Ever wondered how huge hunks of marble are shaped into exquisite works of art? Tinos’s Museum of Marble Crafts reveals all. Read more
Can’t decide between a beach holiday or hiking in the mountains? In Pilio you can have it all. Read more
Visiting the volcanos that shaped the Aegean archipelago
From May visitors will be able to visit this marvel of ancient engineering, walking along the full 1,036m length of the tunnel through Mount Ambelos. Read more
Come for the most accessible volcano in the Mediterranean, stay for the great swimming, stunning views and artistic flair of this island. Read more
Greeks take their day of rest so seriously there is an Oscar-winning song about it. Here’s how to Sunday in Athens like a true local.
Sunday in Greece is largely a day of repose and a time for family get-togethers. For many employees it is their only day off work and so they like to make the most of it, especially when the sun decides to make its first bold appearances in spring. Heavy coats come off, light walking shoes come on and hoards of sun-thirsty Greeks head downtown to mingle with the tourists and pretend that summer is nearer than it actually is. So try these 8 local favorite activities and spend your Sunday like a true Athenian: Read more
Easygoing and bike friendly, Trikala makes for a great jumping off point to explore the rich natural landscapes of Northern Greece.
Located in central greece 330 km north of Athens, Trikala is a gateway into the mountainous region of northwestern Greece. While not normally high on the itineraries of most visitors to the country below are five reasons a stay in the city will not disappoint. Read more