An arty rendezvous: an exhibition that takes you 5,000 years back in time

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5000years Foto Πάρις Ταβιτιάν An arty rendezvous: an exhibition that takes you 5,000 years back in time

The Museum of Cycladic Art celebrates 30 years of presence with the atmospheric and highly interesting exhibition entitled “Cycladic Society 5000 years ago.” The early Cycladic culture is presented from a modern angle, through selected archaeological findings that are highlighted by additional information, in an evocatively lit space area that centres attention on the unknown aspects of a unique culture through a total of 191 ancient objects. Read more

Romantic excursion in the uplands of Corinthia

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OreiniKorinthia LimniDoksa Romantic excursion in the uplands of Corinthia

The uplands of Corinthia – within easy reach from Athens – are one of the most favorite destinations for couples of all ages, as they combine the alpine element and a romantic ambiance. Dense forests of cypresses and black pines, lakes, plateaus, spectacular hillsides, large and small villages form a vibrant backdrop also for those looking for action in nature, as there is also a small winter sports centre. Read more

These are Athens’ new bars

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Bars RedDoor These are Athens’ new bars

In the basement of 6, Tsakalof Street – a stone’s throw from Kolonaki Square in central Athens – a scarlet door leads to the Red Door, a bar-restaurant with an air of private club that introduces the city to the ritual of the yakiniku. So take off your shoes and sit on one of the 7 “sunken” tables, where you can roast on the spot the meats of your choice yourself. Across the room, at the impressive white-marble bar, Japanese cocktails are made. Read more

Activities in Messolonghi

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kitesurf Activities in Messolonghi

Kite surfing & Wind surfing in Messolonghi

Several beaches around Messolonghi city are ideal for kitesurf and windsurf! The diversity of coastline with deep and shallow water, moderate and strong winds are the ideal prerequisites for Kite and Wind surfing. Some of the most ideal beaches on the west coast of Greece is Messolonghi lagoon, Dioni, Tourlida and Kryoneri! Surfers from all over Greece regularly visit Messolonghi to train! Read more

Arachova: A Cosmopolitan Greek Mountain Experience

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1 001 arachova 01 Arachova: A Cosmopolitan Greek Mountain Experience

The once-quiet village where people stopped to buy folk art before reaching Delphi, is now the winter equivalent of Mykonos.

Nestled on Mt Parnassos, Arachova is a town that has been transformed into a popular destination for those seeking winter sports and relaxation. It sits at an altitude of 973 meters and its main road is always busy with visitors. Thanks to its proximity to Athens, the winter months see it buzzing on weekends with city slickers escaping the rat race for a break in the refreshing mountain air. Follow their footsteps and find out why this place is so adored by both Greeks and foreigners alike.

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