If you’re looking for a low-profile destination just a short distance from Athens, then Aegio is made for you. The second largest city of Achaia, which goes by the nickname “Balcony of the Corinthian” thanks to the magnificent views of the sea, is now only 90 minutes from Athens after the recent inauguration of the Olympia Odos, while the thorough remodeling of the coastal front has brought some fresh air. Read more
The trend of famous Greek Chefs signing the menus in restaurants and hotels of favorite islands and popular summer destinations grows stronger year by year. Read more
Summer is the ideal time of year for walks around Athens, enjoying drinks and socializing at the brand-new bars of the city. 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
Visiting the volcanos that shaped the Aegean archipelago Read more
Whether you’re a windsurfing, kitesurfing adrenaline junkie, a beach-bar connoisseur, a parent looking for family fun, or just a nature-lover in search of seaside tranquility, Kos has a beach for you. Read more