Ἀρχεῖα κατηγορίας: Camping

Σινεμά

Το σινεμά αποτελεί μια μοναδική διασκέδαση για όλους εκείνους που τους αρέσει να παρακολουθούν μια σύγχρονη αλλά και μια κλασική ταινία, μέσα σε μια σκοτεινή αίθουσα με μεγάλη οθόνη, ήχο πολύ καλής ποιότητας, απολαμβάνοντας το ποπ-κορν ή τα νάτσος τους και βιώνοντας ιστορίες από τον ελληνικό, ευρωπαϊκό ακόμη και αμερικάνικο κινηματογράφο.

Σε αυτό το άρθρο θα σας παρουσιάσω όλους τους κινηματογράφους της Αττικής με τυχαία σειρά και ξεκινώντας από τον Πειραιά και την παραλιακή ζώνη, στη συνέχεια το κέντρο της Αθήνας και αφήνοντας τελευταία τα προάστια!


  • Ο Πειραιάς διαθέτει δύο κινηματογραφικές αίθουσες:

    • Στην Πλατεία Κοραή, τον δημοτικό κινηματογράφο Σινεάκ (η σελίδα ανοίγει μέσω facebook).

    • Στην οδό Χαριλάου Τρικούπη 39 τον κινηματογράφο Ζέα.

  • Στο Φάληρο, στην παλαιά λεωφόρο Ποσειδώνος 1 & Μωραϊτίνη 3, στο Δέλτα Π. Φαλήρου βρίσκονται Village cinemas.

  • Στο Παλαιό Φάληρο, στην οδό Αγίας Κυριακής 30 βρίσκεται το Cinerama Digital Cinema.

  • Στην Γλυφάδα λειτουργούν δύο κινηματογράφοι:

    • Το Odeon Nova Cinema Γλυφάδας στην οδό Ζέππου 14 και Ξενοφώντος 31.

    • Τα Town cinemas στην οδό Ζησιμοπούλου 7.

  • Στην λεωφόρο Βουλιαγμένης:

    • Βρίσκεται ο κινηματογράφος Νανά Cinemax (στην στάση μετρό Άγιου Ιωάννη).

    • Τα Village (στο Μέτρο Mall Αγίου Δημητρίου).

    • Στον αριθμό 245 (Δάφνη) βρίσκεται το Ατλαντίς Classic Cinemas.

  • Στην Βάρκιζα στην οδό Θάσου 22, βρίσκεται ο κινηματογράφος Βάρκιζα.


Τα σινεμά στο κέντρο και γύρω από το κέντρο της  Αθήνας είναι αρκετά.

  • Στην Ακαδημίας:

    • Στον αριθμό 57, στο κέντρο βρίσκεται το σινεμά Odeon Όπερα.

    • Στον αριθμό 64 (Μετρό Πανεπιστήμιο) βρίσκεται το σινεμά Έλλη (η σελίδα ανοίγει μέσω facebook).

  • Στην οδό Πανεπιστημίου 46 βρίσκεται το σινεμά Ideal (η σελίδα ανοίγει μέσω facebook).

  • Στην οδό Σταδίου 28 (εντός στοάς Κοραή, Μετρό Πανεπιστήμιο) βρίσκεται ο κινηματογράφος Άστορ.

  • Στην οδό Κοραή 4 (Πλατεία Κλαυθμώνος, Μετρό Πανεπιστήμιο) βρίσκεται ο κινηματογράφος Άστυ.

  • Στο Κολωνάκι, στην οδό Πατριάρχου Ιωακείμ 5 βρίσκεται το Embassy Novacinema Odeon.

  • Στην λεωφόρο Αλεξάνδρας 192 βρίσκεται το Cinemax Nirvana.

  • Στην πλατεία Αμερικής στην οδό Σπάρτης και Σταυροπούλου 33, βρίσκεται το Studio new star art cinema (η σελίδα ανοίγει μέσω facebook).

  • Στην οδό Ιπποκράτους 180 (μετρό Αμπελόκηποι), Νεάπολη βρίσκεται ο κινηματογράφος Ααβόρα (η σελίδα ανοίγει μέσω facebook).

  • Στην οδό Σεβαστουπόλεως 117, Ερυθρός Σταυρός (Μετρό Πανόρμου) βρίσκεται ο κινηματογράφος Ανδόρα (η σελίδα ανοίγει μέσω facebook).

