For many travelers, the Greek Islands represent the ultimate Mediterranean getaway. Spectacular full-color images of impossibly blue seas, whitewashed alleyways draped in pink bougainvillea, and famous historical sites add a special dimension to Fodor's Greek Islands. Helpful tools such as an at-a-glance Island Finder and a cruise chapter make it easy for travelers to plan their perfect trip. Also included is full coverage of the big-city wonders of Athens.
EXPANDED COVERAGE: New coverage of historic Syros in the Cyclades, as well as expanded dining and lodging recommendations in such popular destinations as Mykonos and Santorini give travelers more choices.
ILLUSTRATED FEATURES: Full-color features on such topics as Greece's best beaches, Greek cuisine, Santorini's storied history, and Greece's long wine-making tradition illuminate the most distinctive aspects of the Greek Islands.
INDISPENSABLE TRIP PLANNING TOOLS: Each chapter opens with an orientation spread that includes a map, short descriptions of each region, and the "Top Reasons to Go." Tips on picking the perfect island, helpful itineraries to help visitors make the most of their time, and more assist a wide range of travelers. A helpful chapter on cruising the islands makes finding the perfect cruise line easy.
DISCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS: Fodor's Greek Islands offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their time. Fodor's Choice designates our best picks, from hotels to nightlife. INCLUDES: Corfu, Crete, Rhodes, Hydra, Lesvos, Mykonos, Santorini, Naxos, Paros, Athens, and more.
ABOUT FODOR'S AUTHORS: Each Fodor's travel guide is researched and written by local experts and veteran travelers to the Greek Islands.