Natural Lakes and Lagoons

- November 8, 2014

Greece is mostly celebrated for deep blue waters and salty seashores, but the country is also home to a number of calming natural lakes and […]

Arcturos Environmental Center

- October 31, 2014

When thinking of Greece and wildlife, what’s likely to come to mind is sea creatures and sheep. But Greece, which in ancient times used to […]

Nafpaktos Harbor

- October 28, 2014

Situated on a bay on the north coast of the Corinthian Gulf, the picturesque town of Nafpaktos boasts an interesting past, and one very quaint […]

Golden Greek Jackal

- October 26, 2014

If you’ve ever been on the road to a village on the Greek countryside at night, chances are you’ve seen some small furry critters along […]

Trekking the Samaria Gorge

- October 23, 2014

  A protected area designated as Crete’s national park and home to over 450 plant and animal species, the Samaria Gorge is one of the […]

Amazing Delos

- October 19, 2014

The mythological birthplace of the gods Apollo and Artemis, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Cycladic island of Delos in the Aegean Sea is […]

Greece’s Red Deer

- October 17, 2014

Known by its scientific name as the Cervus elaphus, the Red Deer of Greece was in mythology protected by the goddess of the hunt and […]

The Secret Village of Anavatos

- October 12, 2014

Discretely nestled in the hills of Chios just a few kilometers west of the island’s capital town of Chora, Anavatos is hardly a household word […]

Thassos: Aegean Emerald

- October 10, 2014

BY MARGUERITE GALLORINI Forget Athens and the Cycladic islands. Instead, go to Thassos! You will find this remote piece of heaven easy to fall in […]