Discover Greece like a local
We know you don’t want to just see Greece. You want to experience it.
We also know you want an authentic Greek experience,
but what does an ‘authentic experience’ even mean and
how do you plan for those types of experiences?
Visiting Greece is more than seeing the beautiful beaches of Santorini and the ancient ruins of Athens. It is about sitting down with family to enjoy a fresh Mediterranean meal or making friends with the locals on one of the Cyclades Islands.
No one knows the nuances of Greece better than a local.
As Americans living in Greece, we pair our knowledge of the country with our understanding of the American travel culture to create the Greek getaway of your dreams.
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YOUR JOURNEY TO GREECE BEGINS HERE
Greece is not just another destination that we offer; it is the only destination. We have dedicated ourselves to becoming the Greek travel authority.
Greece is our home. When we plan a trip for you, you can trust that you are getting a local’s guide to Greece.
No matter where in Greece you travel, we have connections all over the country who are equally dedicated as we are to making sure you have an authentic Greek experience.
How do you decide who to trust with your vacation?
- As an American who chose to make Greece her second home 20+ years ago, our founder Carole understands what vacation means to you. You work hard to earn your vacation, and we will make sure you make the most of it.
- The best recommendations come from the locals, and we have made ourselves part of the local community. We go beyond telling you where to go and what to see. We make sure you’re connected with the right local expert, driver or guide, so you get there. We will recommend local restaurants and dishes to try, boutique hotels that secretly have the best views in town, and tell you our favorite stores to pick up souvenirs like olive oil or handmade ceramics.
- We know that planning a trip for your friends and family can be an overwhelming responsibility. This is why we offer a comprehensive travel planning service complete with custom itineraries and authentic Greek experiences that will delight even the most discerning traveler.
Family & Multi-Generational Travel
Culinary Tour of Greece
Small Group Journeys
HOW IT WORKS
– STEP 1 –
Whether you want to see historical sites or go island hopping around the Cyclades Islands, we want to hear about it. In addition to a phone consultation, you will also complete a travel planning questionnaire. This helps us to get to know you better and understand your style of travel. We will ask questions like what you want to see, and your expectations so that we can create a plan for your Greek adventure.
– STEP 2 –
Creating Your Itinerary
Based on your travel requests, we will create a custom itinerary for you that includes a mix of our suggestions and must-have experiences. If you like the initial itinerary, that’s great! If you want to make some changes, we will revise your itinerary until you are happy and excited about your trip.
– STEP 3 –
It’s time to go to Greece!
Once your itinerary has been finalized and your trip has been booked it’s time for your vacation to begin! We will make sure you have everything you need before you go so you can travel confidently and comfortably.
It’s time to see the Real Greece.
Welcome to Real Greece.
We specialize in helping curious travelers experience the history, culture, food, and flavors of Greece with our custom travel planning and concierge services.
We know how stressful planning a vacation can be, especially if you are the one planning for your whole group. The pressure you feel to plan an epic trip can be overwhelming and you do not have time to research, plan and execute a trip to a destination you’ve never been to before.
This is where we come in. As travel experts specializing in Greece, we take the time to get to know you and then we turn to our little black book of in-country partners to create an itinerary just for you.
You are unique, so your trip to Greece should be too. Our goal is to create a trip that fits you, your style, your interests and your budget. Your itinerary will allow you to immerse yourself into the local culture, food, wine and customs of Greece without the unnecessary stress travel planning can bring.
By the end of your trip, we hope you love Greece just as much as we do!
TRAVEL TIPS & INSPIRATION
Where did Santorini get it’s name?
Where did Santorini get it’s name?
SIX UNDERRATED CYCLADIC ISLANDS WORTH VISITING
The Cycladic Islands are home to some of the most iconic destinations in Greece. Think Santorini and Mykonos. While both islands are undeniably stunning, there