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  • Chalkidiki is a prime holiday or longweekend destination. It’s not touristpacked, it boasts tranquil and warm seas while the airport provides access at a fingers’ snap. Few, however, know that it is also a culinary destination with Golden Toque-awarded and Greek Cuisine award winning restaurants as well as a host of tavernas serving well-cooked, hearty, […]

  • If Memory is in fact linked to specific smells, then Greece is a composition of aromas: the pungent smells of oregano, savoury and thyme; the refreshing and sweet scents of lemon balm, pennyroyal, marjoram and spearmint; the earthy and deep notes of Cretan dittany and ironwort; the discreet odours of chamomile and lemon verbena. Greece […]

  • The most famous island group in the Aegean Sea comprises some of the most beautiful islands in the world! Gorgeous sandy beaches, architecture in white and blue, traditional lifestyle, folk music, warm, hospitable people and barren landscapes with isolated chapels turn a trip to the Cyclades into a lifetime experience. The name “Cyclades” refers to […]

  • This tour unveils the secrets of the passing centuries – from pre-historic times through the classical period, Roman domination, the Byzantine Empire and the Crusades to modern times. Athens – Mycenae – Olympia – Rio- Lepanto- Itea – Delphi _ Kalambaka – Athens Day1: Athens Day2 : Athens – Mycenae – Olympia ( kilometres) Drive […]

Touring in Greece

The top 10 of Greece

1.    The Acropolis is the most important ancient site in the Western world. Crowned by the Parthenon , it stands sentinel over Athens, visible from […]

A Greek Argosy

Activities in Greece

Dafnoula, the laurel crown of Andritsaina

Set between two raging streams, Kelado and Nalifo, choked with bulrushes, pine trees and sweet bays, the township of Dafnoula (little sweet bay) took root […]

Spetses Mini Marathon

Food and Drink in Greece

Greek herbal teas: A treasure of good health in your cup

If Memory is in fact linked to specific smells, then Greece is a composition of aromas: the pungent smells of oregano, savoury and thyme; the […]

Mykonos- Just 5

Thessaloniki, The Modiano Market

Hotels in Greece

Elaia villas in Samos

Famous for its sweet local wine, Samos is also historically significant. It was the legendary birthplace of Hera, and the sprawling ruins of her ancient […]

Elia Village in Meganisi

HarvestMoon apartments in Kefalonia

Holidays in Greece

Chalkidiki for holidays

Chalkidiki is a prime holiday or longweekend destination. It’s not touristpacked, it boasts tranquil and warm seas while the airport provides access at a fingers’ […]

Rhodes in the light of a myth

Samos

City break in Greece

Athens city of antiquity

To visit Athens is to discover the roots of Western civilization, for it is here that the concepts of democracy, drama, philosophy and scientific investigation […]

Kavala for a weekend getaway

Nafplion

Culture in Greece

The cultural Andros

Some suggested sites of cultural interest to visit: The Archaeological Museum in Chora, Andros It is a very functional building that was built in 1981. […]

60 years Athens and Epidaurus Festival

Travel guides

Cyclades

The most famous island group in the Aegean Sea comprises some of the most beautiful islands in the world! Gorgeous sandy beaches, architecture in white […]

Tour to Classical Greece

An Afternoon Under the Acropolis

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1.    The Acropolis is the most important ancient site in the Western world. Crowned by the Parthenon , it stands sentinel over Athens, visible from almost everywhere within the city. Its monuments of Pentelic marble gleam white in the midday sun and gradually take on a honey hue as the sun sinks, while at night they stand brilliantly illuminated above the city. A glimpse of this magnificent sight cannot fail […]

Legend and history blend on this divine island that once hosted one of the world’s seven wonders, only to become a wonder itself. They say that when Rhodes emerged from the depths of the sea, Helios the sun god, fell in love with her beauty at first sight and blessed her with the warm embrace of his rays. But this island’s splendor goes beyond natural beauties – located at the […]

Every neighborhood in Athens has a story of its own. But some have bigger stories than others – like the one behind the neighborhood that has stood under the shadow of the Acropolis for hundreds of years: Plaka. The Alikokkos district, as it was known prior to the reign of King Otto – the first king of the modern Greek state – reportedly took its current name of Plaka thanks […]

Unrivalled natural beauty, beaches with crystal clear waters, unrivalled Byzantine footpaths connecting traditional villages and breathtaking landscapes make Páros, located at the heart of the Cyclades, one of the best loved holiday destinations in Greece. Paros is the ferry hub of the eastern Cyclades and meets the challenge with a friendly, welcoming face. Ferries approach from the west across a huge bay above which the island’s gently rolling hills rise […]

Some suggested sites of cultural interest to visit: The Archaeological Museum in Chora, Andros It is a very functional building that was built in 1981. It houses finds from excavations in Andros as well as a very well preserved copy of the Map of Rigas Feraios. The Hermes of Andros and the artefacts from the archaeological collection of Zagoras, which is of great historical value, are also impressive. Tel. 22820 […]

Mykonos has as many famous – and award-winning restaurants as the beaches have sand. Fortunately for us, we are never going to be faced with the choice of keeping only five of them. But, if we ever had to, which would be the tastes that we would never want to miss out on? «Mostres» at Bakogias It is located in Gialos together with the other cafes, practically opposite from the […]