Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 The most interesting city/town in the UK-in your opinion
  2. 2 Edinburgh Nightlife
  3. 3 London theatre fans: advance info about Globe productions?
  4. 4 When to Arrive At The Airport
  5. 5 Traveling advice for Amalfi coast
  6. 6 France: advice on where to go with young kids
  7. 7 One Way... trust or bust?
  8. 8 Portugal trains
  9. 9 Rome to Cascia - is it better by train or bus?
  10. 10 Need suggestions on where to stay in Porto?
  11. 11 Trip Report Beyond the Trees: At Altitude in Italy's Snowy Dolomites
  12. 12 Trip Report Italy- 18nights, 4 regions!
  13. 13 Scandinavia Itinerary Advice
  14. 14 3-ish Countries in 3 Weeks?
  15. 15 Solo backpacking for 5 weeks
  16. 16 Gas/Petrol shortages in France?
  17. 17 12 days in the Italian Lakes
  18. 18 How best to spend a long day in Warnemunde
  19. 19 Walking GPS?
  20. 20 Rudesheim Bacharach or other suggestions.
  21. 21 Cost of Van from CDG
  22. 22 Cross Border Car Rental in Balkans
  23. 23 The Impact of AirBnB in Paris
  24. 24 Has anyone used AtlasChoice for a car rental?
  25. 25 Girls trip - Lisbon
View next 25 » Back to the top

Greek Island Hopping in May 2014

Jump to last reply

Hello!

Me & the fiance are trying to plan our Honeymoon. We would like to leave for the honeymoon on May 11th and spend around 7 nights on the trip (including travel). Our main concern is weather. We were in Italy (Venice-Florence-Rome-Sorrento) this last May and LOVED LOVED LOVED it, but the weather was a bit colder and rainier than we had planned, which makes me nervous about Greece in mid May.

We definitely want our honeymoon to be a little more relaxed than Italy, we did the 4 cities with excursions in 10 days. Such a whirlwind but SOO worth it.. We both want to relax on a beach, but not the type to just lay there all day. We love food, WINE, and experiencing the culture of new places, which is the main reason we are leery of all inclusive Caribbean resorts. Would you think mid May could be too cold to lay out by the pool/beach? I'm nervous that I WANT to go to Greece so bad I'm almost forcing it for our honeymoon, but we live in Texas and won't always have the excuse or opportunity to go. Any other suggestions on places to go that time of year?

If we choose Greece I'm thinking only 2 Islands given the amount of time. Suggestions on which ones based on information I've given?

I turned to this forum planning our Italy vacation and found it so helpful. It opens your mind to things you would never have thought of. I truly appreciate all responses! :)

5 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement