Tag: Naxos

FILAKIA PARIS

Where to find the best souvlaki in Paris

Maybe you are under the impression that Paris is full of Greek souvlaki joints because of the Latin Quarter and several Greek restaurants, but trust me, it’s not so easy to find…

NAXOS

Get wonderfully lost in Naxos’ beauty

Naxos is by far one of my favorite islands. It’s undoubtedly an island that can easily seduce you and have you wanting to come back for more. The biggest Cycladic island has…

MELIMILON

Offering sweet authentic flavours of Naxos to the world

With its pristine sandy beaches, shimmering waters and picturesque setting, Naxos, one of Greece’s most underrated islands and the largest in the Cyclades, is definitely worth a visit. Water activities and sightseeing…

New Zealander

Missing New Zealander found alive

Greek coast guard authorities on Sunday found a 47-year-old New Zealand woman who had been missing for days at sea, alive and well. According to authorities, the woman had set off in…

Which Greek island is for you? 12

Which Greek island is for you?

There are approximately 6000 Greek islands and islets in the Aegean and Ionian Seas to discover (ok, some are unreachable and untouched!) and those that are indeed inhabited each have a singular…

Naxos airport shuts after airplane accident 14

Naxos airport shuts after airplane accident

A Sky Express aircraft accident occurred on Friday afternoon at around 5 pm on the island of Naxos, resulting in the entire airport shutting down for safety reasons. According to Naxos Press,…

Symposium on the Greeks to grace the picturesque island of Paros 24

Symposium on the Greeks to grace the picturesque island of Paros

Is there anything more magical than learning about Greek culture, history and art in the birthplace of literature, philosophy, democracy and modern medicine? Being able to discover more about tracing Ariadne, the…

Top Summer Panigiria on the Greek Islands 31

Top Summer Panigiria on the Greek Islands

Greeks certainly know how to celebrate. They party with communal verve and style whether it’s a religious holiday like Dekapendavgoustos (August 15th, the Dormition of the Virgin Mary), the anniversaries of legendary…

Greece’s Top 10 Destinations for 2019 40

Greece’s Top 10 Destinations for 2019

If you are heading to the Aegean this summer and looking for some beautiful spots to visit, the world’s leading travel platform TripAdvisor has just announced the 10 best Greek destinations according to the…

Celebrations in Plaka to mark start of Apokries 50

Celebrations in Plaka to mark start of Apokries

The Museum of Modern Greek Culture is collaborating with the Social Cooperative Enterprise (SCE) Folknet to organise an event that is open to the public this Sunday, to mark the start of…

Greek airports reach record breaking numbers in 2018 52

Greek airports reach record breaking numbers in 2018

Greece’s airports reached an all-time historic high with over 63.7 million travellers making their way through Greek airports on 532,631 flights in 2018. According to the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (HCAA) data for…

Greek airports announce record breaking year 54

Greek airports announce record breaking year

Greece’s airports have peaked with international visitors in 2018, recording an additional 680,000 passengers in the January-October period and a 9.6 percent increase in the number of flights, compared to the whole year in…