Travel & Leisure – World’s Best Awards 2016

By Journey to Greece on July 8, 2016

Exciting news to share! Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards for 2016 were announced this week and the islands of Crete, Mykonos and Santorini have been awarded as “Best Islands in Europe”.

In the category of the “Best 5 Resort Hotels in Greece”, Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Crete reached the 2nd place with an outstanding score of 92.80 out of 100 , while Mystique, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Santorini has been awarded the 4th place with total score of 92.17 out of 100.

Below is the complete list with all the related awards:

THE WORLD’S BEST ISLANDS

Santorini – #5 best island in the World

Journey Greece Travel Leisure Award Best Island World Crete

THE BEST ISLANDS IN EUROPE

Santorini – #2 best island in Europe

Journey Greece Travel Leisure Award Best Island Europe Santorini

Mykonos – #7 best island in Europe

Journey Greece Travel Leisure Award Best Island Europe Mykonos

Crete – #10 best island in Europe

Journey Greece Travel Leisure Award Best Island Europe Crete

THE BEST RESORT HOTELS IN GREECE

Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Crete – #2 best resort hotel in Greece (bluepalace.gr)

Journey Greece Travel Leisure Award Best Hotel Resort in Greece Crete Blue Palace

Mystique, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Santorini – #4 best resort hotel in Greece (mystique.gr)

Journey Greece Travel Leisure Award Best Hotel Resort in Greece Mykonos Mystique

Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort and Spa, Crete

Overlooking cerulean waters and featuring 142 private pools, Blue Palace Resort, elegantly blends Greek culture with outstanding service and grace. Escape to the wild beauty and unrivaled island style of a luxe resort, where time seems to stand still.

Romance in Rhodes – A match made in the Mediterranean

On an island shaped by past civilizations – write your own page in its history with the one you love. Upon arrival, appreciate a resilient vow from the resort that your story will seamlessly unfold. From a meticulously arranged destination wedding to a couple’s retreat, the Sheraton Rhodes Resort prioritizes the honoring of every pair.

Christmas at the Winter Garden of the Hotel Grande Bretagne, Athens

The Winter Garden, the most elegant corner in the heart of Athens warmly welcomes the most wonderful time of the year and dresses up its Christmas attire by featuring an exclusive selection of festive events and epicurean journeys.

#WeAreBetterWithPets - Navarino Pet Community spreads the word

Cute furry faces with happy tales, kids and parents, guests who brought their own dogs along, influencers and associates came together on 27-29 September 2019, at The Westin Resort Costa Navarino, to join forces for another successful #WeAreBetterwithPets dog adoption weekend, organized by Navarino Pet Community in collaboration with PURINA®.