The island that houses Halcyon Hills features in the latest Europealacarte blog, of what to do in Greece, excluding Athens. At no. 5 in the list is to visit Vathi on Samos. Vath is the island’s main tow, and offers many activities to visitors. This blog also highlights the islands proximity to Turkey.
“Greece has many beautiful islands and Samos is only one of them. One of the good things about Samos is that a trip there can easily be combined with a trip to Kusadasi in Turkey, as it only takes about 90 minutes by ferry to cross over from Samos. Vathi is Samos’ main town. There are many things to discover here; Potami Waterfalls, Ephalinos tunnel, the historical site of Heraion, the Archaeological Museum, the Wine Museum and the waterfront.”