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.

Captivating Pools Around Greece

Steeped in natural beauty that extends from breathtaking mountains to unique sandy beaches and awash with ancient history, Greece is home to many unique and unexpected Hotels and Resorts, with captivating infinity pools and scenic views.

Ginkgo Spa at Santa Marina Resort & Villas, Mykonos

A memorable holiday experience, complete with stimulating spa treatments that indulge your senses and revitalize the mind and body awaits at the alluring Ginkgo at Santa Marina Resort, Mykonos.

A Quick Guide to Santorini

With some of the most beautiful sunsets in the world and pretty clifftop villages perched above the Aegean Sea, Santorini is for many people heaven on earth.