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10 tips to plan an amazing trip to the Greek islands

Our week-long trip to the Greek islands was wonderful! Here are the top tips I share with anyone planning a trip there: Find a cheap ticket!  My ticket from Seattle into Mykonos was $422! Thanks, Scott's Cheap Flights! Greece flights seem to go on sale often enough that if you're flexible with your timing, you… Continue reading 10 tips to plan an amazing trip to the Greek islands

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Episode 15: Mykonos, Greece

Listen here, or now on iTunes and Stitcher! Our last (and also mini-first) stop in Greece was on Mykonos. We stayed at - and would not recommend - Thomas Hotel the first two nights. At the end of the stay we were in Ornos Beach at Yiannaki Hotel, which we enjoyed.Restaurants: Alegro, KaterinaSights to see in Mykonos include any… Continue reading Episode 15: Mykonos, Greece

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Episode 14: Paros, Greece

Listen here, or now on iTunes and Stitcher!  We spent two days on Paros in Naoussa. We stayed at Manis Inn on Piperi Naoussa Beach. It was a bit windy, the more protected beach across the way is Monastiri Beach. Restaurants: Mediterraneo, Vitsadakis, Moraitis Winery, Aranto (in Lefkes), Gelateria S. Cream   We hiked the Byzantine Path and… Continue reading Episode 14: Paros, Greece

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Episode 13: Naxos and Greek Ferries

Listen here, or now on iTunes and Stitcher!  Our first stop on our Greek islands tour was Naxos. We stayed at - and loved - Naxos Dream Studios, which is just about on Agios Georgios Beach. We used Booking.com to reserve all our hotels for the trip. Use this link for $20 toward your own booking. Restaurants: Scirocco,… Continue reading Episode 13: Naxos and Greek Ferries

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Episode 9: Living Abroad (Brazil)

Listen here, or now on iTunes and Stitcher!  Living abroad in Brazil, with Emily's brother, Adam Taylor Adam has lived in Brazil for the last eight years. Currently, Adam lives in Porto Alegre in the southern-most state of Brazil, Rio Grande do Sol. When Emily traveled to Brazil in 2015, they visited: Iguazu Falls Itaipu Dam Brazil's wine… Continue reading Episode 9: Living Abroad (Brazil)