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Escape into nature: From island-hopping to stargazing, rewild in gorgeous Greece

Escape into nature: From island-hopping to stargazing, rewild in gorgeous Greece

With secluded bays, starry skies and mountainous hiking trails, Greece makes an ideal destination for getting back to nature. From lazy days lounging on idyllic beaches, the waves lapping rhythmically against the shores, to those spent exploring the stunning natural wonders. Think leafy forests, freshwater pools and springs, and coves boasting crystalline waters perfect for paddling, swimming or snorkelling.

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Here, we’ve hand-picked some of the best spots for a Grecian retreat into nature, making it even easier for you to find your perfect off-grid escape…

Enjoy astro adventures

Boasting naturally clearer skies, beaches make some of the best places for stargazing, and Crete has a multitude of idyllic shores to choose from. The part sandy, part gravelly Sougia Beach on the southwest side of the island is an ideal choice, being situated in a cove that blocks out a lot of light, making for increased contrast and more dramatic skies. Or take it to the next level with a trip to the little town of Anogia, home to the Skinakas Observatory. It’s one of the most significant stargazing spots in Greece, equipped with two powerful telescopes for a closer look at the skies. From here you can see the Milky Way and other constellations.

With lagoon pools nestled amid palms, Stella Island Luxury Resort & Spa makes the perfect retreat

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For an appropriately stellar stay, choose the Stella Island Luxury Resort & Spa in the secluded village of Analipsis, a stylish beachfront resort where you can spend your days lounging by lagoon-style pools, enjoying activities including Pilates and tennis, or indulging in a luxury foodventure across six superb international restaurants and four…

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