Holidays in Greece

Patra info Patra is the third largest town in Greece and one of the biggest ports of the country. Due ot its geographical location, the port of Patra connects Greece with the Ionian islands and towns of Italy (Bari, Brindisi, Ancona, Venice and Trieste). In fact, the town owes its cultural and economical development to this port. Being the capital of Achaia Prefecture, Patra is usually visited as a transportation hub…
Alexandroupoli info The appealing port city of Alexandroupoli is eastern Thrace's largest town and the axis of local travel in four directions. Everyone going to Turkey or Bulgaria passes through Alexandroupoli, and in summer it gets crowded with tourists waiting for ferries to Samothraki and other northeast Aegean islands. However, Alexandroupoli is worth closer examination, having as it does two marvellous museums, a pretty if somewhat kitsch lighthouse, and good seafood…
Kavala Town info Kavala Town situated on a peninsula with a Byzantine castle throning on the top, there's a distinctive island feeling about Panagia. Narrow streets, some too narrow for cars, and steps leads to the houses. It's easy to get lost - the old town is like a labyrinth.The modern name Kavala actually means riding, a name the city got because when you came from Philippi over the hill of…
Volos info The city of Volos is located at the foot of the peninsula of Pelion at the centre of Greece. It is situated at an approximately equal distance between the country's capital, Athens (326 km), and the second major city, Thessaloniki (215 km). The city of Volos is the politic and economic capital of the prefecture and has a population of 71.000 inhabitants. Volos is the main export centre of Thessaly.…
Florina Town info The interesting town of Florina, capital of the Prefecture with the same name which lies in the northwestern corner of Macedonia, has all the features characteristic of a modern provincial center. Its charm is not overwhelming, one must let oneself be gradually attracted to it. Taking a stroll along the side of the small Sakouleva River, you’ll see many neo-classical and Macedonian architectural-style houses in harmonious succession.…
Ioannina Town info Ioannina is one of the most beautiful cities of Greece. Surrounded by abundant natural beauty and endowed with rich historical evidence, the city flourished through the times becoming an important financial and cultural center; a historic 'Metropolis of knowledge' renown since the times of the great Byzantine Empire. The city, with a population of approximately 100,000 inhabitants, lies in the middle of a plain (600 m altitude),…
Trikala Town info Modern Trikala, N.W. of Karditsa, is the Homeric Trikki. According to tradition Trikki was the daughter of Pinios. It was also believed that Trikala was the birth-place of Aesculapius; which explains the existence of the oldest sanctuary to the physician -god, the ruins of which are SW of the town. This was a kind of medical centre similar to the ones in Epidaurus and Kos. From here the…
Nafplio info Nafplio is a special place, mysterious, blessed, full of natural beauty and culture, for centuries, continues to flourish and charms every visitor who without understanding, was initiated in the Beauty, Harmony, and in front of that dream become a reality. The place is authentic and that's the magic of the search of every wayfarer he will visit Nafplio.The son of Poseidon, Nafplio, built by giving his name and…
Thessaloniki Town info Thessaloniki is the second largest city in Greece. It was founded by King Kassander of Macedon in 315 BC and was named after his wife Thessalonike, who was a half-sister of Alexander the Great. After the fall of the Macedonian Kingdom in 168 BC, the city came under Roman rule. Architecture in Thessaloniki peaked while the city was part of the Byzantine Empire. The church of Agia…
Athens Town info Athens, the capital of Greece, is home to some of the most important ancient and archaeological sites in the world. The most famous of course, is the Parthenon, which sits majestically at the top of the Acropolis in Athens. However, if Athena, the Goddess of wisdom, hadn't won her contest with Poseidon, God of the Sea, for the prize of the city of Athens, the Parthenon would…
Arahova info The small town of Arahova can be found next to Delphi, at just 12 km distance. It is also at 180 km from Athens, and 25 km from the great beach resorts of Itea, Antikyra and Galaxidi. Arahova is also the seat of its own municipality. It belongs to the prefecture of Viotia, and can be found on its Western area. It has 3300 inhabitants, and its nice houses…
Vytina info Vytina, famous mountain holiday resort for many years, keeps the leadership in tourism in Arcadia and is known as the jewel of Mainalo mountain. The village is 44km from Tripoli and you will see it on the highway of Tripoli – Olympia – Pyrgos. Vytina, the capital of the homonym municipality, is a settlement with age-long history. According to the tradition, the village was established in 350AC, after…
Tilos Holidays Being aware of the needs of the Greek traveler and especially of the modern foreigner one, who sometimes is in awe of the abundance of information on the internet, the well experienced team of Greecehotelholiday.com has a suggestion for everyone’ s taste. With over 35 years of expertise in tourism in Greece, we have compiled a comprehensive guide to questions usually asked when one plans holidays in Tilos:…
Skyros Holidays Being aware of the needs of the Greek traveler and especially of the modern foreigner one, who sometimes is in awe of the abundance of information on the internet, the well experienced team of Greecehotelholiday.com has a suggestion for everyone’ s taste. With over 35 years of expertise in tourism in Greece, we have compiled a comprehensive guide to questions usually asked when one plans holidays in Skyros:…
Serifos Holidays Being aware of the needs of the Greek traveler and especially of the modern foreigner one, who sometimes is in awe of the abundance of information on the internet, the well experienced team of Greecehotelholiday.com has a suggestion for everyone’ s taste. With over 35 years of expertise in tourism in Greece, we have compiled a comprehensive guide to questions usually asked when one plans holidays in Serifos:…
Psara Holidays Being aware of the needs of the Greek traveler and especially of the modern foreigner one, who sometimes is in awe of the abundance of information on the internet, the well experienced team of Greecehotelholiday.com has a suggestion for everyone’ s taste. With over 35 years of expertise in tourism in Greece, we have compiled a comprehensive guide to questions usually asked when one plans holidays in Psara:…