#Santorini the best of the best ! World’s Best Islands 2014 Winners List | Travel + Leisure

#Santorini the best of the best ! World’s Best Islands 2014 Winners List | Travel + Leisure

TOP 10 OVERALL RANK 2014

Santorini, Greece 89.982 

Maui, Hawaii 89.513

Kauai, Hawaii 88.594

Hawaii, the Big Island 87.895

Bali, Indonesia 86.826

Oahu, Hawaii 86.717

Galápagos, Ecuador 86.378

Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands 86.229

Vancouver Island, Canada 86.2010

San Juan Islands, Washington 85.78

μέσω World’s Best Islands 2014 Winners List | Travel + Leisure.

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that;s Greece @visitgreecegr @travelling2GR #greeceissummer #traveltogreece by @brexians 

Κλείνει η παραλία του Μύρτου στην Κεφαλλονιά

Κλείνει η παραλία του Μύρτου στην Κεφαλονιά - Ελλάδα - Επικαιρότητα - Τα Νέα Οnline

Κλείνει η παραλία του Μύρτου στην Κεφαλονιά - Ελλάδα - Επικαιρότητα - Τα Νέα Οnline

Κλείνει από την Τρίτη και για 25 ημέρες η παραλία του Μύρτου στην Κεφαλονιά.Θα απαγορευθεί μέχρι τα μέσα Ιουλίου η πρόσβαση στους λουόμενους προκειμένου να τοποθετηθούν φράχτες που θα προστατεύουν τον κόσμο από τις πτώσεις των βράχων.Το κλείσιμο γίνεται με απόφαση του υπουργείου Υποδομών προκειμένου να ολοκληρωθούν τα έργα ύψους τεσσάρων εκατομμυρίων ευρώ.Η παραλία του Μύρτου είναι διάσημη όχι…

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#Athenian #Riviera, #Attiki, #Greece

#Athenian #Riviera, #Attiki, #Greece

Athenian Riviera | SilverKris - The Travel Magazine of Singapore Airlines

Taking the National Road 91 as it winds north towards Athens, the high-ridge barren rock of Patroklou Island soon comes into view. It gets its name from a 3rd-century Greek naval commander, Patroklos, who made camp here while trying to relieve the siege of Athens.There are no official trips to Patroklou but in the summer months a fisherman called Costas often takes people over in his boat…

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the seaside idyll of the Athenian Riviera | The Guardian

the seaside idyll of the Athenian Riviera | The Guardian

A few miles from Athens lies a seaside idyll where great beaches and local charm are still undiscovered by British visitors

μέσω Greece road trip: the seaside idyll of the Athenian Riviera | Travel | The Guardian.

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Athènes : guide voyage Athènes

Athènes : guide voyage Athènes

Ville immense, composite, ATHÈNES s’accroche à ses collines et s’étend jusqu’au Pirée, grand port de la Grèce contemporaine. A Athènes, il ne faut pas manquer l’Acropole, le quartier de Plaka, l’Agora, le Céramique, le musée national d’Archéologie. Visitez aussi le cap Sounion, le site antique d’Eleusis, faites un festin de fruits de mer au Pirée… Athènes est une ville populaire au sens le…

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Parks, Gardens & Natural Ecosystems @ Athens

Just behind the Parliament, the National Garden is an oasis in the very heart of Athens; green round the year, it offers the opportunity for breaks in nature.

Parks, Gardens & Natural Ecosystems @ Athens

Just behind the Parliament, the National Garden is an oasis in the very heart of Athens; green round the year, it offers the opportunity for breaks in nature.

The Acropolis’ famed Caryatid statues get the nip/tuck treatment

The Acropolis’ famed Caryatid statues get the nip/tuck treatment

The Acropolis' famed Caryatid statues get the nip/tuck treatment | Mail Online

The Acropolis' famed Caryatid statues get the nip/tuck treatment | Mail Online

The Acropolis' famed Caryatid statues get the nip/tuck treatment | Mail Online

The conservators are using laser technology developed specially for the Acropolis sculptures by the Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas in Crete.

‘The laser beam hits the black crust formed on the surface of the statues over the years, and that absorbs energy and disintegrates,’ said conservator Costas Vassiliadis, who heads the six-strong team. 

‘The crust has a much lower…

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13ο Ιστορικό Ράλλυ Ακρόπολις: Το κάλλιστο του κόσμου!

13ο Ιστορικό Ράλλυ Ακρόπολις: Το κάλλιστο του κόσμου!

Εικόνες ιστορίας, φυσικής ομορφιάς, πολιτιστικής κληρονομιάς, αλλά και αγωνία, θέαμα και δράση, θα ζήσουν και θα απολαύσουν όλοι όσοι θα συμμετάσχουν στο Ιστορικό Ράλλυ Ακρόπολις, τον διασημότερο και πλέον πολύτιμο για τους συμμετέχοντες αγώνα των Ευρωπαϊκών Πρωταθλημάτων Sporting και Regularityτης FIA.

 Ως γνωστόν, ο αγώνας ανήκει εδώ και χρόνια στην ελίτ του Ευρωπαϊκού Πρωταθλήματος και των…

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48 Hours In #Athens #Greece

48 Hours In #Athens #Greece

A visit to the Greek capital is a chance to relive the Classical past –and to enjoy the city’s more contemporary attractions, says Adrian Mourby

Why go now?

After years of economic gloom, the Greek capital has a buzz again. The new National Museum of Contemporary Art  opens in June in a converted brewery (www.emst.gr) at the junction of Kallirois and Amvrisiou Frantzi Avenues. First up is a…

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TripBarometer April 2014: Global Edition | TripAdvisor Insights

This year’s infographic features the rise in traveler budgets, hotelier perception versus traveler reality, and other key travel trends worldwide.

TripBarometer April 2014: Global Edition | TripAdvisor Insights

This year’s infographic features the rise in traveler budgets, hotelier perception versus traveler reality, and other key travel trends worldwide.

#Greek #Tourism. An eternal journey!

#Greek #Tourism. An eternal journey!

Tourism. Greece’s oldest industry… an industry of dreams. 
1914. The 1st National Tourism Organization.
Greece’s fame spreads around the world!!!
10.000 tourists in 1914
17,5 million in 2014
Greece, a small piece of heaven on earth.

http://www.visitgreece.gr
Directed Script: Andonis Theocharis Kioukas 
Produced: QKas productions 
Text: Donald Morgan Nielsen
Music: ©Dimitris Papadimitriou 

 

Greek…

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#Greece: Captain Corelli’s Mandolin via: Travel Boldly

#Greece: Captain Corelli’s Mandolin via: Travel Boldly

For many years when I travelled to Greece, it seemed like every other person on the journey to Kefalonia was reading Louis de Bernieres’ novel, Captain Corelli’s Mandolin.  Knowing my passion for the place, a friend bought me a copy. Never one to follow the crowd, I resisted reading it. Then one winter’s day, in need of sun and light in my life, I settled down to read it.  And devoured it in…

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