNAMURRA HEADLAND COASTAL WALK: THE GUIDE REGION: Illawarra ACCESSIBILITY: Private car, limited access via public transport. BEST TIME TO VISIT: Summer (Dec-Feb)| Temps average 17-27 degrees LOCATION: 1:45 mins from Sydney CBD | 29 mins from Wollongong | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: 2km […]

Rose Bay to Watsons Bay + Sydney Harbour National Park, Sydney. Australia.

Rose Bay to Watsons Bay + Sydney Harbour National Park, Sydney. Australia.

The contouring of the land and ocean around Sydney makes it the perfect for those that enjoy coastal walks. After testing the waters with the 6km Bondi to Coogee trail we were keen to get out and try another. We decided upon the 8km track between Rose Bay and Watsons Bay that offered some incredible vantage points over Sydney Harbour

COME SEE Killalea State Park (The Farm + Mystics + Minnamurra), Illawarra. Australia.

COME SEE Killalea State Park (The Farm + Mystics + Minnamurra), Illawarra. Australia.

KILLALEA STATE PARK: THE GUIDE REGION: Sydney ACCESSIBILITY: Private car, limited access via public transport. BEST TIME TO VISIT: Summer (Dec-Feb)| Temps average 17-27 degrees LOCATION: 2.5hrs from Sydney CBD | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: 5-10minutes down, 10-15 minutes up. 1 km along […]

COME SEE Bondi to Coogee Coastal Walk, Sydney. Australia.

COME SEE Bondi to Coogee Coastal Walk, Sydney. Australia.

BONDI TO COOGEE COASTAL WALK: THE GUIDE REGION: Sydney ACCESSIBILITY: Private vehicles & public transport BEST TIME TO VISIT: Spring/Summer | Temps ranging from anywhere from 23 – 35 degrees LOCATION: 20 mins from Sydney CBD | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: 6 km one […]

COME SEE Maquinit Hot Springs, Coron. Philippines.

COME SEE Maquinit Hot Springs, Coron. Philippines.

MAQUINIT HOT SPRINGS: THE GUIDE REGION: Palawan Province ACCESSIBILITY: Via hired motorbike/scooter | Jeepney | Tricycle BEST TIME TO VISIT: During the cool season (Oct – Feb) | temp ranging from around 21 – 32 degrees LOCATION: 20 min drive from | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: 2 min walk from […]

COME SEE Mt Tapyas, Coron. Philippines.

COME SEE Mt Tapyas, Coron. Philippines.

MT TAPYAS: THE GUIDE REGION: Palawan Province ACCESSIBILITY: Via hired scooter or local tricycle ride BEST TIME TO VISIT: During the cool season (Oct – Feb) | temp ranging from around 21 – 32 degrees LOCATION: Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: 20 – 30 mins depending how fit […]

COME SEE Nacpan Beach, El Nido. Philippines.

COME SEE Nacpan Beach, El Nido. Philippines.

NACPAN BEACH: THE GUIDE REGION: Palawan Province ACCESSIBILITY: Via hired motorbike/scooter | Jeepney | Tricycle BEST TIME TO VISIT: During the cool season (Oct – Feb) | temp ranging from around 21 – 32 degrees LOCATION: 45 mins from El Nido town center | Open in Google […]

COME SEE Island Loop Tour, Coron. Philippines.

COME SEE Island Loop Tour, Coron. Philippines.

ISLAND LOOP TOUR, CORON: THE GUIDE REGION: Palawan Province ACCESSIBILITY: Via private hired boat or group boat tour booking BEST TIME TO VISIT: During the cool season (Oct – Feb) | temp ranging from around 21 – 32 degrees LOCATION: Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: A lot more […]

COME SEE Duli Beach, El Nido. Philippines.

COME SEE Duli Beach, El Nido. Philippines.

DULI BEACH: THE GUIDE REGION: Romblon Province ACCESSIBILITY: Via hired motorbike/scooter | Jeepney | Tricycle BEST TIME TO VISIT: During the cool season (Oct – Feb) | temp ranging from around 21 – 32 degrees LOCATION: Approx 1 hour from El Nido | Open in Google Maps […]

6 Adventurous things to do In Palawan, Philippines.

6 Adventurous things to do In Palawan, Philippines.

Palawan is made for water lovers with approximately 1,780 islands. There’s no wonder that the main activities undertaken here are day tours to the closest and most accessible areas. We did our fare share of day-trips during our short stay but Palawan has so much […]

11 incredible experiences that will make you want to pack up and move to the Romblon Province, Philippines

11 incredible experiences that will make you want to pack up and move to the Romblon Province, Philippines

Getting here can be a challenge but once arrived, you’ll be rewarded 10 times over by the fact that the land is still largely untouched by tourism so you’ll get an authentic Philippine experience. You’ll meet friendly locals, swim beneath crisp waterfalls, take day trips […]