Adventure

  • Rafting in Haliacmon river

    Adventure, River Rafting August 4, 2011 at 6:10 pm 0 comments

    The Haliacmon is the longest river in Greece, with a total length of 322 km (200 miles). Haliacmon is the traditional English name for the river, but many sources cite the formerly official Katharevousa version of the name, Aliákmon. Today, the only official variant is the demotic Aliákmonas. It rises […]

     
  • Exploring Acherontas river

    Adventure, Trekking August 4, 2011 at 6:10 pm 0 comments

    Acherontas is a former municipality in Thesprotia, Epirus, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Souli, of which it is a municipal unit. It was named after the river Acheron. Population 2,344 (2001). The seat of the municipality was in Gardiki Souli. River Aherontas […]

     
  • Exploring Samaria Gorge in Crete

    Adventure, Crete March 18, 2011 at 6:48 pm 0 comments

    The world-famous Samaria Gorge on the southern Aegean island of Crete is one of the longest gorges in Europe. The gorge has opened for the public, with entry permitted throughout the entire length of the main footpath, from Xyloskalo to Aghia Roumeli. The Samaria Gorge, a national park in Chania […]