Greece Archaeological Sites

Archaeological Sites

Greece is literally a vast archaeological site. As the country was already inhabited from prehistoric times, traces of human civilization can be found everywhere, in all corners of the land. It is worthy of note that in Kavala for example, many apartment blocks on the seafront have ancient walls incorporated into their construction. The major archaeological sites in Greece …

Ikaria island

Ikaria

Ikaria is a place with rich mythological past, and it has connected its name with the mythical figure Icarus. Sandy beaches, running waters, mountains and lush green hillsides compose the majestic relief of the island. Ikaria is also famed for its thermal springs, unique in the whole world for their chemical composition and radiation. Moreover, the unparalleled local lifestyle with a unique …

Northeastern Aegean Islands

Northeastern Aegean Islands

Just a breath away from the Asia Minor coast, in the northeastern part of the Aegean Sea, five big islands (Ikaria, Samos, Limnos, Lesvos, Chios) and some smaller ones (Agios Efstratios, Agios Minas, Antipsara, Thymaina, Oinousses, Samiopoula, Fournoi and Psara) offer you exciting holiday options.Despite their distance from mainland Greece, they have grown into popular destinations …

Greek islands

Greek islands

Most travelers to Greece want to visit the Greek Islands and if you are one of those people then you are on the right page. Or one of them at least. This page has links to my Greek island guides and some of the most popular Greek islands along with helpful information that will make …

Athens

Athens

Athens is the historical capital of Europe, with a long history, dating from the first settlement in the Neolithic age. In the 5th Century BC (the “Golden Age of Pericles”) – the culmination of Athens’ long, fascinating history – the city’s values and civilization acquired a universal significance. Over the years, a multitude of conquerors occupied Athens, and erected unique, splendid monuments – …

Greece

Greece – general info

Here you’ll find useful information for preparing your trip to Greece. We give you practical tips on documentation, safety, healthcare, what clothes to pack, currency, tourist cards, public holidays… so you’re all set when you arrive. You’ll find the whole list below. Enjoy! Capital of Greece : Athens Official language: Greek The currency : Euro(€) Climate: Mediterranean Population: 11.306.183 …