10 best gorges in Greecce
Info about Greece

10 Best Gorges in Greece

Greece is a tourist destination not only for the summertime but, for all seasons around. Except for the archaeological treasures, amazing islands, and beaches, Greece has rich nature to explore. One of these is the gorges, they have crystal clear rivers whose water you can even drink. Theoretical rocks that almost touch the sky. Spectacular …

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10 Best Winter Destinations in Greece

Greece is well known for summer vacations in the islands or mainland, but few people know that Greece also has winter destinations, including 16 ski centers. Let’s see the 10 best winter destinations in Greece. ARACHOVA It is offering a sure weekend of mountain cosmopolitanism just 160 km from Athens. Arachova, amphitheatrical located at the …

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Greek traditions

Greek Christmas traditions

Christmas time, days of joy, and celebration. Houses and cities wear their festive clothes, acquiring light and color, while the kitchens are flooded with aromas of traditional dishes and Christmas cookies. Happy Christmas” and “Happy New Year” resonate at every meeting point, while the sounds of children’s triangles and carols vibrate the atmosphere with happy …

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Greek History

Life of Themistocles

Themistocles, son of Neoklis was born around 527 BC and died in 461 BC in Persia. In the beginning, he didn’t have any political rights as his mother was from Thrace and not an original Athenian. Thanks to statesman Kleisthenes,(founder of Democracy) that he changed that law, Themistokles started his political career. Battle of Marathon …

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Greek traditions

10 Best Greek Easter Traditions

 Considered the most important holiday on the Greek calendar and one of the richest in folklore, the celebration of Orthodox Easter (Pascha) is unique throughout Greece. From Rhodes till Thrace, Greek Easter traditions become a herald of the spirit’s and nature’s rebirth, while Easter celebrations constitute a vivid aspect of the folk culture, rich in …