Hotel Olympia in Thessaloniki, Greece.

Experiencing Thessaloniki Greece and the Luxurious Hotel Olympia

  This article originally appeared on WanderWithWonder.com. When most people think of Greece, they think of the ancient city of Athens, the blue domed roofs of Santorini, and the windmills of Mykonos. On our holiday, we explored Halkidiki, known for its unspoiled landscapes, forested peninsulas, and white sand beaches. To start our journey we began…

Travel Tips for Halkidiki, Greece

Planning a trip to Halkidiki? After exploring this region in Northern Greece, which is one of Greece’s best-kept secrets, I have eight travel tips for Halkidiki to share. They include tips on saving money, tips for reporting stolen goods, tips for a day at the beach, tips for getting to and from the airport, tips for exploring Thessaloniki, and much more.…

Pension Irini in Ouranouplis, Greece.

Pension Irini in Ouranoupolis Greece: Mount Athos Experience

This article originally appeared on WanderWithWonder.com. The “heavenly city” of Ouranoupolis, Greece is known for being the gateway to the monastic community of Mount Athos. Nestled against the blue waters of the Aegean Sea, its picturesque setting includes orange tile-roofed houses, a 14th century Byzantine tower, and long stretches of beach that show off the coastline. I had…