A Delightful Weekend Getaway in Poros Island, Greece

Poros yachts at dusk

  There are plenty of day-trips out of Athens, Greece. One of these is a three-island tour to Aegina, Hydra and Poros. If you’re short of time this is a good way to get a taste of the small islands just off the coast of Attika. I’ve been back many times to visit these islands, usually taking single island trips to spend the day browsing or sun-bathing.  The one time several years ... Read Full Article

Poros Island, a Short Ferry Ride from Athens Greece

  With only four days to indulge ourselves in mythological, mysterious Greece, we chose to spend one night in Athens and two nights on the nearby island of Poros. I had never heard of Poros Island, and a couple of friends who had been to Greece kept asking me if I was confusing it with the island of Paros. But I wasn't. I'd discovered it at random as I searched for an island that wouldn't ... Read Full Article