The Acropolis and the Museum of Archeology in Corinth

The Acropolis and the Museum of Archeology in Corinth

The city of Corinth in Greece has a great historical importance. The ruins of the ancient city can are exposed and can be visited. The Acrocorinth is an acropolis situated at less than 10 km to the southwest, in the south of the settlement called Archea Korinthos., at a height of 575 m and at its foot lays the archeological site of Ancient Corinth. The Archaeological Museum is located in Ancient Corinth, at the foot of the Acrocorinth, at approximately 8 km from Corinth. You can visit the... [ read more ]

The archaeological site of Ancient Corint

The archaeological site of Ancient Corint

Ancient Corinth was founded in the 10th century BC, getting to be among the most important and richest cities in Greece, being a renowned cultural, economic and sports center. The Romans destroyed the city and the population as well, but later Julius Caesar manages to restore the life of the city, rebuilding it and making it the capital of the province of Achaia. The archaeological site of Ancient Corinth is an invaluable wealth of Greece, a testament of its history of thousands of years ... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to Corinth

Tourist guide to Corinth

Located on the coast of the Corinthian Gulf, at about 80 km from Athens to south-west, Corinth represented over the years a major port of entry in the Peloponnese peninsula. Today, Corinth has a population of about 35,000 inhabitants, being the prefecture seat of Corinthia in the Peloponnese region. We present you a short tourist guide to Corinth including some information about the ancient city and its foundation according to the legends and some important tourist attractions in the city... [ read more ]

Activities on the Island of Kos

Activities on the Island of Kos

There are many bus links between most of the villages and beaches of the Island of Kos, but also taxis, bikes, cars for rent or even ships on many beaches. You can make a tour of the island with a tourist train that stops in the port. The station is opposite the taxi station. You can make excursions even to Turkey, Pserimos or the other islands. Kos Island has its own airport with direct flights to many European cities. The island is connected to the rest of the Dodecanese islands via fer... [ read more ]

The beaches of the Island of Kos

The beaches of the Island of Kos

The beaches of the Island of Kos, its bays and azure blue waters will surely delight you. The Kos Island possesses some extremely beautiful beaches with golden sand. There are sandy beaches where the water is not very deep, these being ideal for families with children, and beaches for water sports enthusiasts as well, such as Agios Fokas. The most beautiful beaches of Kos are located in the small villages Kefalos and Mastichari, but there are some splendid beaches in Marmari, Kefalos Tika... [ read more ]

Towns and villages on the Island of Kos

Towns and villages on the Island of Kos

The Island of Kos is a green and fertile island that offers tourists a multitude of possibilities. You can spend your time quietly on a beach in Kos, in a relaxed ambiance or you can spend the entire night in the many bars and clubs. There are so many things to do and to see here, that a week or two are not enough! Beautiful beaches, picturesque little villages, interesting panorama and extremely intense nightlife, what more could you ask for from a place where you spend your vacation? Ko... [ read more ]

Temple ruins in Halkidiki

Temple ruins in Halkidiki

If you want to make a journey through the tumultuous past of Greece, Halkidiki is the ideal destination for you. Besides numerous monuments with great historical significance, museums that present the full picture of the development process and the sights of Greece with an imposing and grandiose architecture, you can visit the famous temples of the great Greek gods. To be convinced, do not hesitate to include in your journey a visit to the Temple of Zeus, considered to be the main attract... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to the Halkidiki Peninsula

Tourist guide to the Halkidiki Peninsula

The Halkidiki Peninsula in northern Greece is located at southeast from Thessaloniki, the second largest city in Greece. Halkidiki is also the name of the prefecture located in the Greek region of Central Macedonia, the residence is the city of Polygyros, located at 70 km in the southeast of Thessaloniki, with a population of over 23,000 inhabitants. The Peninsula of Halkidiki in the south is divided in three other peninsulas: Kassandra, Sithonia and Athos. We present you a tourist guide ... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to the city of Iarapetra

Tourist guide to the city of Iarapetra

With a population of approximately 28,000 inhabitants, Ierapetra is the fourth largest city on the Island of Crete, located at about 100 km to the southeast from Heraklion and is part of the Lassithi Prefecture. Ierapetra is the only city in the south of the island, famous for its agricultural products exported all over Europe, but also for its tourist attractions. Today we present a short tourist guide to the city of Iarapetra including some historical facts about the city, the most impo... [ read more ]