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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 [...]

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The unique culture of Syros island

Located in the island complex of Cyclades, Syros is yet another astonishing island in the Aegean Sea. Apart from its exceptional beauty and marvellous beaches, Syros is also famous for its rich and long culture. Its name either derives from a Phoenician word that means “happy” or from a word which means “rock”. One of [...]

Likavitos Hill Athens

Where to go with your loved one in Athens

Greece is known to be one of the most idyllic destinations; however you don’t have to be in Santorini’s caldera watching the sunset to enjoy some quality time with your sweetheart. Besides evolving into one of the top alternative destinations in Europe, Athens is also an ideal place to experience romantic moments with your beloved one [...]

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Gythio: the unprecedented beauty of Peloponnese

Gythio constitutes one of the most popular holiday destinations in Peloponnese since it combines everything from wonderful beaches to beautiful landscape and excellent gastronomy. Just 40 km away from Sparti, Gythio is easily accessible by either car or ferry. Mani and Gythio Town are the most significant regions due to their size, population and tourist [...]

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Samothrace island: The place to be

Samothrace is one of the small islands with big perspectives. Thermal springs, amazing views, rich flora, waterfalls and interesting sights await you on this beautiful island of the northern Aegean. The municipality of Samothrace belongs to the wider area of Evros in Thrace. Although the island has no airport, it is reachable by ferry from [...]

less known greek dishes

Less known Greek dishes that worth the try

Greece is not only a paradise due to its unique natural beauty, but also because it really is a gastronomic heaven. The famous delicacies everyone knows and loves -souvlaki and mousaka- are just the tip of the iceberg; the traditional dishes, whether in their original version or slightly altered are endless and showcase perfectly the [...]

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Top 5 spots for exotic food in Athens

Athens is the city of light and museums and of course, the famous “souvlaki”. However, for all those who prefer a taste of exotic food and a touch of curry on their palate, Athens has certainly something to offer. If you feel hungry but do not want to spend too much time and money in a [...]

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Best places for a short escape from Athens

Athens can be delightful, but while you are visiting the city how about a short escape nearby? Athens has the perfect location, in that it is quite close to the islands of Saronikos gulf and Cyclades, as well as many mainland destinations, ideal for a short break and a swim. Keep reading, as we have [...]

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Discover: Wildlife in Greece

Greece might be famous for the endless beaches and picturesque scenery of the islands that attract millions of tourists every year but its part that sustains a large amount of wildlife still remains one of the richest and most interesting areas for discovering the wild fauna and flora which consolidates the country as a paradise [...]