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The Aegean Sea is an elongated embayment of the Mediterranean Sea located between the Greek and Anatolian peninsulas, i.e., between the mainlands of Greece and Turkey. In the north, it is connected to the Marmara Sea and Black Sea by the Dardanelles and Bosphorus. The sea was traditionally known as…
Islands in the Argosaronic Gulf: Small gems scattered over the sea Aegina, Agkistri, Spetses, Hydra, Poros, Salamina and the peninsula of Methana form the island complex of the Argosaronic Gulf in southern Greece. Sprinkled over the Argosaronic Gulf and steeped in ancient mythology, these islands are small havens in close…
Attica is a historical region that encompasses the city of Athens, the capital of Greece. The historical region is centered on the Attic peninsula, which projects into the Aegean Sea. The history of Attica is tightly linked with that of Athens, which, from the classical period, was one of the…
Crete is the largest and most populous of the Greek islands, the The capital and the largest city is Heraklion. Crete forms a significant part of the economy and cultural heritage of Greece, while retaining its own local cultural traits (such as its own poetry and music). It was once…
Cyprus officially the Republic of Cyprus is an island country in the Eastern Mediterranean and the third largest and third most populous island in the Mediterranean. It is located south of Turkey, west of Syria and Lebanon, northwest of Israel and Palestine, north of Egypt, and southeast of Greece. Cyprus…
Epirus lies in NW Greece, between the Pindos mountain range and the Ionian Sea. Its untouched mountainous mass of Pindos with its great virgin forests, the Dragon Lakes (the mythical mountain lakes) and the untamed slopes provide a plethora of activities (mountaineering, climbing, ski, hiking, mountain biking etc.) in a…
The temperate climate, the deep and cool sea waters, the mountains, the lush vegetation, the cultural heritage and the cheerfulness of the inhabitants, make the Ionian Islands the ideal place for a holiday as well as rest and relaxation. What is more, the traits of the Ionian Islands are perfectly…
Visit Macedonia where you will encounter unique images. Explore this magnificent place in Greece where east meets west. The imposing – and almost perennial snowy – massifs of unique beauty boast Mt Olympus, the country's most famous and highest mountain, which is followed by the equally beautiful Pangaio, Kaimaktsalan (Voras)…
Authentic Thrace Thrace is an area of amazing natural beauty, a land where Greek legend has placed the mythical home of Orpheus. In this corner of Greece you’re at the gateway to the mysterious East and you’ll feel its proximity in mosques, menus and bazaars, and in the wealth of…
Central Greece, known as Roumeli, is part of the Greek mainland and has been inhabited since antiquity. There are forested mountain ranges, rivers, lakes, rich fauna and flora and remarkable archaeological sites. Visit the archaeological site of Delphi and the Oracle of god Apollo, picturesque seaside towns of Galaxidi and…
Escape to the Peloponnese, where Myth meets history. Monuments from every period of the eventful history, great archeological sites, such as ancient Olympia, Epidaurus, Mycenae and Tiryns (Tiryntha), the Temple of Apollo Epicurius, Byzantine churches, unique villages and alluring castles amidst stunning natural beauty, mountains and forest, rivers and caves,…
Enjoy Thessaly, a region of sheer beauty with mountains, rivers, beaches, the popular Plastira Lake, Tempi valley, and last but not least the unique Meteora, the most photogenic spiritual site in Greece. Archeological areas, Byzantine monasteries and churches, traditional settlements and ski resorts complete the fascinating natural beauty of Thessaly…
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Mavromba lake is located in Polichrono Chalkidikis and is a place of rare beauty and ecological importance. It is 300 meters high and 3 km from the main road. Monument of nature since 1998, from the Region of Central Macedonia.
It is a quiet, sheltered beach with tall rocks, fine pebbles, sand and crystal, crystal clear waters that are steep, while there are many tall pines, olive trees and olive trees around.
