These pictures of Skiathos in the Sporades islands of Greece are by photographer Nick Karvounis and will undoubtedly make you feel you have to visit the island... or will bring back memories if you have been on holiday there already. And if you live there... lucky you!
This Athens dining guide doesn't list restaurants but gives practical advice on types of eating places, tipping, hotel breakfasts and picnics.
Spetses in the Saronic Gulf Islands of Greece is an easy day trip from Athens and has some good beaches. This page gives details of ferries and what to do.
Athens Airport hotels include the luxury Sofitel at the terminals, Holiday Inn near the airport, and others close by like the Hotel Pantheon.