This full-colour first edition contains deep coverage of both popular and lesser-known Greek islands and the best of Athens, from a unique local perspective
Soak up the sun, dance till dawn, hike through wild forests, or explore Greek history: Escape to the Mediterranean with Moon Greek Islands & Athens.
Choose the right islands for you, with strategic itineraries for different timelines, budgets, and activities, whether you want to lounge on the best beaches, linger in ancient villages, explore the outdoors, or island-hop for a little taste of everythingFocused coverage of Athens and 18 Greek islands, including Santorini, Mykonos, Karpathos, Corfu, Lefkada, and moreUnique experiences and must-see highlights: Marvel at Oia's picturesque blue and white architecture, or take a boat to the birthplace of Apollo. Soak in therapeutic hot springs, hike through lush forests to waterfalls in Samothrace, or hop aboard a boat and discover hidden coves and wild beaches. Learn about local folklore in Olympos, explore Athens' contemporary galleries and ancient ruins, and savor authentic Greek cuisine, from roasted lamb, olives, and dakos to ouzo and fiery shots of rakiInsight from Athens local Sarah Souli on how to experience Greece like an insider, support local businesses and avoid over-tourismFull-colour photos and detailed maps throughoutBackground information on the landscape, history and cultural customs of Greece and each individual islandHandy tools and practical necessities like advice on getting there and getting around and tips for solo travellers, seniors and visitors with disabilities, LGBTQ+ travellers, and families with kidsIn-depth coverage of: Athens, Santorini, Mykonos, Folegandros, Milos, Naxos, Anafi, Karpathos, Rodos, Kalymnos, Samothrace, Ikaria, Lesvos, Alonnisos, Skyros, Corfu, Zakynthos, Lefkada, and Crete
With Moon's practical tips and local know-how, you can experience the best of Athens and the Greek islands.