Thursday, February 28, 2013


     In Attica there are many beaches where they can take refuge and enjoy the Athenians and tourists swimming in the summer months. These beaches are mostly sandy and others with pebbles. The water is clean and many areas have been certified by the E.U.
Vouliagmeni: Located about 15 km from the city center. It's a beautiful beach. It has a bar, restaurant, cafe, facilities spor. 
Aghia Marina : Located in Porto Rafti, 30 km from Athens.  It is not organized, but in the area there are restaurants and taverns.
Agios Kosmas Beach: This is a well-known sandy beach, close enough to the center. It is organized with sun beds, umbrellas and other services. Guests are served to travel by tram.
Beach Agios Nikolaos Artemis: In Loutsa, about 32 miles from downtown is the beautiful beach of Agios Nikolaos. It is not particularly organized, but there is a bar and guests can rent surfboards . 

Aghii Apostoli: Located in Oropos. Is pebbled and has clear water. Is organized. Accessed by bus.
Alimos Beach: This is the nearest beach (8 km) to the center of the capital. Located along the coastal road and is organized. 
Anavyssos Beach: The beach Anavissos in front of the Hotel Eden is organized and offers many services.

Wednesday, February 27, 2013


Preveza has sixty kilometer coastline bordering the Ionian Sea.Its beaches are readily accessible, as the highway that connects the town of Preveza to Igoumenitsa is littoral.
The organized camping lovers will find ideal conditions for their holidays in Monolithi beaches with deep crystal waters and Riza, a few kilometers before the endless sandy beach of Loutsa.
On most beaches you will find facilities that will make your stay more than enjoyable: free umbrellas and sunbeds, beach bars and water sports.

Tuesday, February 26, 2013


It's simple to prepare and nice to serve for your guests! This dish combines two popular flavors: chicken soup and the popular feta cheese.The result would be better using Greek traditional bread and extra virgin olive oil.Enjoy it!

Monday, February 25, 2013


The beautiful cluster of islands "Petalii" (near Evia island ) consists of ten large and small islands ,rich in vegetation. Nature here was certainly generous . Located a short distance from Athens,Petalii  are smothered in green.
Their main characteristic is the colorful rocks accompanying the azure waters. There will be fascinated by the beauty by the landscape and exotic beaches that do not resemble anything in the other beaches of southern Evia. It is no coincidence that Greek shipowners  have chosen them for their summer residences.
The seabed is ideal for diving and fishing.

Saturday, February 23, 2013



 Milos is without exaggeration one of the most beautiful islands in the Cyclades, Milos has approximately 130 kilometers of coastline with more than 50 sandy and rocky beaches.
 Feature of the island is majestic and beautiful bay which is one of the largest natural harbors in Europe and throughout the Mediterranean, Milos is a rich island at all, from the mines of today comes the famous perlite, and tourism developed greatly in recent years.

 The beaches of Milos will be unforgettable, white, black and red rocks with their own wild beauty not found anywhere in Greece, white gold sand, blue water with color to fascinate most exciting and beautiful that I honestly do not know anymore protodialexeis, Milos will not stick on a beach, but you'll want to go into all each have their own grace and unique beauty.

Villages Milos Adamas is which is the island's port but the heart of the island, another village of Plaka, which is the capital of the island, a beautiful picturesque village where you will see the archaeological and folklore museum, yet another settlement is, plates, Tripiti, and Pollonia which is a picturesque fishing village and tourist resort in the second apple from Pollonia you can get boats going to Kimolos.
Local products can be found at Apple are pitarakia are pies with delicious local cheese and traditional sweet candy with sweet pumpkin.

Friday, February 22, 2013


Astipalaia. Everyone will find something special to love.
The country is magnificent from where and to the look. Wild beauty grafting architecture of Cyclades and the Dodecanese. It is the jewel of the island, so this is your chance to see it then.

 Visible Maltezana, Livadi down to the road that leads to Vatses, Kaminakia and Saint John, the watch is removed as the mosquito and Koutsomyti by boat from Pera Gialos. Stands there tall imperious, Pirate of the Aegean. Whatever you ask the country differs from the rest of the Aegean islands. It's the style, the story and asked to role play as the last refuge from attacks by pirates and privateers.

