• Visiting Meteora and the Monasteries

    Adventure, Religious Tourism March 31, 2012 at 12:55 pm 2 comments

    Meteora is a complex of Eastern Orthodox monasteries built the into natural sandstone pillars on the northwestern edge of the Plain of Thessaly. It is believed that the original monasteries built in the 11th and 12th centuries were used by hermit monks seeking isolation. During the Turkish occupation of Greece […]

  • Wakeboarding across Greece

    Adventure, Wakeboarding August 18, 2011 at 2:52 pm 0 comments

    With its thousands of islands, Greece is ideal for wakeboarding, which combines surfing, snowboarding, skating and water-skiing. Wakeboarders have their own spots along the Greek beaches and every year they renew their rendevous with the waves for impressive raleys, hoochies, vulcans and tantrums. In Greece wakeboarding can be carried out […]

  • Windsurfing across Greece

    Adventure, Windsurfing August 18, 2011 at 2:47 pm 0 comments

    Windsurfing is an exciting sport for everybody, irrespective of age and sex. No special body strength is needed as only correct technique is required. Apart from being fun and an Olympic sport, windsurfing has also been a professional sport since 1985, as well as a demonstration and competition sport in […]

  • Mountain Bike in Karpenisi

    Adventure, Cycling August 11, 2011 at 2:28 pm 0 comments

    Karpenisi is located in Central Greece and is thought to be the best ecotourism destination in Greece. Only two hours away from Athens, Karpenisi is the capital of the prefecture of Euritania. The region of Euritania is suitable for practicing a variety of extreme sports, such as rafting, climbing, skiing, […]

  • Mountain biking in Mount Olympus

    Adventure, Cycling August 11, 2011 at 2:22 pm 0 comments

    Mount Olympus is a spectacular region in Northern Greece suitable for practicing a number of extreme sports such as climbing, trekking, paragliding and canyoning. However, mountain biking in the region of Olympus is a must for those who are looking for a unique adventure. Reaching Mount Olympus is a one […]

  • Mountain biking in Samothrace

    Adventure, Cycling August 11, 2011 at 2:12 pm 0 comments

    Samothrace (or Samothraki) is an exceptional natural paradise located in Northern Greece. Getting there takes approximately two hours by boat (from the port of Alexandroupolis). The island of Samothrace is an ideal destination for travellers who are keen on exploring nature while on holidays. Due to the variety of flora […]

  • Paragliding in Kathisma, Lefkada

    Adventure, Paragliding August 6, 2011 at 1:29 am 0 comments

    Paragliding in Kathisma is a totally refreshing experience for both novice and experts. Combining beautiful landscape views and unique flora, Kathisma is an outstanding destination for practicing paragliding at low altitude. Kathisma is a beach located in the North of the island of Lefkada. Kathisma is a popular beach in […]

  • Paragliding in Drama

    Adventure, Paragliding August 6, 2011 at 1:25 am 0 comments

    Drama is located in Northern Greece and it is an hour and a half away from the city of Thessaloniki. The region of Drama is an exceptional destination for paragliding, as it is surrounded by high peaks, where all the action is taking place. Mount Falakro is located in the […]

  • Rafting in Loussios River

    Adventure, River Rafting, Travel Greece August 5, 2011 at 1:55 am 0 comments

    Rafting in Peloponesse is a marvelous experience, as it is an activity that takes place in stunning scenery and unique natural environment. River Loussios is part of river Alfeios located in Northern Peloponnese. Getting there is a two hours journey from the capital of Greece (Athens). The Loussios is a […]

  • Scuba Diving across Greece

    Adventure, Scuba Diving August 4, 2011 at 6:11 pm 0 comments

    Greek seas with their crystal waters have their own special characteristics making them unique for diving: reefs, shipwrecks, innumerable caves and a rich flora with many sea plants and sea anemones. On the other hand, it has an equally interesting sea fauna. This consists of shells, sponges, sea urchins, octopuses, […]