SPG Moment – An amazing cruise to Lindos

By Journey to Greece on September 23, 2016

Sheraton Rhodes Resort, for the second year in a row, invited the lucky winners of its SPG moment to an amazing cruise from Rhodes to Lindos, on board the traditional boat of “Megalohari”. The island escape started with a welcome Aperol Spritz cocktail party on the 6th floor of the Sheraton Rhodes Resort and its compelling views of the sunset.

journey-greece-sheraton-rhodes-resort-spg-moment-food

The next day, the group fueled up at the exclusive SPG Gold & Platinum breakfast area and left for the port.

journey-greece-sheraton-rhodes-resort-spg-moment-lindos

The “Megalohari”, a beautiful traditional boat, departed from Rhodes, sailing along the east coast of the island.

journey-greece-sheraton-rhodes-resort-spg-moment-boat

A stop at the Anthony Quinn Bay, allowed our special guests to have a swim from the boat to the crystal blue-green waters of this famous bay, which still bears the name of the late Hollywood star, once in love with that part of the world.

journey-greece-sheraton-rhodes-resort-spg-moment-lindos-island

The trip continued to Lindos, where the group had lunch at the Mavrikos Tavern, one of the most awarded and cherished culinary spots of the island.

img_7986

With a menu prepared especially for the occasion by the Mavrikos family, the guests had the opportunity to taste local recipes and favorites, at its most delicious versions.

journey-greece-sheraton-rhodes-resort-spg-moment-lunch

The return home was lit by the orange and pink variations of the sunset and seamlessly accompanied by champagne and fresh fruits.

journey-greece-sheraton-rhodes-resort-spg-moment-drink

The package included a two-night stay at the Sheraton Rhodes Resort with daily breakfast and Internet access. Private transportation to and from the port and to and from the airport were provided.

The package included:

  • One (1) welcome Aperol Spritz cocktail party at the 6th floor of the Sheraton Rhodes Resort
  • A two-night (2-night) stay for two (2) at the Sheraton Rhodes Resort, arriving on Sept. 9th and departing on Sept. 11th, 2016
  • Daily breakfast for two (2) and complimentary Wi-Fi during the stay
  • Boat trip to and from Lindos
  • Lunch at the Mavrikos Taverna in Lindos
  • Private complimentary transportation from and to the harbor
  • Private complimentary transportation from and to the airport

Discover more about SPG Moments and start bidding on once-in-a-lifetime experiences >> www.spgmoments.com

Sheraton Rhodes Resort

Cocooned in the beauty of its attractive lush gardens, with the blue expanse of the pristine waters in front of its private beach, Sheraton Rhodes, has the ideal location, just a short drive from the medieval Old Town of Rhodes.

The “Martaki” Bracelet Greek Custom

A surprise & delight story by Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel in Athens, who gifted all their hotel guests with a "Martaki" bracelet on the first day of March!

A Walk in the Forest

At the Tudor Hall Restaurant in Athens, Chef de Cuisine Alexandros Koskinas takes you to a walk in the woods, through his forest-inspired menu.

The journey continues… Ironman 70.3 Greece returns to Costa Navarino on 25th of October 2020 for its 2nd edition. #MakeHistory

Following the successful first-ever Ironman 70.3 Greece, Costa Navarino last year, that brought together 1500 elite athletes and over 3000 spectators and volunteers from 61 countries and offered Greece a prominent place in modern sports history, the second edition of IRONMAN 70.3