In October 2015 I was able to make a much appreciated trip to Crete and concentrated on its eastern region having centred myself in Agios Nikolaos. The outstanding Gulf of Mirabello, Spinalonga the island with its long history and its recent sad past and now focus as a heritage island, the glorious beach at Vai with the palm trees, the awesome archaeology in Lato, the Monastery at Toplou and last but not least the wonderful Archaeological Museum in Heraklion itself where one could spend hours and still only touch the surface. Read more
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The business community of Greecewould like to reward the trust and loyalty shown by travelers in our country, introducing a new institution, “The honorary country”. Read more
With so many amazing historical, cultural and geographical wonders on offer, planning for your first time trip to Greece can seem like an overwhelming task. Fortunately, these top tips will help anyone to make the most out of their visit to this truly wonderful destination. Read more
The Onassis Cultural Centre takes part in the musical journey of the deeply poetic band of the Tindersticks, with two concerts on its Main Stage. Read more
The Athens International Airport, along with Marketing Greece, highlights the Athenian experience, with a view to promoting the city and its dynamics as a city-break destination. Read more
In the up-and-coming bar scene of Athens, the “Athinorama Bar Awards – Shaker Trophy 2016” were presented by Athinorama a few days ago: this is a new evaluation institution that bears the stamp of Athinorama, the top city guide that, for 40 years now, informs the public about anything new and exciting. The top names of the bar scene attended the event, and a total of 15 awards (1 Shaker) were presented to as many bars, as well as 7 awards (1 Shaker) to bar-restaurants and 3 special awards.
The winners are:
Greece is rich with natural wonders. It is one of the popular tourist destinations in Europe. There is something undeniably seductive in Greece in terms of beaches. Here you can find the best beaches for relaxing in this country that you should visit. Read more