Olympus Greece

Trekking with historical value: Mount Olympus, Athos, Parnassus

The varied landscape of Greece offers many opportunities for trekking and hiking in the mountains and for a thorough exploration of the country’s scenery. Greece is full of routes through lakes, mountains, valleys and rivers but the most important point is that you can combine this magnificent stroll in the nature with a touch of [...]

Hot spots for food in athens

5 hot spots for food in Athens

Hungry while discovering Athens? This will certainly not be a problem, as Greece’s capital is known in the later years for rapidly transforming into a top culinary destination, with numerous gastronomic choices are that are sure to please every palate. The following list features some of the hottest spots all true foodies swear by.   [...]

Monastery Agia Lavra

Kalavryta: Where beauty meets tradition

Located in the regional unit of Achaea, Kalavryta is a Greek town full of history and beauty. During the Frankish Occupation of Greece (13 century A.D.), it was given that name due to its many cool water springs. Its first name was “Cynaetha” probably because hunting was very common during those times. Nowadays, Kalavryta is [...]

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Crete: The Incredible Minoan Palace of Knossos

The alluring island of Crete is the largest Greek island and it was the place in where the famous Minoan civilization thrived. According to scientists, the Minoan civilization is one of the earliest civilizations of Europe, classifying this period from 3650 to 1400 B.C, that is in the middle of Bronze age. In order for [...]

Wine Cellar

The Delightful Greek Wine

What is your favorite wine type? If you are a lover of this special kind of alcohol, you might want to be informed that in the later years greek wines have slowly but steadily regained their fame among the finest on a worldwide level. Indeed, greek wineries continue to excel, producing wines of incomparable quality [...]

Aliki beach Paros

Paros: As beautiful as it gets

Belonging to the Cyclades island group complex in the Aegean Sea, Paros is a not to miss destination for those who wish to have a-m-a-z-i-n-g holidays! This lovely island has been inhabited since 3,200 B.C. Being strategically located, Paros flourished and became an important trading center and thus, very prosperous. Along with this economically related [...]

Milos Greece

Milos: A Lovely Archaeological Tour

The incredibly beautiful island of Milos, located in the Aegean Sea and belonging to the island complex of Cyclades, is inhabited since prehistory. It is shaped like a horseshoe and, except for its long and rich history, is also known for its two dormant volcanoes. Their existence naturally led to the formation of obsidian, which [...]

Katakolo Peloponnese

Peloponnese: Unlimited places to visit

Peloponnese, linked with the rest of the mainland through the famous Isthmos bridge, is undoubtedly a destination ideal for the whole year. With a warm climate, mild winds and a beautiful landscape, Peloponnese is the ideal place to spend your holidays in a very friendly and picturesque place. The Peloponnese is certainly a familiar image to [...]

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National Gardens: Athens’ green secret

In the later years and despite the economic crisis, Athens has evolved from a two-day stop to visit Acropolis and then head to the notorious greek islands to an alternative, highly praised destination in which tourists come to stay for good. Indeed, Athens is a multifaceted city, where ancient monuments and hip bars lay side [...]

Best places for panoramic view of Athens: Philopappos Hill

Creative spaces in Athens

Athens is a vibrant city with many institutes where you participate in interactive art seminars. Whether you are interested in theater, dance, music, or simply a more mind- stimulating art lectures, then your options in this vibrant city are numerous.   Ash in Art First of all, Ash in Art is a versatile creative studio [...]