Post Tagged with: "Ioannina"

  • Where to go for island-hopping

    Travel Greece September 14, 2011 at 5:27 pm 0 comments

    Diapontia islands Corfu is becoming a gateway for exploring the surrounding small islands, as well as mainland Greece. Ask around the ports of Agios Stefanos, Roda/Sidari or Corfu town and you can usually find a boat to take you north-west to the lovely Diapontia islands of Othoni (the biggest island, […]

     
  • Ioannina

    Ioannina, Main Cities, Travel Greece August 31, 2011 at 3:50 pm 0 comments

    The largest city of Epirus and capital of the prefecture. Built on the northwest side of lake Pamvotida, Ioannina is one of the most beautiful cities in Greece, with an important course in the nation’s history. The modern buildings and shopping centers coexist with the well preserved buildings of the […]

     
  • Across Epirus

    Travel Greece August 16, 2011 at 6:39 pm 0 comments

    Epirus occupies the northwest part of Greece. The region is of astonishing natural beauty and history, which goes back in antiquity. Epirus of historical monuments amidst thickly wooded paths: Dodoni with the ancient oracle and the ancient open-air theatre. Epirus of glorious scenery: Picture-like beauty in Parga, Aracthos as well […]

     
  • Visisting Perama Cave in Ioannina

    Northern Greece July 18, 2011 at 6:51 pm 0 comments

    The Perama Cave, on the northernmost tip of Lake Pamvotis in Ioannina, is the first cave to be exploited for tourism in Greece, and the most notable horizontal cave in the Balkans, comprising several chambers and labyrinthine passages with spectacular stalagmites and stalactites. Situated near the town of Perama (which […]