Many tourist destinations are located in the territory of Attica – the capital region of the country. The most famous landmarks of the region include Delphi and the Apollo Temple, the Oracle and the Sybil Stone.
Kids will have fun at most of the hotels’ own beaches: every self-respecting hotel has a couple of attractions. Older children can try themselves in surfing and windsurfing, snorkeling or diving. A child of any age will like the trip to the castle of the Knights-Johannites. Even if the building has suffered from time, the fortress has still not lost its former greatness. Here you can see how the real knights … Open
Fish skeletons, dried sponges and starfish, figurines from olive wood, shells of various shapes and sizes are sold in local souvenir shops In large quantities. Natural cosmetics, made with the addition of olive oil and honey will be a good souvenir. You should consider buying at least one of the local delicacies. Traditionally the travelers bring from Greece olive oil – you can buy it here in almost any store. … Open
Picturesque Mastichari is also popular among tourists. Local beaches are very comfortable and pretty spacious. They have modern equipment and offer an excellent opportunity for all-day-long leisure. Mastichari beaches are never too crowded; they are known for calm and comfortable atmosphere. A huge number of charming restaurants and taverns offering delicious sea food meals are situated next to the shore. Empros … Open
There are also quality hotels not far from the beaches. As a rule, they are located at some distance from each other. Even during the peak season, the resort remains calm and peaceful, deprived of noise and hassle. Travelers in love with wild beaches and pristine nature will enjoy their vacation at Kefalos. In the past, it was the capital of the island, but nowadays it is a small and charming fishing village with a … Open
You should better not wear provocative clothes on the streets of the remote villages. Though in large cities everyone is used to changing morals, in the suburbs such a look can cause disapproval of the locals. They do not like to hurry here, therefore, sometimes you will have to wait for your order, especially in taverns. What is interesting is that the locals love money, but they are not ready to spend much … Open
Do not be surprised at the high prices for seafood courses – most often the cost is indicated per kilogram, and the real portion is likely to be much less and, accordingly, will be cheaper. If you want, you can specify, which fish you want to be cooked for you among the available ones. The assortment of seafood courses on the island is huge – from grilled octopus and shrimp with lemon sauce to cod, stewed in … Open
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