• Ghalazies Spilies (Blue Caves)

    Caves, Ghalazies Spilies, Nature, Zakynthos September 21, 2011 at 5:34 pm 0 comments

    The famous “galazies spilies” (light blue caves), are some of the most beautiful in Greece, located in the NE coast of Schinari peninsul, of the Ithaki island. They consist of consecutive chambers, Megali and Mikri Spilia (Large and Small Cave). The reflection and diffusion of sunlight on the waters trigger […]

  • Zakynthos Island

    Greek Islands, Zakynthos July 25, 2011 at 2:51 pm 0 comments

    Zakynthos, also Zante, the other form often used in English and in Italian, is the third largest of the Ionian Islands. It is also a separate peripheral unit of the Ionian Islands Periphery, and the only municipality of the peripheral unit. It covers an area of 410 km2 (158 sq […]

  • 7 Award winning Beaches in Zakynthos

    Greek Islands, Zakynthos July 18, 2011 at 6:36 pm 0 comments

    For another year, the beaches of Zakynthos have been awarded with the famous “Blue Flag” awards, an international distinction for clean waters and well maintained beaches. Seven beaches have been awarded on the island of Zakynthos, based on international award criteria. The awarded beaches and marinas around Greece were announced […]