Tag: Zagori

Zagori, Ioannina

Zagori, Ioannina under a blanket of snow in late May

Less than a week until summer and Zagori in Ioannina, has been covered by snow. On Tuesday afternoon, the landscape in the area looked completely wintery. According to residents of the area,…

PLAKA

Historic Plaka Bridge is fully restored after extensive repair

  The historic single-arch bridge of Plaka, in the northern Greece region of Epirus, which collapsed due to torrential rains in 2015, is up and standing after extensive repair, restoration and reinforcement work. Located in Epirus’ famed Zagori region,…

Epirus frozen river

Intense cold conditions causes river in Epirus to freeze

The water underneath the famous stone bridge of Kokkori in Zagori, Epirus has stopped moving and is frozen in place, creating a unique spectacle caused by low temperatures. Not only has the…

Greek coffee truck makes its debut in LA 3

Greek coffee truck makes its debut in LA

By Athena Mavromatis  If you’re in the LA area and need your Greek caffeine-fix, look no further than Little Greek Coffee House mobile coffee shop! The coffee truck is the brainchild of…

Stunning Resort in Greece named World’s Best Eco-Lodge 8

Stunning Resort in Greece named World’s Best Eco-Lodge

Aristi Mountain Resort & Villas, located in the region of Zagori, Epirus, was named World’s Leading Eco-Lodge at the World Travel Awards, which are known as the “Oscars of the Travel Industry.” Built at…

Tinos island

Tourism peaks on Tinos island

Tinos, which was named “Greece’s Leading Guest Experience Destination” at this year’sWorld Travel Awards (WTA), has managed to extend its tourism period this year, according to the island’s municipality. According to released figures, the Cycladic…