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This blog is dedicated to giving information about Greek ferries but also ferry destinations, routes & schedules.

Ferry to Western Cyclades: travel off the beaten track

By Ferriesingreece on 26-06-2014

Although the Cyclades islands are getting very popular in summer, there are still many Cycladic islands that remain off the beaten track even in high season. The Western Cyclades islands, for example, are fantastic places to holiday away from the noise and crowded beaches. With picturesque villages, relaxing atmosphere and stunning places to swim, these […]

Greek Island Hopping by Ferry: the most popular routes

By Ferriesingreece on 05-06-2014

Are there more fantastic places in the world for holidays than the Greek islands? With a special charm, fantastic beaches, and an authentic lifestyle, the Greek islands provide the most relaxing holiday destinations. Visitors who have many days at their disposal frequently choose to explore many islands in one holiday trip, therefore they go on […]

Dodecanese islands: discover the secret treasures

By Ferriesingreece on 27-05-2014

The island group of Dodecanese is located on the southeastern side of the Aegean Sea and has both popular and secluded destinations. Most tourists have heard of Rhodes and Kos, the two most popular Dodecanese islands, but there are many more unknown places to enjoy relaxing holidays in this part of Greece. Here are some […]

Rhodes island: lost in Medieval beauty

By Ferriesingreece on 12-05-2014

  Located on the south eastern side of the Aegean Sea, Rhodes is among the largest and most popular islands of Greece. Due to the fabulous beaches, the beautiful nature and the rich culture, Rhodes island attracts millions of tourists every summer. The island is accessible by ferry or plane. The ferry to Rhodes from […]

The distinctive beauty of Paros island

By Ferriesingreece on 05-05-2014

Located in the center of Cyclades, the most popular island group of the Aegean Sea in Greece, Paros is an island with distinctive style, relaxing atmosphere and amazing Paros hotels. Visited by millions of tourists every summer, Paros is the ideal destination for both young crowds and families. Young crowds find in Paros island a […]

Greek Ferry Types: Normal, highspeed, cat or dolphin?

By Ferriesingreece on 24-04-2014

If you have traveled to the Greek islands or if you are trying to book Greek ferry tickets, you have probably noticed that there are many Greek ferry types that run the routes between the islands and mainland ports. There are normal ferries, high-speed ferries, catamarans, and flying dolphins that have different features and run […]

Ferries from Italy to Greece

By Ferriesingreece on 15-04-2014

Ferries from Italy to Greece are many and operate all year round. The ports in western Greece and the Ionian islands receive many ferries from Italy, which are getting even more in the summer season. These ferries from Italy to Greece serve passengers who want to travel in their car from Europe or for families […]

Why book ferry tickets to Greece online and in advance?

By Ferriesingreece on 08-04-2014

Until a couple of decades ago, tourists to Greece would go to the port and buy their ferry tickets to the Greek islands directly from there, just before the ferry departure. Some of them had not even arranged an accommodation on a specific Greek island: they just went to the port and bought ferry tickets […]

Ferries to Mykonos

By Ferriesingreece on 31-03-2014

Mykonos is a very famous Greek island and among the top tourist destinations in the world. This island is part of the Cyclades group and gets very popular all through the summer period, from April to October. The most characteristic features of Mykonos island are the vivid nightlife with bars and clubs that stay open […]

Why ferries from Rafina can be more convenient than Piraeus?

By Ferriesingreece on 19-03-2014

Over the last years, more and more ferries are departing from the port of Rafina, a nice seaside town on the northeastern side of Attica. Still the majority of ferries run from Piraeus, the main port of Athens, but many tourists find it easier to start from Rafina their ferry tip to the Greek islands. […]