Ancient Olympia, The Philippeion temple

Olympia, the birthplace of the Olympic Games

Ancient Olympia

 

While we are looking forward to the start of the Olympic Games, let us return briefly to Olympia and ancient Greece, to the place where it all began.

It was a world ruled by gods, and the … Read more > Pročitaj više >

Lemnos, Faraklo volcanic rocks

Secrets of Lemnos island

The mythical island of Lemnos

 

Lemnos is the 8th largest island in Greece, located in the northern part of the Aegean Sea. According to mythology, it is the home of Amazons and Hephaestus, God of fire.

Since there … Read more > Pročitaj više >

Patmos Chora and St John monastery

Patmos, a holy island in the blue Aegean Sea

Patmos sacred Island

 

Patmos is a small island in the Aegean Sea and it is located west of the coast of Turkey. It looks like many other picturesque and adorable Greek islands, but there is something more about it. … Read more > Pročitaj više >

The ancient traces on the island of Samos

Ancient Samos

 

The island of Samos, located in the eastern Aegean Sea, has a long and rich history. Its remains are in the ancient ruins of the sanctuaries, walls, and old buildings on the whole island.

After numerous archaeological … Read more > Pročitaj više >

Fyriplaka beach

Milos, the Island of Venus de Milo and stunning beaches

Incredible Milos Island

 

Milos is the most western island of the Greek Cyclades.
It is known for its colourful rock formations, interesting history, and the famous statue of Aphrodite of Milos as well.
The island is horse-shoe shaped. Actually, … Read more > Pročitaj više >

Milos Fyriplaka beach

Milos beaches, the hidden gems of Cycladic island

Stunning Milos beaches

 

Milos beaches are simply wonderful.
Thanks to its volcanic origin, Milos is known as the „island of colours“. The beaches look completely unreal!
In a word, it is difficult to explain all the shades and colours … Read more > Pročitaj više >

Sailing around Milos, Kleftiko, jedrenje

Sailing around the incredible Milos island

Incredible Milos sailing

 

Sailing is a fantastic adventure. It is a thousand years old and it still attracts people. One day trip or more days (weeks) is one of the most popular ways to relax and have a great … Read more > Pročitaj više >

Samos, the island of Pythagoras and Hera goddess

Samos island

 

Samos Island belongs to the Dodecanese archipelago in the eastern Aegean Sea. The Mycale Strait separates it from the Asian Minor (Anatolian peninsula), which belongs to Turkey today. Exactly, the strait is only 1.6 km wide at … Read more > Pročitaj više >

Potami beach

The best beaches on Samos Island

 Samos beaches

 

Samos is the eighth largest Greek island and belongs to the Dodecanese archipelago in the eastern Aegean.
The coastline of the island is 159 km long. In a word, Samos beaches are known for the crystal clear … Read more > Pročitaj više >

Eupalinos tunnel, Eupalinov tunel, Samos

The Eupalinos Tunnel, ancient engineering wonder

Ancient Eupalinos tunnel

 

The Tunnel of Eupalinos is located on Greek Samos island, in the eastern Aegean Sea.
It is an ancient engineering wonder, considering that it was built in the 6th century B.C. to serve as an … Read more > Pročitaj više >