Posts Categorized: Greece

Top 4 Beaches of Greece

Navagio Beach

Visiting Greece is like reaching into a distant time when heroism and bravery were the rulers of the world. But while we ponder the majesty of sword-and-sandal times, we inadvertently look up to the sky and realise that it is clear. “What is that?” your mind bellows. Well a favourable climate zone, of course! And… Read more »

Top 4 Beaches of Corfu

Gouvia Beach

One cannot visit Greece and omit hitting the island of Corfu. Why exactly? Well, simply because it is one of the most varied islands of the country. Marvellous sights, a moody little capital town (Corfu Town), English-speaking people, breath-taking coastlines, narrow roads, tall mountains, and, of course, exceptional beaches. But what of those beaches? We… Read more »

Visit Thessaloniki – The Echo of the Byzantine Empire

Thessaloniki

There aren’t many cities around the world quite like Thessaloniki as its unique position upon the Aegean Sea gives it an excellent trade position. Bound by the administration of the Central Macedonian region (Greek Macedonia) and the Decentralized Administration of Macedonia and Thrace, it used to be the second most important city after the mighty… Read more »

Visit Corfu – The Kumquat Paradise

There are many things that Greece may boast with and Corfu is one of them. The second-largest of the Ionian Islands (only behind Cephalonia), Corfu is known as Kerkyra (Κέρκυρα) to the locals. With a rich history riddled with battles and occupations, Corfu is now a tourist-paradise that seems to be specifically-designed to be just… Read more »

Visit Athens – The Heart of Lore

Countless cities have risen from nothing over the ages but neither of them could match the majestic nature of Athens. Home to many a great institution from Aristotle’s Lyceum to Plato’s renowned Academy, the capital of Greece is one of the oldest cities in the world. Reaching back more than 3.400 years into the past,… Read more »