Thursday, January 31, 2013


In every corner of Greece  Easter is celebrated in a unique way. Customs and traditions get alive and folklore events take place in the biggest celebration of Orthodox 

Christianity. Painting and crack the eggs, the procession of the Epitaph in the roads ,the transport of Holy Fire from the Church at home are the most characteristic  customs in whole Greece, Each region, however, has its own way of celebrating both the Passion and the Resurrection. In the Corfu resurrection is celebrated in a very "striking" way.
Inhabitants throw from their balconies  large clay vessels which shatter with a loud bang causing surprise of celebrating people and visitors of course.This year Orthodox Christians celebrate Easter on May 5 th.

Wednesday, January 30, 2013


You'll only need some very simple ingredients and a good recipe.Greek 

Giuvetsi is an traditional dish, served on the family table,especially popular to kids.Υοu can use almost any kind of meat and many types of pasta. The big success secret: serve it hot,immediately from the oven !

Tuesday, January 29, 2013


Fun,tradition and light life.

This is what Rethymno Carnival combines and that's why it is so successful ,attracting so many young people.

Rethymno city in Creta island (southern Greece) has a Mediterranean color and wonderful beaches.The winter is mild and summer begins really early there.

Monday, January 28, 2013


     Volvi ,near Thessaloniki, city in northern Greece,is the second largest lake of the country an is on of the most important resting place of the native birds from their long journey. 
If you're a fan of surfing, you fund your paradise.Thanks to the wind and weather conditions many wind surfers from Greece and other countries visit the lake and enjoy their favorite water sport.In a short distance from Volvi Lake there are the Macedonian Tempi and Apollonia forests .

Sunday, January 27, 2013


Agathonisi is a 

small, unspoilt 

paradise that 

takes its name 

from the 

kindness of its 

inhabitants. It is 


northernmost of 



islands complex, 


near to the island of Samos.It 

combines untouched island nature 

with the traditional way of life and 

authentic Greek hospitality. 

It is a 

paradise of 



balance, with

 ancient religious 


cultural traditions, the smell of wild 

herbs and freshly-baked bread and 

the sound of the lapping waves and 

flapping seagull wings.Agathonisi is 

included in the Natura 2000 

protected sites, as an invaluable 

refuge for rare birds (Audouin’s gull 

and others).

Saturday, January 26, 2013


Rodopi ,in the north eastern side of Greece , is a region with many natural beauties .
Emerald seasides  earn each year the blue flag of Europe for their purity. Platinum and endless beaches,cosmopolitan resorts,taverns with fresh fish. are some of the reasons for which thousands of European tourists ,especially the eastern part of the continent ,choose Rodopi for vacations.The area has also many sports facilities : Surfing, snorkeling, fishing with local fisherman's boat, swimming.Also high quality night life makes visitors staying unforgettable. 

Friday, January 25, 2013


     Ιn central Greece,between Olympus,the highest mountain of the country and the Aegian Sea, lies in a truly privilleged position,the picturesque Litohoro.
The rich history of Litohoro is lost in the mists of time,as in the region there was  the Muses ancient worship .
 The present city it is said to be created in the 14th century. Just 9 miles north of Litochoro, it is the archaeological site of Dion, one of the most important religious sites of ancient Macedonia for about a millennium (5th century BC - 5th century AD).  Today at the ancient theater of Dion take place important cultural events during summer season.

Thursday, January 24, 2013


     Kea island, in a short 
distance from Athens,has a trail network with a total length of 36 kilometers and it is an ideal place for those who love hiking. 
The paths of Kea ,classified as "Network Route Cultural Interest",thus since last  year walking tourism in the island has been greatly developed.   
Twelve chosen tracks, at which  wooden boards are placed, guide walkers safely. Touring the mostly paved paths will bring walkers through forests of oaks and fields of wildflowers.Visitors will also meet traditional stone sources, picturesque churches.Their tour ends to small coves or beautiful beaches.

Wednesday, January 23, 2013



Olive οιl,
basil,spinach and other popular  ingredients of the Greek agricultural production ,fantasy and a healthy,juicy,fresh salad is waiting for you in your table.Greek summer is the inspiration for tasteful dishes .A way to bring vacations,sea,sun and  summer closer !Until your next voyage in Greece,bon appetite !

Tuesday, January 22, 2013


     One of the most original carnival customs takes place in  Skyros island,(central Aegian Sea)It is also known as  the custom of the Old Man of Corelli and Frangou.
 People wearing  bells celebrate in the center of Skyros .The Old Man"  is the  key member of a group , consisting usually of three to five people, who wander causing laughter and creating the characteristic ringing sound heard everywhere.

Monday, January 21, 2013


     Myconos is one of the most favorite meeting places for the international jet set, mainly tycoons.They like to visit the  island with their yachts  and stay in Deluxe hotels or villas by the sea. 
Myconos is also known as the most gay friendly place in the world. The "Rainbow" flag wave in many restaurants, hotels, camping sites and bars .
It's not a coincidence that in the capital of Myconos exists one of the most popular gay friendly bars in the world since the last 20 years,called "Portes",famous for its interior decoration and music selections.Many famous representatives of Letters, Arts, and show biz from around the world visit it every year . 
Mykonos is very popular in the youth and that is why there are hotels, rooms and camping facilities for all budgets.

