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Any tips on greek island hopping?

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Please advise on what to do March 27 friday-April 3 friday.
10 years ago, November 30th 2008 No: 1 Msg: #56046  
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My niece and I will be in Greece on March 27 , a friday, leaving April 3, the following friday. Checked out the cruises visiting Santorini and Mykonos and found most sail out of Athens on fridays (which we can't do, since we arrive on a friday) or mondays (which then get back on a friday, which we again can't do coz we depart athens on a friday). This leaves us no choice but to do our visit of the 2 islands on our own. So my question is : are there any ferry passes good for a week? I thought we can island-hop and stay in the island we fancy. And is it easy to get accommodations around end March-early April? Reply to this

10 years ago, December 3rd 2008 No: 2 Msg: #56337  
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march april is actually the slow season in the islands... we stayed for 15 a head in a house on the beach in mykonos... everyone had a bed too.

i went into athens and based my trip around the ferries, but i recall them sailing all the time and not just on certain days... i have a blog about the some greece travel

island hoping doesnt really work, i dont think there are any that go between the islands, wow im not much help haha Reply to this

10 years ago, December 3rd 2008 No: 3 Msg: #56341  
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Hey, that's ok. We'd probably concentrate on santorini and check out the B&Bs in the area, then ferry back to Athens through Mykonos. I'd check out your blog in a while, maybe I can pick up more tips there. LOL. But really, thanks. Reply to this

10 years ago, December 5th 2008 No: 4 Msg: #56615  
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Aah, Mykonos. What a terrific island. I stayed there a little over a year ago. I absolutely have to recommend a great place to stay. I've sent three friends there from the US and everyone has loved it. It's a budget-friendly place. The owner's name is Yiannis and his email is . It's called Hotel Omiros.
I'm nearly positive he remembers me, as we played guitar out on the deck overlooking the water and had a terrific time. Might be worth a mention 😊

Other than that, Santorini. It's so amazing, words can't do it justice.
Best of luck.
-Zank
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10 years ago, December 5th 2008 No: 5 Msg: #56622  
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Thanks, zank. Will get in touch with Yiannis. Reply to this

9 years ago, January 10th 2010 No: 6 Msg: #99042  
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i can see on your profile picture that you come main land of Greece. Have you been in Athens too? its really nice city with a lot of extraordinary places. i hope you will visit Greece soon its worth of it 😊
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9 years ago, May 22nd 2010 No: 7 Msg: #111505  
dear Liliram sure you must to come for a trip or some days in skiathos -you know?
is the home island from the Mamma Mia movie
is really a small paradise in the blue aegean sea
best regards i wait your news
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5 years ago, January 28th 2014 No: 8 Msg: #178959  
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Skopelos is a beautiful island to visit you re gonna never forget your time there very next to Skiathos
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