Lichadonisia or Lichades, is a fantastic island complex in Northeast Evia. This truly paradise place consists of seven islands and islets.
The first preference of the visitors is the beach of Vardia, located on the back of the port of Folegandros.
The beach Vithisma of Alonnisos, south of the old chora is the only nudist beach of Alonnisos.This beautiful beach with dark sand and pebbles and clear water is another beautiful beach of the island.Pines to the sea , breathtaking sunset orientation and views towards the neighboring Skopelos. Dirt road reaches a point and then you can follow the path reaching to the beach .
Elafonissi is 76 km southwest of the city of Chania and is a narrow peninsula, which often breaks at the beginning, giving the feeling of a separate island. It has joined the Natura Protected Area network, as it is an ecosystem of exceptional ecological importance.
At the beautiful and impressive location that is shaped on the edges of the mountains Kaliakouda and Chelidona, on a rock with an enchanting view, is built the historic Monastery of Panagia Prousiotissa
The Tower of Aberolavdi is located in Kalipados and was built in an elevated area that dominates the area and was bought by the aristocratic family of Voultsou.
The famous flea market, offers a unique opportunity to buy straight from the producers. Located in the center of the city, at the Trade Square (Plateia Emporiou), it takes place every Saturday morning (from 8am to 3pm).
The beach is almost 500m long, which makes it always seem empty. It has fine soft sand and shallow water.
Just a short distance from the city of Kilkis, everyone is talking about a lake with emerald waters and waterfalls. The reason for Lake Skra or otherwise “Blue Lake”, due to its color in the fossilized organisms on the bottom.
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Traditional delicatessen prepared in Thrace. Beef with a little fat, the crab consists of boiled pieces of meat mixed with their broth. It looks a bit thick, but its texture is more compact. Make cylindrical sticks. Store in the refrigerator for 7-10 months if not opened. It is eaten raw cut into small cubes and uniquely accompanied by a sour-red wine.
It turns out there was divorce in ancient Greece too. In fact, the divorce could be demanded not only by the husband, but also by the wife. If the spouse wanted to divorce, he should have returned the dowry to his wife, which he received by her wife, and to ensure the financial survival of the spouse during the first few years after the divorce. If there were children, the husband left them with his mother, and if he entered the remarriage with his new wife, he could not appear with her in people until his ex-wife joined the remarriage. If the divorce was requested by the spouse, it should have proved to the local elders the right evidence that there are serious reasons for the dissolution of the marriage. The most serious reason the elder has always hosted was the material insolvency of the spouse’s life. Also in the legislation of Σολώνειο Νομοθεσία it is said that divorce is accepted if a man does not make love with his wife at least three times a month. The law freed the husband from the fulfillment of marital duties within one week a month, due to […]
Giannis Antetokounmpo gives a good example to the younger generation, proving that perseverance, faith in God and love for what you do can only guarantee success. He, like every young person in modern greek society, was trying to survive in the harsh conditions of everyday life. But Gannis did not allow the difficulties of life to deprive him of the right to dream. In 2007 Giannis began to work on basketball and until 2009 he began to play professionally in the group of teenagers of the Philharmonic. On 27 June 2013, he was selected at NBA with number 15 and signed a contract with Milwaukee Bacs. At the NBA Awards 2019 in Los Angeles, the well-known athlete has been named the Kia NBA Most Valuable Player for the 2018-19 season. Antetokounmpo joins Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the only players in Bucks history to earn MVP honors. At the award ceremony he expressed his thoughts openly, saying: First of all I want to thank God for blessing me with this amazing talent. I wouldnt be in this position that I am today. Everything I do, I do it through him. I want to thank my team. First of all I want to thank […]
Is lying on a beach and splashing around in the shallows too tame for you? Would you rather feel your heart thumping in your chest and the wind rushing past your face?? Greece has the potential to thrill you. The extreme sports that you’ll find here will give you a huge rush of adrenaline. Unpaved roads of varying levels of difficulty link wild mountains leading you to another Greece, to isolated villages and dense forests, to gorges and cloud-shrouded peaks, to lakes and rivers of unparalleled ecological value. Extreme sports in Greece? A unique combination of adventure and beauty that promise incomparable experiences. Extreme sports: Off road holidays in Greece Even in the most isolated places you’ll find locals willing to offer directions, treats and even hospitality in their homes. Discover the treasures of the Greek countryside along the forest roads in regions and mountains such as Agrafa, Evrytania, Parnonas, Taygetos, Parnassos, Crete, Olympus, Zagori and northern Pelion. Your adventures in Greece have just begun! Perhaps there are fewer dirt roads in Greece now than there were last century but even the present network retains the ability to amaze. The tracks that cut through mountain forests and bare rock lead to less well-known parts of […]
During the dawn of the Cycladic Bronze Age, a gleaming white monument rose up out of the Aegean Sea. A manmade network of terraces and buildings constructed out of more than 1,000 tons of imported white stone, the massive monument took up practically every inch of the Dhaskalio promontory that was once connected to the Greek island of Keros.
