Category: Greece

What to do in Thessaloniki – Sightseeing Guide to Thessaloniki Greece; Dave Briggs; Dave’s Travel Pages

Don’t overlook Thessaloniki when planning your vacation in Greece. There’s plenty of things to do in Thessaloniki, and you’ll enjoy its laid back vibe.

Source: What to do in Thessaloniki – Sightseeing Guide to Thessaloniki Greece

Historical Island Of Delos To Become An Open Museum; Greek City Times

Greece’s Ministry of Culture announced this week that it was planning to transform the historical island of Delos in the Cyclades into an open museum.

Source: Historical Island Of Delos To Become An Open Museum

Greek World Heritage Sites; Heinrich Hall; Ancient History

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UNESCO Sites in Greece: A Guide to World Heritage Sites in Greece; Dave Briggs; Dave’s Travel Pages

There are 18 UNESCO sites in Greece, each one a unique archaeological or cultural gem. Here’s a complete guide to the world heritage sites in Greece.

Source: UNESCO Sites in Greece: A Guide to World Heritage Sites in Greece

Why Greece’s forgotten second city should be your next holiday destination; Chris Leadbeater; Telegraph

Source: Why Greece’s forgotten second city should be your next holiday destination

Breathtaking Ruins Of Mystras Mark Center of Byzantine Power in Greece; Tasos Kokkinidis; Greek Reporter

Mystras, the ‘wonder of the Morea’, lying in the southeast of the Peloponnese was the centre of Byzantine power in southern Greece…

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Three UNESCO World Heritage Sites on Greek islands of South Aegean Sea; TornosNews.gr

Known for its idyllic Cycladic and Dodecanese island groups, the South Aegean is also home to the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Delos Island, the…

Source: Three UNESCO World Heritage Sites on Greek islands of South Aegean Sea | TornosNews.gr

The South Aegean’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites; My Greek Friend; The National Herald

Known for its idyllic Cycladic and Dodecanese island groups, the South Aegean is also home to the UNESCO World Heritage sites […]

Source: The South Aegean’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites – The National Herald

Mount Athos: A Monastic Community Where Time Stands Still; Tasos Kokkinidis; Greek Reporter

Mount Athos, referred to in Greek as the “Holy Mountain”, is one of the most important centers of the Christian Orthodox world.

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Rhodes Old Town Magnificent Greece; Chris & Mary; A Greek Adventure

Planning for Rhodes, Greece? Explore Rhodes Old Town and reveal its hidden treasures. This island is about the Templar Knights and hidden history.

Source: Rhodes Old Town Magnificent Greece – AGreekAdventure World Travel Blog

Greece’s Historical Archaeological Site of Philippi ‘Travels’ to New York; Kerry Kolasa Sikiaridi; USA.GreekReporter.com

New Yorkers and visitors alike are about to be invited to “take a stroll” through one of Greece’s most important historic and archaeological monuments, the archaeological site at Philippi.

Source: Greece’s Historical Archaeological Site of Philippi ‘Travels’ to New York | USA.GreekReporter.com

Breathtaking Drone Video of Snow-Covered Meteora; Tasos Kokkinidis; Greek Reporter

The sandstone peaks and monasteries of Meteora in central Greece were blanketed by snow on Friday morning, creating a rare and stunning spectacle.

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40+ Greek Destinations to Visit in 2019; Greece Is

Whether you’re a history buff, a nature lover, a foodie, an adrenaline junkie or traveling with kids, there’s a destination in Greece with your name on it.

Source: 40+ Greek Destinations to Visit in 2019 – Greece Is

The Holy Island of Patmos, Greece, by Travel Writers; Patricia Arrigoni; Creators

I am standing on the deck of the ferry boat Patmos Star, watching the fabled holy island of Patmos come into view. We are on the Aegean Sea off the coast of Turkey.

Source: The Holy Island of Patmos, Greece, by Travel Writers

Corfu: Much More Than an Ordinary Greek Island; Lillian Connors; International Living

Corfu has many faces, and it reveals them all to the inquisitive traveler. Whether your appetite craves leisure, adventure, history, or culture, Corfu has plenty to offer.

Source: Corfu: Much More Than an Ordinary Greek Island – International Living

Meteora Travel Guide: Itinerary & Things to Do 2018; Yoshke Dimen; The Poor Traveler Itinerary Blog

The first hermits arrived in hopes of finding seclusion and spiritual peace. Centuries later, it is still easy to see why, of all places, it is here that the first occupants chose to dwell.

Source: METEORA TRAVEL GUIDE: Itinerary & Things to Do 2018 | The Poor Traveler Itinerary Blog

Rhodes, Island of Wonders: An intensive Guide; Alexia Amvrazi; Greek City Times

It was past midnight, Alexia Amvrazi was cradling her extremely sleepy four year-old while stifling her own yawns, and looking forward to nothing but the soft bed awaiting her at Hermes Hotel, as the taxi drove them from the ferry boat to Mandraki marina. Upon arriving at the atmospherically lit harbour, lined with high Medieval walls, she sat up in awe.

Source: Rhodes, Island of Wonders: An intensive Guide

A quick guide to St. Paul’s travels according to today’s map; Vittoria Traverso; Aleteia

As it is written in the Acts (22:21), Paul was the missionary selected by God to spread the Gospel throughout what at the time was considered the “whole world.” A comprehensive map of all the…

Source: A quick guide to St. Paul’s travels according to today’s map

Enjoy Traditional Greek Food during a Meteora Tour; Daryl & Mindi Hirsch; 2 Food Trippers

Check out Daryl and Mindi Hirsch tips on what and where to eat when you visit Meteora Greece.

Source: Enjoy Traditional Greek Food during a Meteora Tour

Newly Restored Rotunda is One of Thessaloniki’s Oldest Religious Sites; Philip Chrysopoulos; Greek Reporter

Severely damaged by the 1978 Thessaloniki earthquake, the newly restored Rotunda is one of the city’s oldest religious sites and a tourist landmark.

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