Tag: Sporades

Greece is the ultimate summer destination 1

Greece is the ultimate summer destination

Greece over Summer is pure magic and for anyone lucky enough to have experienced some time here over the months of June, July and August, would surely agree that every day in…

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Greece travel tips 2020

Planning a trip to Greece can be almost as exciting as the holiday itself (I said almost!). However, with so many postcard-worthy places and historically rich landmarks to see, planning a Greek…

Top Summer Panigiria on the Greek Islands 2

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 to open its first Underwater Archaeological Museum in Alonissos 19

Greece to open its first Underwater Archaeological Museum in Alonissos

Greece is set to open its first underwater archeological museum as authorities on the Northern Sporades island of Alonissos have announced plans to create an underwater museum around the 5th-century shipwreck of Peristera to be visitable through guided…

Gail force winds cause havoc on the Aegean Sea 21

Gail force winds cause havoc on the Aegean Sea

Port authorities in Piraeus, Rafina, and Lavrio have extended the ban on sailing due to gale-force winds in the Aegean Sea reaching up to 9 and 10 Beaufort in places. In a…

Skopelos- a must visit island in the Sporades 22

Skopelos- a must visit island in the Sporades

Skopelos is the largest island in the Sporades- located between the islands of Skiathos and Alonissos, it’s the second largest of the Sporades chain after Skyros. The stunning isle boasts naturally beautiful…