Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 FYI, Bourdain in Porto, this Sunday (July 2)
  2. 2 Lake Como AREA questions
  3. 3 RS view on booking.com & the like
  4. 4 Konigsee or Wolfgangsee for a stay of 3 days ?
  5. 5 Trip Report Trip Report: Italy with the bambinos!
  6. 6 Madrird and Seville
  7. 7 Trip Report 3 Weeks in Sicilia!!
  8. 8 Madrid/Andalucia Trip
  9. 9 Greece
  10. 10 Italy- dolomites and cinque terre
  11. 11 Trip Report David's Abbreviated Iceland Trip Report
  12. 12 Help on ancient history route
  13. 13 2 weeks Croatia Itinerary - Doable??
  14. 14 Lisbon to San Sebastián to Madrid itinerary help!
  15. 15 Dolomites Sept 2017 express bus schedules
  16. 16 Airport Transfer Vienna
  17. 17 Iceland
  18. 18 Spain - day driver advice
  19. 19 Charming Balcony Hotel in Le Marais?
  20. 20 Trip Report London with Teens Trip Report
  21. 21 Trip Report Dublin & Environs with Teens Trip Report
  22. 22 Searching for a restaurant in Le Marais for Sunday lunch in August
  23. 23 Fly out Venice or Rome
  24. 24 PORTO (???) combine with Galicia??
  25. 25 Breakfast Outside of Dublin off M7 (Driving to West Coast)
View next 25 » Back to the top

Add-on to Greece: Turkey, Cyprus, or ???

Jump to last reply

Hi!

My friends and I are currently in the exploration phase of a 10-12 day trip back to Greece this summer, because we loved it so much last summer. But, because we are Americans with limited vacation time we hate to repeat a trip without seeing something entirely new - preferably visiting at least 1 city in another country for a few days. So, the question now is what and how can we combine a visit in Greece (perhaps just Mykonos) with a visit to another destination in the region, like Turkey (our current preference is Istanbul) or Cyprus, or other destination in the region.

I haven't been able to find ferry connections between these countries (do they exist?) but know that flights are an option...and I have consulted whichbudget.com for possible budget flight options.

I would love any Fodorite suggestions on what you would combine with the Greek islands. Specifically, more adventurous advice is requested - we know we could just stay in the Greek islands and explore more of them, and are considering that (e.g. Crete) but are looking for some unique ideas (aside from simply staying in the Greek islands, which we do love)

So, in addition to Mykonos, where to go...and how to get there? Thanks in advance!

Megan

7 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement