Tαξιδεύοντας στην πανέμορφη Ελλάδα αλλά και στο εξωτερικό…
Thrace an adventurous destination
Greece of East is Thrace: Xanthi, Komotini, Alexandroupolis. Three cities with imposing mountains, green valleys, picturesque beaches and organized campings, giving the tourists the chance both to swim in crystal blue waters and to walk along with the aquatic land of Nestos river and the paths through Rodopis’ majestic mountains.
Xanthi is a very beautiful city, known for its carnival festival, the second biggest festival of Greece. The old city is full of colors. Paved streets, preservable buildings, cafes and restaurants are embellishing the city center and the river banks, creating a unique atmosphere. Some of the most important sightseeings of Xanthi are:
Xanthi prefecture has a lot of dreaming coasts, Maganas, Porto Lagos, Mirodato. At the beach Mandra, Avdira area there is the only one camping of the town, Natura camping (it offers tents, reed cabins or caravans for rental). At the borders of Xanthi with Bulgaria you can find the thermal springs of Genisaia – Potamia (curative for those who suffer from chronic rheumatism, gynecological ailments, neuralgia, neuritis, allergic skin ailments). Τhe local cuisine has a lot of influences from Anatolia, Turkey, Pomaki (Bulgarian tribes) and the traditional dishes include different kinds of spices, pork meats, turkish delights, syrup deserts.
Some of the cosmopolitan beaches of Komotini are: Fanari, Arogi, Mesi. There is only one camping Kryoneri of Maronia-Sapes area. At Maronia you can participate on trekking routes, canoe-kayak activities, visit caves, at Pandroso village you can visit the local taverns and taste greek goat cooked in flower-pot. Other delicious dishes of local cuisine are lachmatzoun, soutzouk turkish delight, kazan-ntipi (great sweet). Βefore leaving the town, do not hesitate to purchase fresh coffee from local coffee grinders.
Thermal springs of Traianoupolis(curative for those who suffer from Balneotherapy for ailments of the integumentary system and the musculoskeletal system, as well as for rheumatism and autoimmune diseases).
Alexandroupolis has a ferry connection with Samothrakiisland. There are a lot of picturesque beaches: Agia Paraskevi Makris, Dikela, Kiani Akti, Demir Ali beach and only one municipal camping Ditea. From Alexandroupolis you can organize a daily excursion to Constantinopole (Istanbul) or Bulgaria. The local cuisuine is marvellous inspired from Anatolia and greek gastronomy.
Agia Paraskevi Beach, Evros
Mesimvria Beach, Evros
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