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10 Stunning Greek Islands You've Never Heard Of

With over 3,000 islands within its oceans, there is no better place to island hop than in Greece. From large to small, Greece's beloved islands boast some of the Mediterranean's most captivating natural settings and historical landscapes, from the beaches of the Cyclades to the famous splashes of white and blue in the Ionian's. By now, you will recognise the white-washed cities of Santorini anywhere, but there are still so many wonderful Greek islands lesser known and just waiting to be explored...

9 of the best beaches in Italy

Italy: bucolic undulating landscapes, iconic gastronomy and sophisticated cities of culture like Venice and Florence. Barolo, basilicas and bruschetta – we can all summon up a picture of Italy in our minds. But did you know that Italy also has some of the most incredible beaches in Europe? These range from secluded, off-the-beaten-track coves, to Caribbean-like stretches of white sands, to bright and bustling harbour shores with gelato stands and pizzerias aplenty. We think the following 9 are some of the best to be found… do you agree?

Top 10 Places you must visit in Italy

When you tell someone you're travelling to Italy, the picture that often comes to mind is filled with colourful buildings, brilliant architectural triumphs and charming historical landmarks. The simple idea of Italy is filled with so much charisma, glamour and allure, whether you're contemplating brilliant city escapes like Venice and Florence, or luring coastal retreats like the Amalfi Coast or Sorrento. With so much beauty and pizzazz (and pizza) in one country, it's impossible to only visit once. So whether its your first, second or tenth visit endlessly appealing Italy, here are some places you simply MUST visit at least once...