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2-Day escape to Ammouliani!

Have you been bored and tired of your everyday routine? Would you like to feel free from thoughts and stressful ideas? Here is the answer! All you have to do is find two days free to meet this beautiful “pocket” island. The island of Ammouliani is located opposite the port of Tripiti and is the […]

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5 of the most visited beaches in Chalkidiki, Greece

Every year Chalkidiki is one of the most loved tourist destinations in Greece. This is not coincidental, because such a place could easily be compared with  any other exotic place in the world. Clear water and golden beaches are some of the most common characteristics of Chalkidiki. Another great advantage of this small paradise is […]

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A BYZANTINE TREASURE IN THESSALONIKI!!

The Church of Saint Nicholas Orphanos is an early 14th-century Byzantine church in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki. The church is located in the northeastern corner of the old city, just inside the eastern wall, between the Irodotou and Apostolou Pavlou streets. The church’s name, “Saint Nicholas the Orphan”, is first attested in the […]

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A GASTRONOMIC TOUR OF THESSALONIKI!!

Although not a very well known city, Thessaloniki is the second biggest city in Greece with 2300 years of history and with more than one million habitats. It is my hometown. An interesting point: It is consider to be the culinary capital of Greece! Ok, to be totally honest, Greece has a really interesting plurality […]

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A SPIRITUAL TREASURE NEAR TO THESSALONIKI!!

The Holy Monastery of St. John the Theologian, Souroti, Thessaloniki. Souroti is found around 28 kilometers from Thessaloniki, not far from the central road which links the city with the capital of Chalkidiki, Polygyros. The Holy Monastery is dedicated to St. John the Theologian and to St. Arsenios of Cappadocia. In the Monastery are the […]

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A VERY UNIQUE MONUMENT IN THESSALONIKI!!

The Church of Hosios David also referred to as the Latomou Monastery and Suluca Mosque, is a late 5th-century church in Thessaloniki, Greece. In Byzantine times, it functioned as the katholikon of the Latomos Monastery and received a rich mosaic and fresco decoration, which was renewed in the 12th–14th centuries. The surviving examples are of […]

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ABOUT THE ARCHITECTURE OF THESSALONIKI!!

Thessaloniki is the second largest city of Greece, founded in 316 BC over the site of an ancient settlement. In the Roman years it was the largest port of the area and it played a major role during the Byzantine years. Thessaloniki architecture had always been a unique example being the centre of the Balkan […]

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Adventure starts…at Samothrace!

Samothrace, the island of the Great Gods, as it is referred, offers to the visitor many unique and unforgettable experiences. As motherland of Wings of Victory it is blessed with rocky mountains, flowing springs, incredible waterfalls and magical beaches where you can stare the endless blue of the Aegean sea. According to mythology Poseidon observed […]

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ALTERNATIVE ACTIVITIES IN HALKIDIKI!!

The shores of Greece elicit blissful sighs, even from suntan-averse travellers. Halkidiki – the three-pronged region in Greece’s north – is especially rich in sparkling sands. But it would be a crying shame to head straight for the sunlounger in a region that ripples with vineyards, groans with ancient history and has terrain ripe for […]

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