 The main attraction is the castle of Astropalia residue which is the Venetian. On the outskirts of the castle lies the famous church of Panagia Portaitissa, celebrated on August 15. In celebration of the dinner is free to all, first course in the specialty of the island, famous Lamprianou (lamb stuffed with rice and giblets).
Trademark of the island and is very well preserved windmills. Worth visiting is also the castle of St. John, and the two caves on the island, rich in stalactites and stalagmites. Country is in the Archaeological Museum of the island, with several exhibits extremely


     The list of the best beaches in the world and in Europe in 2013, which were selected through voting and comments of users published tripadvisor.

In the list of the 10 best beaches in Europe we find two beautiful Greek ones: The famous Elafonisi in Crete (southern Greece)in the sixth place and St. Paul's Bay in Lindos, Rhodes(Dodecanese islands complex) in the tenth place.

Thursday, February 21, 2013


Tilos is a small island of the Dodecanese(southern Greece), a favorite alternative destination.The island, combines beautiful beaches, lush landscapes, caves and numerous archaeological monuments. 
The history of Tilos, moreover, with their conquerors from different parts of the world (Dorians, Venetians, Knights, Turks and Greeks finally in 1948), leads to a mixture of cultural elements. The highlight of these is undoubtedly the most important finds from the Neolithic era, mainly prehistoric dwarf elephants, that came to light after excavations in the cave .

Wednesday, February 20, 2013


       It is considered as one of the most romantic place in the Mediterranean. Gythion city,located in middle south of Peloponese ,at the center of the Laconian Gulf, is a lively, charming little harbour town. The most of its houses are two- or three-storey neo-classical mansions, stuck to the steep side of the  "Koumaros" mountain. 
A long sea-side promenade, the colourful fishing boats, the narrow streets and stairways produce the typical Greek environment which faszinates every visitor. 

Tuesday, February 19, 2013


This small island with 45 residents, lies between Crete and Kythera (southern Greece)making it ideal anchorage for all those traveling by yacht or motor boat and  wish to make a brief stop.
 Because of its strategic position ,in the past ,the island used to be a lair of pirates who roamed the area. Indeed even to day exists one of the few shipsheds (sloping space for storing boats) kept whole in Greece,a carved whole rock.Travelers are charmed by the wild beauty of Antikythira.

Monday, February 18, 2013


Spring excursion to archaeological sites in Greece :

Olympia.One of the most powerful images of the country.Tour also the Archaeological Museum and see how the games were held in the ancient  times. 

Mycenae.Wandering around the palace of the legendary King Agamemnon of Mycenae is an experience. The ruins of the citadel, the Lion Gate, the royal tombs, the palace itself, are the most important attractions of the area.Don't miss the Archaeological Museum, which is located near the citadel and houses finds from all periods and the wider region.
Mystras.You will be enchanted by the full of wildflowers castle  of Mystras.The area presents an incredible composition of Frankish, Byzantine and Ottoman monuments.If you strength, take the path from the entrance to the Upper Country that leads to the Castle of Villehardouin.

Sunday, February 17, 2013


Kalymnos is 

located in 

islands complex, 

,in south Aegian 

Despite its relatively 

small size

the island offers a 

variety of 
activities for  visitors:
...beautiful and clean beaches for 
the vacationers - families 
,couplesand singles -
of all ages : and magical seabed for the 
diving lovers ,
...impressive rocks of superior 
quality for climbing and
...great history and abundance of 
monuments for scholars

The beautiful landscapes, the 
delicious cuisine and the friendly 
people, guarantee a quality escape 
from everyday life and a memorable 
stay in the 'Island of the sponge 
catchers'.tourists love to explore 
and small ,picturesque villages and the local cuisine.

Friday, February 15, 2013


It's the so called after "midnight dish".It is considered as remedy food for stomach.Greeks love it for its  original flavor.Taste it,as an appetiser for gourmet table combinations.Serve it also with vegetables.

