The Athinorama Bar Awards – Shaker Trophy 2017 were given to the best bars in Athens and Thessaloniki during a ceremony that was held recently by the “athinorama” magazine, confirming the enormous potential of Greek bartending and its tuning in with international trends. Read more
Agri-tourism is a traveling trend that gains ground worldwide, as it offers the opportunity for direct contact with nature and relaxation away from the stressful city life. Greece features some trim guesthouses that create an agri-tourism and nature-loving setting in the lap of nature, which wears its most beautiful colors this time of the year. Read more
Meteora and the town of Kalambaka, which is located at the feet of this unique monument of nature, are a good idea for a spring excursion that can be combined with celebrating Easter with devotion. The almost eerie stone rocks of Meteora are a Classified and Protected Monument of Humanity by UNESCO, and also the second largest monastic community in Greece after Mount Athos. Read more
Family destinations that combine fun, culture and pleasant weather. Read more
Discover the beautiful Macedonian lakeside city with its grand mansions and a rich history.
Kastoria is not an easy city. The cold is bitter, the streets are confusing and even the lake doesn’t help you navigate. I got lost many times; each time I thought I’d found my way when I reached the lake only to discover another part I hadn’t seen before. A huge glass-like surface, frozen by the cold, seemed to constantly reappear in front of me. Read more
Diving in Greece can satisfy even the most experienced of divers.
Most diving destinations around the world offer an opportunity to explore marine nature. In Greece, diving also offers a look into modern history.
From the Gulf of Evia to the Saronic Gulf, both close to Athens, and the Ionian Sea in western Greece, to the Cyclades in the Aegean Sea, Greece’s seabed is a vast museum of modern wrecks. Offering more than just rusted metal sheets, each wreck carries its own unique history. Read more