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Navagio beach, also known as Shipwreck beach is an exposed cove and is sometimes referred to as Smugglers Cove. A little bit of history about how this beach got its name… The shipwreck itself is the MV Panagiotis, a freightliner whichย ran aground in the waters around Zakynthos Island right on Navagio Beach after stormy weather and bad visibility onย October 2, 1980. The beach’s alternate name, Smugglers Cove come from stories of contraband… Read More

Our top 16 European destinations that should be on your bucket list and why!

When most people think of the Greek Islands, the ones that come to mind are Santorini or maybe Mykonos. ย There are so many more islands in Greece that are worth exploring and given we had already seen the more popularย islands, we thought we’d give Zakynthos a try, especially since we found out ‘that’ photo from TripAdvisor’s home page is taken on this very island!!! Getting to the island We were lucky enough… Read More