Between us we've written over 50 guidebooks for publishers including National Geographic, the AA and AAA, Insight Guides, Michelin, Thomas Cook, Moon Handbooks and Dorling Kindersley.
We've also written about Greece for newspapers and magazines worldwide, and have won several awards for our books and our travel writing and photography.
Many of those guidebooks have been about Greece, including:
So if anyone knows about Greece, and can tell you about the best hotels, restaurants, museums, archaeological sites, and best holidays and vacations there, it's us. Between us we've covered almost every inch of the mainland, and most of the Greek islands too. We love Athens, we love retsina, and Mike has even worked as a Greek waiter on the island of Zakynthos: Please leave bigger tips, he says.
Feel free to contact us with any of your queries, or suggestions for places we might include as we build our Greece Travel Secrets website.
There have been several great Greek poets, with two authors winning the Nobel Prize for Literature. The most famous names in Greek poetry include Sappho, Cavafy, George Seferis and Odysseus Elytis.
Visiting the Arkadi Monastery near Rethymnon is one of the best things to do on Crete, and this page on Greece Travel Secrets gives its history, location, tips on what to see, and visitor information.
Alexandroupoli is a city in the Thrace region of Greece, in the extreme east of the country, the closest Greek city to the border with Turkey.