Crete Crete’s story begins almost 5,000 years ago, with the mysterious Minoans. The prehistoric equivalent of a modern superpower, the Minoans built vast palaces, from which they controlled the rest of the island and an empire further afield (the famous “Linear B tablets”, written in a primitive form of Greek, [...]
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If you find yourself in beautiful Thrace, don’t miss the opportunity to visit the cosmopolitan Xánthi, a colourful city with a distinctive personality, and a vibrant cultural scene. The tobacco cultivation and trade, which flourished at the end of the 18th century, contributed significantly to the economic prosperity of the [...]
The charming region of Thrace, ( also known as Thraki ) is located in the north east of Greece, and is a very picturesque area, with flourishing nature and beautiful scenery. Thrace is an area with prosperous land that is most precious for the ecological balance with the famous aquatic [...]