Sunday, January 20, 2013



This pit depth of 50 meters with a permanent glacier on bottom. Best time to visit is spring and astonishing beauty ice droppers 
hanging everywhere. If someone reaches the bottom ,continues to walk longer, then finds the downward path that leads to siphon usually closed by water depth and -130 meters.
Eftastomo ... camping ... and finally ... washing ropes ...!

Saturday, January 19, 2013



Enchanting, inaccessible and imposing, the "Always Raining" is one of the most famous attractions of Haryana. The wild beauty of the difficult access are even more visitors to discover.Idyllic atmosphere that resembles something out of a science fiction movie, beautiful colors, dense vegetation and water main ingredient.The canyon formed by the river Krikellioti and its waters are cold and clear and has approximately 100 m long. Streams and majestic waterfalls adorn the landscape and the rapids give them different shapes on the ground.
 If you love extreme sports, the area is ideal depending - of course with the season you choose to go.In the area there are special teachers for outdoor activities that will facilitate your access and they will guide you safely.The path that leads to the gorge is stunning with the grandeur of nature to play a leading role.


Τhe neighboring villages, verdant hills, towering trees, ornate rocks hanging over the road and the green condition of Kaliakouda will keep you company during your exciting tour.Enjoy the masterpiece of nature where the water never stops ... where it always rains ...

Friday, January 18, 2013


During spring, the alluring landscape of the whole of Greece is decorated in a unique way ,as the nature looks like  covered with a colorful veil and a refreshing scent. 

Wandering the charming Greek land, you will find countless landscapes absolute beauty, scattered divine land.
 An average temperature of 21 ° C marks the season of spring ,the seasonal climate is excellent characterized by short rainfall and cool nights ,reminding that just finished winter just finished. 
Many visitors choose to experience Greek spring in two locations with great tradition and nature,the lovely village of Dimitsana in Arcadia area,and in Zacharo in Ilia area,both in Peloponese,south Greece.

Thursday, January 17, 2013


     The beach Falasarna ,with fine white sand and warm, crystal-clear

 waters, is 
awarded as the most beautiful beach in Crete and is  included in the top-10 of the best beaches in Europe.
Big waves have made it popular  windsurfers. 
Falasarna is located on the west coast  Crete.The majority of the beach is fully organized with umbrellas and loungers however,there are several points free for those who prefer to put their own umbrella and towel on the sand.
Except of water sports,also available on the beach  golf  and for beach volley courts.
The area is also famous for the spectacular sunset .Young people prefer it because in the evenings are often organized beach parties . There are also two bars and coffee shops, to get some snacks, water or coffee.


Wednesday, January 16, 2013


Ιt's called "taramosalata", that means fish roe salad .It is served this period of the year as an appetizer especially during  Shrove Monday.Try it with fresh or grilled  vegetables,spread on small slices of bread or toasts .It matches perfectly with  ouzo. 

Tuesday, January 15, 2013


"Kathari Deftera"- Shrove Monday is a traditional feast that declares the end of the carnival period (this year is celebrated on March 18 ) .In Galaxidi (West Greece) the celebration has a unique color and is very spectacular.
Acturally it is a colored "Flour - war " among groups near the sea ,called "alevromoutzouromata" !  
It is said that the custom has been introduced by sailors very long time ago. 

Galaxidi is a beautiful city ,a popular touristic destination in a short distance from Delphi ancient oracle installations .

Monday, January 14, 2013



Greece has an astonishing length of coastline. (14.880 km). Along the shoreline beautiful small and large beaches are formed .

Greece has about 3.500 islands and  islets.This is why tourists find  a wide  variety of environment and  nature scenery for relaxation and water sports.

Sunday, January 13, 2013


     Different from every other Greek beach because of all white volcanic rocks, reminding moonscape. Sarakiniko, is located in the northwestern side of the Milos island (Cyclades islands complex, Aegian Sea).

It is a "must to visit " beach,ideal for picture shots and crazy dives. On the rocks of Sarakiniko are still retained abundant fossils .The color of the sea, especially when the wind is strong, creates rare,spectacular tricolor . 

Saturday, January 12, 2013


The Patras Carnival 2013 will be a a huge ,hot,full of suprises feast! The opening ceremony will take place on Saturday, January 19 and will last from morning until late evening. 

The festivities will conclude with the grand parade on March 17! The nature in Patras will be beautiful, the weather will be hot thus it is expected a visitors increase , especially the young ones!

Thursday, January 10, 2013


Situated between Kos and Kalymnos,Pserimos is one of the Dodecanese islands (South Aegian Sea).The small island,connected with regular daily boats service operating, has about 130 residents engaged mainly in fishing and tourism . 

The capital of the island has also the name Pserimos. The island is ideal for yacht excursions and short getaways from the neighboring  bigger islands. Swim in the beautiful beaches and admire the pure beauty !The island is also a divers destination.