With our dedicated Bright Blue Villas concierge teams on the islands, our clients are given insider travel tips and are presented with natural, unforced opportunities for experiential travel, encompassing everything from sports adventures to gastro-getaways and magical once-in-a-lifetime moments that money can’t easily buy. We have numerous ideas and suggestions of how you can enjoy a multi themed experience holiday that will focus on satisfying your quest for new horizons, for authentic learning and for socially conscious travel.
Boat and helicopter transfers, auto rental, airport transfers, yacht and catamaran hirings, guided tours, whatever you need to get faster to your holiday destination can be arranged at your request.
Baby sitting services, children activities, kids parties and special occasion cakes, beauty services, fitness instructors, courier services, chefs and cooks, housekeeping services, gastronomy and wine tastings, spouse itineraries, restaurant and nightlife recommendations - happy to discuss with you in advance how to make your stay exactly tailored to your aspirations.
Let us suggest unique encounters with Greece’s culture, ancient history and its people. Historic towns, museums, art centers and archeological sites will take you to a different setting and time. While staying in Mykonos, take a day trip to Delos the cradle of Aegean civilizations accompanied by a local historian. Go back to history and follow the archeologists in Santorini through a day of excavations in one of the island's ancient sites;
We strongly believe that summer holidays are a sacred time for our young travelers and should be full of fond memories AND FUN; Greek mythology becomes alive, while they explore the rich remains of the Cycladic history, taking a chance to become an archeologist for a day !
For the more energetic young athletes, water sports clubs in all islands, offer plenty of opportunities for endless fun while water skiing, sailing, scuba diving, canoeing or windsurfing in the bright blue waters. Last but not least, we would be happy to provide with restaurant friendly recommendations in the island of your choice - fine dining can be part of the family summer holidays !
Windsurfing and kitesurfing : For those who love the adrenalin-charge, extreme adventure water experiences await you; kitesurfing or windsurfing schools in Paros, Mykonos and Antiparos attract the most fanatics, as the northern winds here create the most favorable conditions to enjoy these sports.
Scuba diving and snorkeling : The Greek Islands are ideal for snorkling and scuba diving; discover the rocks in the sheltered coves and bays that contain many of the beaches; when in Santorini, dive in and explore its unique volcanic island underwater world.We will happily recommend the best diving schools in your destination and arrange lessons for you and your loved ones.
Sailing : While in Greece, we highly recommend that you rent a small yacht or a sail boat!There is no better way to explore the lacy coastline of the islands and swim in secluded white sandy beaches that are not accessible otherwise! The northern Aegean winds in August create the perfect conditions for even the most fanatic sailing addicts with several races organized in the Cyclades!
Water-skiing : Well protected bays and crystal clear waters invite water skiers for non stop action ; most islands have dedicated water skiing schools that offer private lessons and competitive courses for children and adults.
Walking and Trekking : You might be surprised, but most Greek islands are a walker’s paradise with interesting terrains that provide a number of challenging, organized paths. Let our concierge team organize for you guided walking tours and follow these paths that islanders have used for centuries.
Cycling : What about going to the beach by bike? The diverse islands' terrains offer wonderful opportunities for cycling tours, long or short ones !
Long distance swimming : have you ever thought what it is like to get the chance to swim long distance in the Aegean between the Greek islands ?
Follow your gastronomic passions by tasting the islands' culinary specialties and have top local chefs give you Greek cooking master classes using local only ingredients during your stay.Visit state of the art boutique wineries and taste these Greek sunsoaked wines that are well known for their delicate honeysuckle aromas and their crisp, mineral finish.
Don't forget that the Greek word ΓΑΣΤΡΟΝΟΜΙΑ, meaning "the art of high cuisine targeting taste and visual enjoyment" has been adopted by many languages (gastronomy, gastronomie).
Your holiday in Greece is a unique opportunity to immerse into the local sounds and colors of this country; grab the opportunity to mingle with the locals, either by attending a traditional neighborhood festival or have Bright Blue arrange for you to attend a gallery opening.
Pottery : The Greek islands have been considered to be the starting-point for the development and spread of pottery-making, a true heritage that still survives to our days. The rich deposits of clay, the abounding water and the strong sun provided the perfect elements for an art that requires skillful hands and creative minds. Let us arrange for you a visit to the workshops and take pottery lessons that will heal your soul and relax your mind.
Arts and painting : there is no place like the Greek landscapes for inspiring an artist in you, so dare to combine art and travel by joining local art workshop and learn how to draw and paint in an open landscape. You will be impressed how quickly you develop fresh ways of seeing, tasting and feeling the remarkable beauty of the Aegean.