Hiking on Tinos: Helpful Walking Guide to the “Hand-Made” Island
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Hiking on Tinos: Helpful Walking Guide to the “Hand-Made” Island

Like its neighbour next door, Tinos has a number of hiking trails that cover the island. I can’t say enough about hiking on Andros, but Tinos gives you a more typically Cycladic experience. With countless villages of sugar-cube buildings, pretty tavernas and blooming bougainvillaea it’s a stunning island to discover on foot. See also: Tinos…

Tinos Highlight: Walk Up Exomvourgo Hill For History & Fantastic Views
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Tinos Highlight: Walk Up Exomvourgo Hill For History & Fantastic Views

One of the best things you can do during your visit to Tinos island, Greece is to walk up Exomvourgo/Xomoburgo. It’s the impressive granite hill you can see from much of the island. On top of the mountain are the remains of a Venetian castle. And it goes without saying that you get a fantastic…

3 Short Hikes in Naxos to Hidden & Unusual Sites
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3 Short Hikes in Naxos to Hidden & Unusual Sites

I’ve put these historical sites in the hiking in Naxos category as they’re not the most accessible of places. Although these treks are short they’re fairly strenuous. (Or perhaps that’s just how I found them since I lugged 15 stone up and down!) While they’re not exactly secret one of them is definitely hidden and…

Walking in Paros: 5 Short & Enjoyable Walks with Great Views
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Walking in Paros: 5 Short & Enjoyable Walks with Great Views

While you’re there perhaps you feel like doing a bit of walking in Paros to stay active during your holiday. Paros isn’t really a hiking destination like Naxos, Andros or Tinos but there are several trails of varying lengths to appreciate. I’ve picked five short routes that you can enjoy even if you’re not an…

Hiking in Andros Greece – A Paradise for Walkers
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Hiking in Andros Greece – A Paradise for Walkers

Hiking in Andros is such a great experience. Whether you want to walk the 100km Andros Route, enjoy some shorter, circular routes during your stay or something in between, the island is perfect. Andros has a variety of different environments, landscapes and cultural sites to explore. Stunning beaches, ancient paths and lush vegetation from prolific…

Hiking in Naxos: Nature-Lover’s Guide to Walking this Island
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Hiking in Naxos: Nature-Lover’s Guide to Walking this Island

Hiking in Naxos is one of the best things to do on the island. It’s a beautiful, lush place with a variety of different landscapes for you to explore. The routes will take you through whitewashed villages, lush valleys, high peaks, waterfalls and marble paths. You’ll see, hear and smell a variety of flora and…