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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

Recent Europe reviews

  • Very comfortable for a family of 5

    "Our family of five, including two teenagers, recently spent four nights in this spacious, exceptionally clean and conveniently located apartment. It was ideal for our family size and very comfortable. We really appreciated having 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, and the kitchen was bright and had everything we needed. The Colosseum is just a short walk from the apartment, which made for a convenient start to our first day of sightseeing. We would highly recommend booking tickets online to avoid the long queues. Paolo recommended some very good restaurants just a few minutes' walk from the apartment and also provided a folder with more recommendations for restaurants, pizzerias, and where to find the best gelato (our favourite was Ciampini between the Pantheon and the Spanish Steps…try the mango or banana). There is a metro station less than 10 minutes' walk from the apartment, which made it easy to get to the Vatican (highly recommend pre-booking tickets online to avoid the very long queues, especially for the Sistine Chapel). We had a lovely time in this beautiful city, and Paolo was a great source of information and a very responsive host. He booked our inbound and outbound taxis and even requested that the driver call him when we left the airport so he could meet us at the apartment when we arrived. The taxi service was very prompt and reliable. We would highly recommend this property."
    Guest: Michelle L. Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: April 8, 2015
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  • Authentique Bretagne

    "La maison est simple et authentique, les propriétaires très sympathiques et accueillants et la région riche et magnifique. C'est la Vraie Bretagne, paysages, légendes, folklore et culture... Nous avons passé un séjour merveilleux. Merci à nos hôtes."
    Guest: Anne D. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 8, 2014
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Greece Travel Tips

Best Time of Year to Travel to Greece Vacation Rentals

Greece enjoys a mild Mediterranean climate with little regional variation. Summers are typically hot and dry, and rain occurs mostly in the cooler winter months. For at least seven months of the year, Greece enjoys a warm climate. The most pleasant months are generally May to June and September to October. July and August can get particularly hot, and you will find that most locals make use of a midday siesta to avoid the extreme heat. Many shops and restaurants close between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. which can be inconvenient if you are not aware of this. If you want to enjoy the warm climate and beaches, summertime is definitely the best time to visit Greece. If you have more of an interest in Greek culture and history then you may enjoy traveling in the off-peak season. Many of the major sites are found in and around the capital Athens which can get very crowded during the busy tourist season. It’s often more pleasant to travel around in slightly cooler weather and you can linger longer at the sites and attractions that interest you.

Traveling to Greece Villas

To get to Greece, there are number of different transport options. For travelers from North America or northern Europe, it will be most convenient to fly into Athens and from there connect on to your domestic destination. The Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport is located in Sparta which is just outside of Athens. The airport is the country’s busiest and hosts several international airlines. There are regular daily scheduled flights between Athens and most European cities. Travelers from North America and other parts of the world may need to route via London, Amsterdam or Madrid and then connect to Athens. For visitors from the eastern parts of Europe, there are good rail connections with Thessaloniki which is Greece’s main rail hub. During the summer months, there are frequent ferry connections between Greece and its neighboring countries. Many cruise ships also visit the Greek isles and this is a great way to explore the Mediterranean coast.

Popular Attractions near Greece Holiday Rentals

Depending on where you are traveling in Greece, there is a wide variety of different attractions available. If you plan to spend some time in and around Athens, you can enjoy the many ancient sites the city has to offer. One of the most famous places to visit is the Acropolis which is the site of the sacred rock. This monument dominates the Athenian skyline and can be seen from almost anywhere in the city. It also contains the ruins of the Parthenon. The Agora was once the core of ancient Athens. It was in this large open space that many commercial, political and social events took place. It was turned into a residential area in the 19th century. Although today it is mostly ruins, there are still several interesting sites worth visiting. Delphi is located approximately 100 miles northwest of Athens. It was once considered to be cultural heart of Greece and is linked to several well-known Greek legends.

Visitors to Greek Islands Vacation Rentals

Greece is a popular summer vacation destination for a large majority of European travelers. The allure of warm weather, long summer days and beautiful beaches attract many. There is a great vibe in the seaside villages where eating and drinking are daily celebrations of life. Greece is also a destination with a rich cultural and historical heritage. Many people visit Greece to see the ancient ruins and hear the legends of past times.

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