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 ]

The Archaeological Museum and the Byzantine Museum of the Lesbos Island

The Archaeological Museum and the Byzantine Museum of the Lesbos Island

The old building of the Archaeological Museum of Mytilene (or Mytilini, the capital of Lesbos Island) belongs to the family of Achilleas Vournazos, built around the year 1921 according to Smyrniot's architectural ideas. The new building of the Archaeological Museum is located in the region of Kioski and its architecture is modern and simple. The construction of the building was completed in 1955. The Byzantine Museum of Mytilene is located in the Agios Therapon churchyard, its founder bei... [ read more ]

The Theophilos Museum and the Teriade Museum on the Lesbos Island

The Theophilos Museum and the Teriade Museum on the Lesbos Island

During a visit on the Island of Lesbos one of the places that you shouldn’t miss is the Theofilos Museum. This tourist attraction is located in the region of Arkotiri (suburb of the city of Varese) at approximately 4km from the city of Mytilini. Located in the region of Varia, near the Theophilos Museum and known for the incredible landscapes that offers, the Teriade Museum totally deserves to be visited because it is a unique library-museum in the world. Here you can find information a... [ read more ]

The Mytilini Fortress on the Lesbos Island

The Mytilini Fortress on the Lesbos Island

The green island of Lesbos or Mytilene is a resort not as much frequented as the rest of the islands. The Lesbos Island is called by the Greeks the Emerald Isle because of the variety and abundance of local flora. The deep green  appearance is multiplied by the olives, that are more than 11 million in number and covering about 40% of the island of Lesbos. The Island of Lesbos certainly is not as famous as the Greek island of Crete, for example, but that does not prevent it being billed a... [ 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 ]