The best beaches of Kefalonia

The best beaches of Kefalonia

Kefalonia has beautiful beaches, many of which are known for their cleanliness. In tehe following we present you the ones that we consider to be the best beaches of Kefalonia. The famous Myrtos beach in Kefalonia is a pole of attraction in Kefalonia. This beach is located at 30 km in the north of Argostoli and has earned a worldwide reputation as consistently included in travel magazines among the most beautiful and picturesque beaches in the world. The beach has a semi - circular shape s... [ read more ]

Things to know before you travel to Kefalonia

Things to know before you travel to Kefalonia

The largest island in the Ionian Sea, Kefalonia, is a charming place. Although developed in recent years as a family destination, the beaches of the island of Kefalonia are not crowded due to the large size of the island. The Island of Kefalonia is famous for exotic beaches, from those are distinguished Myrtos, Antisamos, Lourdas and Skala, which was chosen for filming many Hollywood film productions. Kefalonia has also many picturesque villages, medieval castles and beautiful monasteries... [ read more ]

Family friendly beaches in Zakynthos

Family friendly beaches in Zakynthos

The Island of Zakynthos is a dram holiday destination, where everybody can find the best place to spend some unforgettable days or weeks. There are many types of resorts and beaches, for any type of person or tourist groups. Today we would like to present you four beaches that are suitable for families with children. The family friendly beaches in Zakynthos include the Argassi beach, the Kalamaki beach, the Alyakanas beach, the Gerakas beach. Of course, you can find other beaches in Zakyn... [ read more ]

The Solomos Museum and the Smugglers Cove in Zakynthos

The Solomos Museum and the Smugglers Cove in Zakynthos

The Solomos Museum was built after the devastating earthquake that took place on the island in 1953, the full name of the museum being the Museum of Solomos and the personalities of Zakynthos. In this museum can be seen numerous historical and cultural relics of the island. The museum is opened every day between 9.00-14.00. The Navagio Beach, the exclusive tourist destination in Zakynthos is also known as the Smugglers Cove beach. There is a dream exotic landscape that is impossible to fo... [ read more ]

The Vassilikos peninsula and the Marathonisi Island in Zakynthos

The Vassilikos peninsula and the Marathonisi Island in Zakynthos

Tourists who visit the Vassilikos peninsula can enjoy the exotic scenery, the mountain, the sea and the unique Mediterranean vegetation with olive groves that form a special unique frame. In this area is the Marine Park of Zakynthos, where can be seen a rare species of endangered turtle. The Marathonisi Island is small, uninhabited and is located in the Laganas bay, in the Ionian Sea. This island is made ​​up of two smaller islands that are called Pontikonisi. It is renowned for its n... [ read more ]

The Skinari Cape and the Blue Caves of Zakynthos

The Skinari Cape and the Blue Caves of Zakynthos

Cape Skinari is located in the north of the island of Zakynthos. From here, tourists can enjoy beautiful landscapes, seen from the top of the rocks. It is a perfect area for reflection and relaxation. The road leading to the Skinari Cape is very pleasant, being crossed by pine and olive trees. From here you can also go on a trip to the Blue Caves of Zakynthos, an area with white rocks and some ruins, preserved after the devastating earthquake in the year 1953. Tourists that arrive here re... [ read more ]

Top 5 beaches of the Island of Zakynthos

Top 5 beaches of the Island of Zakynthos

Zakynthos is considered one of the most beautiful Greek islands, mostly because its beaches, which are clean, have clear water of an azure blue color, with hidden coves and cliffs that confront continuously, since the time of the gods, the waters of the Ionian Sea. A top beach in the Island of Zakynthos is Navagio, one of the most popular beaches in the country, surrounded by high cliffs and accessible only by boat. It is one of the beaches that you can see often on posters that promote t... [ read more ]

Travel tips about Zakynthos for visitors

Travel tips about Zakynthos for visitors

Zakynthos (or Zante) is a splendid Greek Island located in the Ionian Sea, at about 20-25 miles from the mainland of Greece. It belongs to the Ionian Islands region, which has about 123 km of coastline and an area of ​​410 square kilometers, being about 40 km long and 20 km wide. The most important town of the island is the town of Zakynthos - it is in the eastern part of the island and has a population of about 17,000 inhabitants, on the whole Island of Zakynthos living about 40,000 ... [ read more ]

Must see museums in Thassos

Must see museums in Thassos

Built right next to the entry of the Ancient Agora in Limenas, the capital of the Island of Thassos, the Archaeological Museum maintains an extensive collection of archaeological artifacts discovered during excavations conducted here and is considered one of the most important museums of the Greek provinces. One of the three folk museums of Thassos is located in the wonderful mountain village of Theologos, the former capital of the island, whose houses impress with their traditional archi... [ read more ]

The Commercial and the Military Port in Thassos

The Commercial and the Military Port in Thassos

The old Commercial Port of Thassos appeared in the seventh century BC because of the strategic location on the trade routes of the city from the Aegean Sea to the Thrace and the Black Sea, because the subsoil rich in precious metals (gold and silver), because of the forest and large grape vines areas, which led to the development of Thassos, a real commercial and naval power. The former Military Port of the Thassos town is currently known as the "little port" or "old port" and was located... [ read more ]