Best restaurants in Mykonos

10 best restaurants in Mykonos

From traditional taverns to creative fusion dining, Mykonos has an excellent food scene. While the highest concentration of restaurants are clustered in Mykonos Town (“Chora"), you’ll find at least one decent p...
Things to do in Mykonos

Top things to do in Mykonos

Mykonos may be the Cyclades’ star-studded party island, but there’s more to do than hit the clubs. Look beyond the maze-like core of Mykonos Town and the icing-sugar beaches to discover archaeological wonders a...
Best beaches in Mykonos

10 best beaches in Mykonos

From tiny, remote coves to yawning sandy stretches, beaches of all shapes and sizes make up Mykonos’ coastline. The southern strips are the most popular – and often more crowded – while the northern gems are mo...
Beach bucket list

Beach Bucket List: 24 of Europe’s Best Beaches

Sun, sea, sand… sometimes there’s nothing better than a beach holiday. Escaping the crowded public transport, miserable rainy days and manic school runs at home in favour of kicking back on a sun lounger, readi...
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Top 10 Things to Do in Cyprus

While Cyprus’ stunning beaches are often its main calling card, scratch beneath the surface and you’ll discover ancient treasures, dramatic landscapes and grandiose architecture. From off-grid mountain biking t...
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Cyprus Travel Guide: Discover a Rich Culture

Cyprus is a tapestry of sublime beaches, ancient wonders and dramatic landscapes. Vibrant towns and sleepy villages are tucked into the folds of vineyard-dotted mountains, where locals share their culinary trad...
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10 Best Beaches in Cyprus

Often topping the ranking for the ratio of Blue Flag-awarded beaches, Cyprus has no fewer than 65 stretches adorned with the prestigious accolade. The island is perfect for combining a slice of history with bea...
kefalonia travel guide

Kefalonia Travel Guide: A Greek Oasis

Although Kefalonia is the largest of the Ionian Islands, it’s also the least trodden. Once overlooked for Corfu and Zante, this jigsaw piece-shaped island is stepping out of the shadows of its siblings. And wit...
Things to do in Kefalonia

Top Things to Do in Kefalonia

Kefalonia’s fine shingle stretches, bleached white in the sun and lapped by pale teal waters, tend to steal the show – but there’s more than just beaches in Kefalonia.  Underground lakes, stalactite-framed...
things to do in Madeira out of season

Things to Do in Madeira out of Season

Madeira should be considered a holiday destination at any time of year. As a result of its mountainous landscape, Madeira has a microclimate, which allows guests to experience temperatures of 20 degrees Celsius...
Northern France

Top 5 Places to Visit in Northern France

Sadly, Northern France is often overlooked when planning a French getaway, while Southern France never fails to be a popular choice for family holidays and romantic retreats. However, here at Oliver's Trav...
Northern France Travel Guide

Northern France Travel Guide

Most people only see Northern France from behind a car window as they drive south towards postcard-pretty Provence or the chateaux-studded Dordogne. But look beyond the flat, barren expanses edging the A26 to d...
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Top of the Props: Algarve

Alluring tourists since the 60s, the Algarve is famed for its cliffs, scalloped bays and sandy beaches. It's the perfect holiday destination to reconnect with families and friends, especially after a couple of ...
Top 20 chateaux to rent in 2020

Top 20 Chateaux to Rent in 2020

It’s no secret that France is always a hit holiday destination for the whole family. Superb food, breathtaking scenery, world-famous wine and, of course, the romance. But here at Oliver's Travels we like to tak...