ADVENTURES

COME SEE Mountain View Reserve, Sydney.

COME SEE Mountain View Reserve, Sydney.

Mountain View is a totally local track. meaning its never crowded. You can skip the loop and head straight to the lookout which takes legit 5 minutes, or you can extend the walk via the hole in the fence along Nepean St and explore the neighbourhood of Waterside.

Nurragingy Reserve Walk, Sydney, Australia

Nurragingy Reserve Walk, Sydney, Australia

NURRAGINGY RESERVE WALK: THE EXPERIENCE.
We would say Nurragingy walk was quite a leisurely one as opposed to some of the other walks we’ve done. The scenery was gorgeous, especially in golden hour.

COME SEE The Nepean River Bridge-to-Bridge Walk, Sydney. Australia.

COME SEE The Nepean River Bridge-to-Bridge Walk, Sydney. Australia.

Officially the Great River Walk, some call this track the bridge to bridge but for us that grew up round these ways, well… it will always be the River Run.

COME SEE Bogey Hole, Newcastle & Hunter, Australia

COME SEE Bogey Hole, Newcastle & Hunter, Australia

BOGEY HOLE: THE GUIDE REGION: Newcastle & Hunter. ACCESSIBILITY: Private car & public transport. BEST TIME TO VISIT: Summer. LOCATION: 1km 0:03 from Newcastle* | 164km or 2:20 From Sydney CBD* Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: 5 minute walk down cliff side stairs from […]

COME SEE Susan Gilmore Beach, Newcastle & Hunter. Australia.

COME SEE Susan Gilmore Beach, Newcastle & Hunter. Australia.

I don’t know who Susan is, but she must have been some lady to have one of the best beaches in Newcastle named after her.

COME SEE The Newcastle Vegan Market, Newcastle & Hunter. Australia.

COME SEE The Newcastle Vegan Market, Newcastle & Hunter. Australia.

The Newcastle Vegan market is a great opportunity for anyone experimenting with meat free alternatives as well as any foodie in general.

COME SEE NARU BEACH, Newcastle & Hunter.

COME SEE NARU BEACH, Newcastle & Hunter.

Tucked away down a gravel/dirt track is a well kept local secret. It’s a hidden beach on the banks of Lake Macquarie with water so clear it could be likened to the Whitsundays….no joke!

COME SEE Caves Beach, Newcastle & Hunter. Australia.

COME SEE Caves Beach, Newcastle & Hunter. Australia.

We entered via the largest cave following a large crevice out to the beach on the other side. The light that crept in highlighted the texture of the walls as well as all the footprints in the sand.

COME SEE Little Beach, Bouddi National Park, Central Coast. Australia.

COME SEE Little Beach, Bouddi National Park, Central Coast. Australia.

We visited Little Beach toward the end of our day at Bouddi National Park and it was a lovely little treat at the end of the day to just chillllll.

COME SEE The Putty Beach to Bullimah Coastal Walk, Central Coast. Australia.

COME SEE The Putty Beach to Bullimah Coastal Walk, Central Coast. Australia.

The colours in the rocks are absolutely gorgeous, unusual and striking. I had an immediate impulse to pick up a paintbrush and start creating.

COME SEE Firopotamos Beach, Milos, Greece.

COME SEE Firopotamos Beach, Milos, Greece.

With a shoreline of colorful fisherman’s houses called ‘wires’ and that turquoise blue Cycladic sea, Firopotamos was one to remember.

COME SEE Alogomandra Beach, Milos, Greece.

COME SEE Alogomandra Beach, Milos, Greece.

What more could ya girls want?! If you know us, you’ll know… a secret beach is like finding gold. WE LOVE IT! You just have to follow the shoreline to the right, down a small set of stairs and you’ll be right in the heart of Paradiso.

COME SEE Papafargas Beach, Milos, Greece.

COME SEE Papafargas Beach, Milos, Greece.

PAPAFARGAS BEACH: THE GUIDE REGION: South Aegean ACCESSIBILITY: By car, quad or local bus BEST TIME TO VISIT: At the end of ‘tourist season’ – late September LOCATION: 14 mins from Milos Port| Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: N/A TIME REQUIRED: 1 hour + […]

COME SEE Tsigrado Beach, Milos, Greece.

COME SEE Tsigrado Beach, Milos, Greece.

TSIGRADO BEACH: THE GUIDE REGION: South Aegean ACCESSIBILITY: By car, quad or local bus BEST TIME TO VISIT: At the end of ‘tourist season’ – late September LOCATION: 20 mins from Milos Port| Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: N/A TIME REQUIRED: 1 hour + […]

COME SEE Voudia Beach, Milos. Greece.

COME SEE Voudia Beach, Milos. Greece.

It’s a beautiful shoreline and we heard there are even some caves here to be explored which may require some climbing and swimming in high tide. If you’re looking for a large open beach that’s a lot more private then this spot is definitely for you!

COME SEE The Santorini Sunset, Greece.

COME SEE The Santorini Sunset, Greece.

Every night is a show of colours from rich oranges to sweet pinky purples and dusk seems to extend for eternity here too – and by eternity I mean like 15-20 minutes after the sun has gone!!

COME SEE Sarakiniko Beach, Milos, Greece.

COME SEE Sarakiniko Beach, Milos, Greece.

SARAKINIKO BEACH: THE GUIDE REGION: South Aegean ACCESSIBILITY: Car, Scooter, ATV or Local Bus BEST TIME TO VISIT:Late August – End of September LOCATION: 9 mins from Milos Port | Google Maps Location WALKING DISTANCE: 5 min walk from parking TIME REQUIRED: As long as […]

COME SEE Oia to Fira Hike, Santorini, Greece.

COME SEE Oia to Fira Hike, Santorini, Greece.

OIA TO FIRA HIKE: THE GUIDE REGION: South Aegean ACCESSIBILITY: By foot only BEST TIME TO VISIT: Sunrise/set to beat the heat | Late August – End of September LOCATION: Start in either Oia or Fira | Oia Location – Fira Location WALKING DISTANCE: 10km […]

COME SEE Red Beach, Santorini, Greece.

COME SEE Red Beach, Santorini, Greece.

RED 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: 20 minute drive from Fira | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: N/A TIME REQUIRED: As long […]

COME SEE Ammoudi Bay, Santorini, Greece.

COME SEE Ammoudi Bay, Santorini, Greece.

AMMOUDI BAY: THE GUIDE REGION: South Aegean ACCESSIBILITY: Car, Scooter or ATV BEST TIME TO VISIT: End of peak season | Late August – End of September LOCATION: 30 minute drive from Fira | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: N/A TIME REQUIRED: As long […]

COME SEE Vlychada Beach, Santorini, Greece.

COME SEE Vlychada Beach, Santorini, Greece.

VLYCHADA 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: 17 minute drive from Fira | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: N/A TIME REQUIRED: As long […]

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.

It’s by far the easiest *climb I’ve done and anybody that attempts it is rewarded with an instant hit that makes the pupils dilate similar to the sugar rush a kid gets after downing red cordial.

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 […]