Greece has been famous for many years not only due to art, architecture and philosophy, but also due to talented scientists. But why did the residents of Athens manage to make such a big push in development? How did the process of transforming the primal into antique civilization pass? The premise of the development of scientific thought in Greece Geopolitical factors have a huge impact on the development of Greek culture and science: a close neighborhood with ancient civilizations like Egypt and Babylon contributed to the exchange of knowledge obtained from past generations. Most of our ancient Greek scientists have spent a significant part of their lives on travel. Pythagoras, for example, spent his youth in Egypt, where he studied mathematics, geometry and natural sciences. The First Greek traveler, the records of which remained and reached our days, was Gannon. The Expedition with him led by the Senate of Carthage. The goal was very difficult, but necessary – the colonization of new lands in the western part of the African continent. After sailing the Gibraltar Strait, a lot of galleys with more than 30 internally displaced persons on board reached the tropics. When the expedition began to feel […]
Traditionally in the villages of Greece in the morning used a large number of animal fats to withstand the load at work in the day, so what is now called the most important food intake during the day, was in the rural residents and the most hearty. In Chania for traditional breakfast ate eggs with a pack to endure all day at work, and in Epirus and in Macedonia breakfast with cheese and butter. A large piece of bread with olives, wrapped in a clean handkerchief, took with you to work on the fields or to the city work to snack this day. Modern Greek breakfast options Today, when we discovered the richness of the Greek diet and the precious of something freshly baked, homemade, truly delicious, breakfast became different for the Greeks. In the hotels of the country, which are constantly developing and updating, you can have breakfast differently than usual: you can enjoy the traditional Greek breakfast. Homemade pies with the filling of seasonal local products, milk pie and spinach pie and cheese, a piece of cheese of the island production or from some mountain area, which smells like real milk, Antotiro, cashier or gruyère, […]
The local flavor of an unusual country like Greece is very brightly expressed in its kitchen and, including in its drinks, the production of which is here a whole milestone of culture. A large variety of alcoholic beverages can be found in almost any greek restaurant or bar. Alcoholic beverages are only a component of fun and effortless communication with friends. Despite the fact that today in the world Greek wines are not as popular as French or Italian, this country has the ancient traditions of making a fragrant alcoholic drink. Today in Greece is more popular white and red wine. The most famous wine producers are Rhodes and Samos Islands, as well as Lesvos, Chios and Santorini. The Island of Samos by the way, in addition to its beautiful nutmeg and light dry wines, is glorious also with delicious liqueur. In Greece there are interesting, specific greek varieties of wine, usually having great popularity among tourists. This is, first of all, the famous white wine variety of retsina, which is distinguished by its taste of the resin of the aleppo beer. In the ancient times, the open amphora with wine have been purchased, so that the drink […]
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