Greek Islands travel guide - Citimarks
Men leaning on a boat rail, Greece

Greek Islands

"Here the light penetrates directly to the soul, opens the doors and windows of the heart, makes one naked [...] in a metaphysical bliss which makes everything clear without being known."

Henry Miller, The Colossus of Maroussi, Colt Press, 1941.

Α kingdom of sensations


Statue of Giorgios Theotokis, former Prime Minister of Greece.

Nobles and popolo

Half-way between Italy and Greece, the Corfiots still remember their noble grandparents taking Sunday walks on marble pavements with Venetian parasols and monocles, whistling Verdi arias.

A town of roommates

At the Kantoùnia, Corfu town’s alleys, the locals live like roommates. The have learned to share everything with each other: their laundry ropes, their lunch, even their sorrows.

Cosmopolitan Queen

In Syros, major commercial hub in Europe, people were dressed in English tweeds, lifted their meals with Indian spices, and enjoyed gelatos in French-style cafés.


Nice at sunset
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