The ‘’Emerald Island ‘’ Thassos has some of the most wonderful beaches in Greece. Poseidon’s son is still one of the most visited Greek island by holiday lovers. Maybe the hocus – pocus things do their work successfully.
300 inhabitants living together with 30.000 animals. Lack of water. Full of dirt. No school. No doctors. So how the disadvantaged, remote Anavra village of Magnesia became the most prosperous farming village in all of southern Europe, with an average household income €70.000?
Surrounded by sandy beach and coral waters, the beachfront Tree-house restaurant of Ekies All Senses Resort offers delicious gourmet dishes. Under the shade of the large pine, you can taste the modern version of local traditional recipes and enjoy the stunning sea view.Continue Reading
Carnival has begun and many European and Latin-American countries have already started dancing with the rhythm of Samba, but there are some countries that instead of dancing samba, dress up and parade with the loud rhythm of the bells in order to exorcise the bad demons that affect the fertility of nature.Continue Reading
Mount Athos, which is forbidden to women and children, is the oldest surviving monastic community in the world. An Orthodox spiritual centre since 1054, Mount Athos is governed by its own local administration. Also called the Holy Mount since it’s completely dedicated to prayer and worship of God. Everyone who visited it is impressed by it’s unspoilt natural beauty and the relaxing atmosphere.
Since I am not a man and I don’t have the guts to get dressed as a man and snuck into a monastery, I will never have the chance to visit this place. Fortunately my friend Panagiotis, who happens to be a really good photographer, visited recently Mount Athos and let me share with you the photos of the mysterious land where myth is entwined with history and miracles mingle with reality. Let’s enjoy the journey to the Holy Mount Athos through the stunning photos of Panagiotis Karousos.Continue Reading
Built high in the mountains by Greek Orthodox monks to escape the Turkish raiders of the Ottoman empire, Meteora (translates to mean “above the heavens” or “suspended in the sky” ) is among the most important and largest monuments of the world and the most important in Thessaly.Continue Reading
Navagio (Shipwreck beach)-How the “Shipwreck” Became a Shipwreck! The Story Behind the Popular Beach of Zakynthos.Greece TRAVEL Zakynthos
The picturesque Navagio or Shipwreck beach in Zakynthos is considered to be one of the world’s most beautiful and popular beaches. Thousands tourists visit it every year but few know the quite unusual story behind it.Continue Reading
Paliouri beach is undoubtedly the prettiest beach of Kassandra, the first peninsula of Halkidiki. The combination of the deep blue crystal clear water, the dreamlike sandy beach and the green scenery of the pine-covered hills impress every visitor.Continue Reading