Sailing to Greece, discovering the Greek islands

Depending on what you consider an island, Greece has between a thousand and six thousand islands, of which over two hundred are large enough to be inhabited. Some of those are major tourist attractions. Crete is the largest Greek island, with a population of over 600.000 people. Heraklion is its capital and largest city. Attractions […]

Paralia Katerini and Olympic Beach, an affordable summer experience under the Aegean sun

For a visitor from the East of Europe, the beach of Paralia may feel like home, with numerous Balkanic languages being spoken everywhere. One should not expect the exotic landscape of a Greek island, but the hospitality of the locals and the professionalism of hotel and restaurant workers make it for a pleasant stay at […]

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