2020 Covid-19 Road Trip Day 3 Wyoming USA August 25 – September 5, 2020 Lincoln, Nebraska to Saratoga, Wyoming Day 3: Arrival
Zakynthos is one the most exotic of the Greek Ionian islands.
The island of Zakynthos boasts the most picturesque beaches in Greece. Board your private yacht and head to Shipwreck (Navagio Beach), the most famous beach in Greece. The beach’s centerpiece is a long-abandoned freighter—the remains of a smuggler’s shipwreck—that still languishes on the sands.
Tour the Blue Caves and enjoy swimming and snorkeling in the crystal blue waters
Begin your visit to historic “Strani’s Hill” site, where the national Greek poet, D.Solomos was inspired and wrote the Hymn to freedom which is the National Anthem of Greece.
A stop at “Razi perfumery “, whose story dates to the 60’s -get a feel of the rich local homemade recipes of Mediterranean beauty and thriving flora is well worth it.
Next to the “Bohali “, near the Enetic castle and then on to St. Dionysios church.
Finally, Zakynthos town to see Solomos square, the museums, the Saint Markos square.
Athens, named for Athena, the Greek goddess of wisdom and courage, was once the most powerful city in ancient Greece and the birthplace of democracy, theater, and Western civilization.
With your own private certified archaeologist tour the Acropolis, Temple of Parthenon, Temple of the Olympian Zeus, the Ancient Agora, Propylea, the Temple of Athena Nike, Temple of Erechtheion, the Caryatides, Herodeion Theater, Theater of Dionysus, Mars Hill and a picturesque walk along the Dionyssious Areopagitou St to the New Acropolis Museum.
Admire views along the Attica Riviera as you travel out to Cape Sounion, then stand in awe before the cliff-top ruins of the Temple of Poseidon, which dates to 444 BC. Finish your tour with an indulgent 3-course lunch at the romantic Ithaki restaurant, with stunning views over Vouliagmeni Bay.
Hydra, one of the most cosmopolitan Greek islands located in the heart of the Argo Saronic Gulf. The charming atmosphere of the island has seduced many international jet setters and has been a retreat for famous personalities, such as Leonard Cohen, Maria Callas, Aristotle Onassis and many more!
No cars, elegant stone mansions, narrow alleys, donkeys walking around, churches, little shops, and a picturesque waterfront set the scene of an island fairytale!
Spetses – Get lost on the island of the Greek tycoons, an elegant atmosphere with Venetian mansions reminiscent of vintage aura. You’ll see plenty of yachts and marinas, boutique hotels, world-class shopping and sophisticated restaurants. It’s magical
One of the most famous and luxurious holiday destinations in Greece, with beautiful beaches and a breathtaking Mediterranean landscape. No wonder it attracts the wealthiest of visitors each summer.
Lunch at Amanzoe Beach Club an ultra-exclusive resort with an emphasis on health and wellbeing. Set on a hilltop, amid olive groves, vineyards and cypress trees, the location is hard to beat. Lunch is served at the super-chic Beach Club on the coast just below.
Lunch in Poros, Greece’s little secret – At the center of the town situated at the Korizis Square, the Archaeological Museum houses items from the Sanctuary of Poseidon.
Arrive in Mykonos, an island in the Cyclades group in the Aegean Sea. It’s popularly known for its summer party atmosphere. Beaches such as Paradise and Super Paradise have bars that blare thumping music. Massive dance clubs attract world-renowned DJs and typically stay open well past dawn. Iconic landmarks include a row of 16th-century windmills, which sit on a hill above Mykonos town.
Meet up with your private, personal shopper for the time of your life. You will do Mykonos like a true local followed by dinner at Interni Restaurant, after and if you are up to it, hit a club.
Yacht tour around the island of Mykonos’s most popular beaches, for a day filled with underwater adventure and opportunities for the ultimate relaxation. Stop at Scorpios to enjoy the beach at one of Mykonos’ famous beach clubs with lunch.
Arrive in Santorini, the most sought-after place for a romantic getaway in Greece since there are not many places in the world where you can enjoy exquisitely clear waters while perched on the rim of a massive active volcano in the middle of the sea!
A trip to Santorini with the other half is a dream for anyone who has seen at least one photo of the island’s famous Caldera and exchanging kisses beneath Santorini’s famous sunset is the ultimate romantic experience!
Use the snorkeling gear provided to explore the underwater landscapes of this beach; you will be amazed. Then sail to the Indian Face shaped cliff and the caves where you can take some photos at this impressive setting.
Visit the famous blue domed church in Firostefani. See the church of Prophet Elias in Imerovigli.
In Oia, you will have time to discover the beauty of the unique architecture and explore the numerous shops in the village. The monastery of Prophet Elias is the only place you can have a bird’s eye view of the entire island (360°).
In the Red Beach and the Beach, you can enjoy swimming and have a drink or coffee.
Our last stop is one of the finest wineries of the island, where we taste some of the famous local wine with lunch.
Day 12-14 Milos
Arrive in Milos, the western of the Cyclade’s famous islands. With 90 unique beaches and far fewer visitors than other islands, it’s even possible to find a beach devoid of people, to relax with just the sound of the waves and wind.
Board your private catamaran and sail to Cape Vani, Kalogries beach, and Gerontas beach, as well as inaccessible areas like Kleftiko and Sykia. Check out caves on a dinghy, go swimming and snorkeling, and relax by the sea with a stop for lunch.
Unwind in the soothing ambiance of the Obsidian spa with a great array of therapies and treatments designed to calm body and mind. The dreamy setting of the resort, the breathtaking views to the sea and beautiful location add to the feeling of serenity.
Private transfer from hotel to airport for your flight home
Day 2 of my Road Trip to Wyoming! What a great experience. We traveled from Chattanooga, Tennessee to Lincoln, Nebraska, and found the most luxurious boutique hotel and had drinks at one of the most famous Olympic figure skaters of all time!!