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Greek Hidden Treasures 6: Antiparos, Freedom and Fun

By Mairi on 11-07-2016

Recently, the greek film “Suntan” enchanted the viewers and gained critical acclaim – however it was not only the acting and direction that made the film an instant favorite, but also the amazing portrayal of the Antiparos scenery in which the plot unfolds. Much like the film, Antiparos has gained a respectable amount of fans […]

Greek Hidden Treasures 5: Astypalaia, relaxing holidays

By Mairi on 06-07-2016

Astypalaia constitutes a unique island case; it’s geographical location places it between the island complexes of Cyclades and Dodecanese, resulting in an architectural style that incorporates elements from both regions. Astypalaia is easily accessible by ferry from Athens (Piraeus port) and also from other Greek islands like Rhodes, Kos, Naxos and more. Astypalaia is also […]

Greek Hidden Treasures 4: Paxi, the small island paradise

By Mairi on 30-06-2016

Paxi belongs to the Ionian island complex, located in the northern part, a few miles before Corfu and just a short ferry trip away. Although the majority of the Heptanese islands are world-famous for their incomparable beaches and breathtaking surroundings, Paxi is less known – however equally beautiful and definitely worthy of your attention. So what […]

Greek Hidden Treasures 3: Kythira revisited

By Vanessa on 21-06-2016

Those who have visited Kythira, will always return. This is not a conclusion but a certainty, as the beauty and atmosphere of this unique island leave visitors in awe. Kythira is located just after the south edge of Peloponnese; it is seemingly remote compared to other islands, yet this is part of its allure. Enchanting […]

Greek Hidden Treasures 2: Thassos, the island of the North

By Vanessa on 17-06-2016

Thassos is one of what we could call the “hidden treasures” of northern Greece. Situated in the very northern part of the Aegean Sea and geographically belonging to Kavala prefecture, Thassos is an ideal choice if you happen to be exploring northern Greece and would like to visit a nearby island. The island is easily […]

Greek hidden treasures: Ikaria, the Island of the “Fallen Hero”

By Vanessa on 14-06-2016

Ikaria or else written Icaria is a small island in the southeastern Aegean, 10 nautical km southwest of Samos. It has two ferry ports, Evdilos and Agios Kirikos. Ikaria is easily accessible by ferry but the journey is quite long of about 9 hours. Ferries to Ikaria travel from Piraeus in Athens. There also ferry connections […]

Skopelos: Discover the Top 5 beaches of the island

By Mairi on 08-06-2016

The main feature of the coasts of Skopelos is its turquoise waters and green landscapes, that’s why it’s also called the green and blue Aegean island. This amazing Greek island will offer you the opportunity to swim in some of the most beautiful beaches and is easily accessible by ferries from Agios Constantinos – just […]

Why visit Crete this summer

By Ferriesingreece on 03-06-2016

Crete, Greece’s biggest island on the southern Aegean Sea and the fifth biggest island of the Mediterranean Sea is what we could call the ‘gold summer package’. Crete is only 7-9 hours away from the port of Piraeus in Athens by ferry and approximately 45 minutes by plane. Ferry itineraries to Crete are frequent in the […]

Kea: A treasure next to Athens

By Ferriesingreece on 25-05-2016

Kea or “Tzia” as it is mostly known, belongs to the Cycladic island complex and is the closest one to Athens, therefore a favorite destination due to its proximity. However, it does not feature the characteristics of a typical Cycladic island, with many off-the-beaten-track routes, beaches as well as hidden beauties that await to be […]

Symi: The Small Island

By Ferriesingreece on 17-05-2016

Despite its small size, compared to the other islands of the Dodecanese Group, Symi is an island of exquisite and unusual beauty. It is situated in the South Aegean Sea at a short distance from Rhodes Islands – just one hour away from Rhodes with the ferry. Like many islands in Greece, Symi comprises of […]