As the capital of the Dodecanese, this 5000-year-old island is filled with natural, cultural and historical wonders including the Colossus of Rhodes – a giant statue of a 282 BC wrestler was one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Read this extensive guide to the wondrous island of Rhodes.
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Pyrgos, with its Venetian architectural castle, Kastelli, dominates the hillside of Prophet Elias. It is the tallest village of Santorini, about ten kilometres southeast of Fira, and it was the capital of Santorini until 1800.
As part of the magazine’s bigger tribute to Greece, Scandinavia’s leading travel magazine Vagabond, has compiled a list of their pick of the top islands to visit in Summer 2021.
Named Greece’s prettiest and most romantic town, Nafplio is just two hours from Athens. A perfect destination for all seasons, but this magical town is in particular an ideal Autumn getaway because unlike many Aegean islands, which usually begin hibernating at the end of October, Nafplio is still buzzing in the cooler months.
Apart from the magical powers of the waters and the unique fish that live in it, therapeutic Vouliagmeni Lake is a breathtaking spot for a getaway from the busy city of Athens.
Greece is a world of hidden gems, one of which is Zagori – a mountainous expanse of stunning beauty in the Pindus mountain range and a must see destination for lovers of nature, trekking and authentic Greek culture.