Thursday, February 14, 2013


Zakynthos island,in Ionian Sea,western Greece is proud of its beaches. Alykes and Alykanas are joined by a long sandy beach (about 3 km away),these beaches are north-east of the island.The famous Blue Caves and Shipwreck are accessible from these areas. 
Alykes is a small, friendly place with a great variety of bars, restaurants, shops and supermarkets, most of which are in the main street. It is a popular place for families and couples, many visitors come every year, thanks to its good climate, gorgeous beaches and verdant mountains.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013


In Thassos island (western Greece) the beauty of the sea is combined with  pine forests and olive groves, crystal clear waters, the traditional way of life in the villages, archaeological sites, trendy boutiques and nightlife.
Visitors from all over the world have definitely a great opportunity to enjoy nature. 
Lush forests of pines, firs and pines, and cultivated land with olive trees cover the entire surface of the island and quaint villages.
The excellent infrastructure of Thassos, unique natural beauty and the "warm" hospitality of the people make the island a unique destination for tourists.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013


     About 150 dolphins hosts Amvrakikos Gulf(Western Greece), according to an article in the magazine "New Scientist». This is one of the healthiest populations of bottlenose dolphins in the Mediterranean as it remains stable. "Rich" in dolphins is the Corinthian Gulf.(southern Greece) .

In the waters shelter four species of dolphins found in Greece , which very often come in mixed flocks, which is a rare phenomenon. Indeed, Greenpeace and ACCOVAMS (International Agreement for the protection of cetaceans in the Mediterranean) have suggested setting the Corinthian Gulf as a standard marine reserve for Greece and the Mediterranean.
The Greek seas are considered as the most "rich" biodiversity in the seas of Europe, but also worldwide, because they host some of the largest remaining populations of marine mammals in the Mediterranean.

Monday, February 11, 2013


Anafi remains an island away from the pace of modern development. The island slowly takes its place in the tourist "scene." .
Today, the touristic businessmen there are able to provide all the necessary services to the travelers.Anafi is popular to alternative travelers that love virgin sea sides.
Anafi is located at the southeastern edge of the Cyclades.The closest island is Santorini (Thera). 

Sunday, February 10, 2013


     The Tyrnavos carnival has its roots in the Dionysian cult, and has a satirical concept, without taboos and prohibitions.It is addressed to visitors that love culture,history and tradition,who also want to celebrate Shrove Monday custom  without shame fertility around a phallus ...!

The climax of the carnival events in Tyrnavos (central Greece,near Larisa city)starts on the third Sunday of Lent, with many events in the city and ends on Shrove Tuesday, the "Bourani", the "feast of phallus", a custom that has its roots in the ancient Dionysiac festivals and history is lost in the mists of time.

Saturday, February 9, 2013


     The slopes of the island rise from the crystal-clear waters, creating a landscape ideal for swimming, diving, sunbathing snorkeling. The green background is  interrupted by the white settlements, especially the traditional ones in the capital of the Skopelos ,called Hora.There is an impressive number of monasteries and chapels in the island. Myths and legends about gods, demigods, kings, pirates, dragons and saints give a mystery dimension to  the beautiful island .

Stafylos is the most famous beach of Skopelos, but many tourists love also the exquisite combination of golden sand and the pine scenery in Milia beach . 

Friday, February 8, 2013


Greek "keftedakia" (meet balls ) is the ideal snack for parties and family gatherings. They are usually served with fried potatoes , Greek salad and ouzo drink.
The big secret for the recipe success is the use of herbs and the meet mixture.Try φfro yopur meet balls mixing veal,prok and lamb meet.

Thursday, February 7, 2013


     Kythira in southern Greece, is an island famous for its natural richness.At the southern end of Kythera, in a place of rare beauty with towering pines, cool atmosphere, pleasant surroundings and overlooking the magnificent double Kapsali bay with crystal clear waters and is located in the Municipality of Kythera Camping. 
Starting from this place, and just 3 minutes walk to the picturesque village of Kapsali are bars, cafes, restaurants, small grocery stores, bike rentals bike and car.Don't miss to taste the  high quality honey of which the island producers are proud .