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Parga: The gem of the Ionian Sea

Parga is a magical city in the heart of Epirus overlooking the Ionian Sea, Paxos and Antipaxos, with turquoise waters and natural surroundings, thus making it a wonderful natural landscape. It is known for its amphitheatrical street-plan, its colorful houses and cobblestone streets perched on top of the hill and its breathtaking view of the…

Skopelos Among Travel+Leisure’s 30 Secret Islands

The Greek island of Skopelos has been voted as one of the “30 Secret Islands to Visit for the Ultimate Secluded Vacation” by the prestigious Travel + Leisure magazine. Skopelos occupies the 6th place on the list for its hidden coves,…

Historic Shipwrecks become ‘Underwater Museums’

The creation of “underwater museums”, where visitors can dive in, to visit one of the most mysterious chapters in History, will soon become a reality in Greece. The first underwater museum to open its doors next summer, is that of…

Iraklia: Aegean’s true gem

Iraklia belongs to the small Cyclades complex situated at six hours from Piraeus. It is an ideal destination, away from the capital’s intense rhythm. Iraklia has beautiful beaches with turquoise waters and is part of the Natura 2000…

Crete is a safe destination for UK travelers

The British government announced on Thursday 15/10 that it has added Crete to the list of safe destinations, a decision that means that those who arrived in Britain from the Greek island will no longer need to be quarantined. At the…

Greece distinguished at World Travel Awards 2020

The Ministry of Tourism and the Greek National Tourist Organisation (GNTO) were together awarded as the World’s Leading Tourist Board at the World Travel Awards (WTA) 2020. This year, due to the health restrictions, the WTA was held…

Pavlopetri, the oldest submerged city in the world

In the Greek Peloponnese, off the coast of southern Laconia lies Pavlopetri, the world’s oldest underwater city that was discovered by geologist Fokion Negris in 1904 and mapped and explored by oceanographer Nicholas Flemming, from…