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Notes from the field – Samos, Ikaria and Leros

Our colleague Dawn visited several Greek islands - read her highlights

Notes from the field – Samos, Ikaria and Lemnos

Our Greece expert Stella visited several islands in Greece - read her highlights

Notes from the field – Crete

Explore western Crete including the seaside destinations of Kalives and Loutro with Sunvil's destination expert, Ellia.

Avoid online fraud by booking with a bonded travel company

Sunvil Chairman, Noel Josephides, shares his tips for avoiding online holiday scams.

January 2017’s Sunvil Supper Club – Beef Stifado

Stifado is a traditional Greek dish served up by virtually every Greek Island taverna. Beef stifado is a nourishing meaty stew made with shallot onions and should be pronounced stifatho rather than stifado with emphasis on the ‘fa’. The meat is usually beef but it can be

The folly of crowds

Sunvil’s vision and commitment to deliver the best possible holidays to its customers is primarily due to it being a family-run and independent tour operator with passionate and knowledgeable travel experts and representatives.  We also pride ourselves in sourcing a variety of accommodation to suit the needs and

August 2016’s Sunvil Supper Club – Kotopoulo Tis Yiayias (Grandma’s Style Chicken)

Cook Kotopoulo Tis Yiayias (Grandma’s style chicken), a simple and traditional recipe from Skopelos, with August's Sunvil Supper Club.

Dear Friends… A letter from Greece

See Greece through the eyes of a local and learn what makes the country and its people truly unique.

Alternative activities in Ikaria

A brief guide to the alternative activities available for visitors to Ikaria, including beekeeping and harvesting. Find the real country.

Tolon revisted

The traditional resort of Tolon has been a favourite of the Sunvil team since 1975. It is the perfect introduction to Greece and all it offers.