Even though, we all know by name most of the Greek Islands and in some we have travelled ourselves; in most of the cases we know them through photographs printed on a paper, or computer screens ……where is the difference, might someone ask.
Greece is steeped in thousands of years of history, a land which ranges from almost barren mountain sides with just a few trees sprouting through the craggy face to lush valleys which roll down into plains and on to the gorgeous azure seas of the Aegean and Mediterranean. The Greek’s have had plenty of time to refine their cuisine from the ancient Greeks love of the humble olive, fig and honey to traditional dishes like spit roast lamb and modern haute cuisine, gastronomic Greece has it all to offer and does so in abundance!
Knossos, is the largest Bronze Age archaeological site on Crete and is considered Europe’s oldest city. Located 5 km southeast of the city of Heraklion in Crete, it is one of the most visited archaeological sites in Greece as the Palace of Knossos was undoubtedly the ceremonial and political centre of the Minoan civilization and culture.
Adrenaline meeting over one of the world’s best beaches.
The Shipwreck Bay is one of the most known beaches on earth. Everyone has seen pictures of it. Blue water, white little peddles that look like sand from distance and all these surrounded by sheer limestone cliffs. Seems like god was trying to create a scenery of unique beauty and he did it. Luck, human factor and the weather conditions in the area just added the final touch in this work of art… a wrecked ship that ‘sleeps’ on this beach since 1982.
“The monument of the great Russian poet Alexander Sergeevich Pushkin was installed on the Parnassus slopes in Delphi, a holy place as the poet would often writte in his poems.
MYTILENE, LESBOS ISLAND GREECE
1-3 OF AUGUST
The international Music & Graffiti “Beach Street Festival” will be on for the second year in a row. This year, it will be based in Mytilene, the capital of Lesvos Island. 50 or more artists and bands and over 100 graffiti artists will be participating from all over Europe and Turkey. Read more