  • Στην λεωφόρο Βασιλίσσης Σοφίας 124 βρίσκεται ο κινηματογράφος Αθήναιον Ι & ΙΙ.

  • Στην λεωφόρο Συγγρού:

    • Στον αριθμό 111 και Λεοντίου βρίσκεται το Odeon Starcity.

    • Στον αριθμό 106 στο Κουκάκι (Μετρό Συγγρού-Φιξ) βρίσκεται ο Μικρόκοσμος (η σελίδα ανοίγει μέσω facebook).

  • Στην Ιερά Οδό 48 & Μεγ. Αλεξάνδρου 134-136 βρίσκεται η Ταινιοθήκη της Ελλάδος και ο κινηματογράφος Λαϊς

  • Στο Παγκράτι:

    • Στην οδό Υμηττού 110 και Χρεμωνίδου βρίσκονται τα Village cinemas.

    • Στην οδό Ριζάρη 24 και Βασιλέως Γεωργίου Β΄ βρίσκεται το Πτι-Παλαί.

    • Στην οδό Υμηττού 109 βρίσκεται ο κινηματογράφος Παλάς.

  • Στην οδό Μεσογείων:

    • Στο Μετρό Αμπελόκηποι βρίσκεται το σινεμά Γαλαξίας

    • Στον αριθμό 232 και Βεντούρη (Χολαργός) βρίσκεται το Σινέ Χολαργός.

  • Στην οδό Πατησίων:

    • Στον αριθμό 140 βρίσκεται το Αελλώ.

    • Στον αριθμό 101 και Κοδριγκτώνος 21 βρίσκεται το σινεμά Τριανόν.

    • Στον αριθμό 77-79 και λεωφόρο Αλεξάνδρας (στάση ΗΣΑΠ Βικτώρια) βρίσκεται ο κινηματογράφος Αλεξάνδρα Europa Digital Cinemas (η σελίδα ανοίγει μέσω facebook).

  • Στην οδό Αχαρνών 330 (ΗΣΑΠ Κάτω Πατήσια) βρίσκεται το σινεμά Όσκαρ.


Συνεχίζοντας την παρουσίαση των κινηματογραφικών αιθουσών, θα αναφερθούμε στα σινεμά των προαστίων της Αττικής.

  • Στο Ίλιον, στην λεωφόρο Δημοκρατίας 67Α βρίσκεται το Odeon Escape center.

  • Στους Αγίους Αναργύρους, στην οδό Αγίας Παρασκευής 40 βρίσκεται ο δημοτικός κινηματογράφος Μαρία-Έλενα-Όναρ (η σελίδα ανοίγει μέσω facebook).

  • Στο Περιστέρι:

    • στην Πλατεία Μπουρναζίου, στην οδό Κωνσταντινουπόλεως 82Β υπάρχει ο κινηματογράφος West City Cinemas.

    • Στην οδό Εθνικής Αντιστάσεως 3 το σινεμά Φοίβος (η σελίδα ανοίγει μέσω facebook).

  • Στο Νέο Ηράκλειο υπάρχει ο κινηματογράφος Τρία Αστέρια.

  • Στο Χαλάνδρι:

    • Στην λεωφόρο Πεντέλης 98 βρίσκεται  ο κινηματογράφος Αίγλη.

    • Στην οδό Σολωμού 18, βρίσκεται το σινεμά Aθηνά.

  • Στην λεωφόρο Κηφισίας:

    • Στον αριθμό 215 (Μαρούσι) βρίσκεται το Odeon Novacinema.

    • Στον αριθμό 245 (Ζηρίνειο, Κηφισιά) βρίσκεται το Cinemax (Κηφισιά 1-2).

    • Στον αριθμό 234 και Λυκούργου 3 βρίσκεται ο κινηματογράφος Αβάνα.

    • Στον αριθμό 109 (Μετρό Πανόρμου) βρίσκεται ο κινηματογράφος Δαναός.

  • Στην Κηφισιά στην οδό Δροσίνη 16 (έναντι Βάρσου) βρίσκεται το Cinemax Κηφισιά.
  • Στο Μαρούσι:

    • Εντός του Mall Athens βρίσκονται τα Village cinemas.

    • Στην οδό Περικλέους 14 βρίσκεται ο κινηματογράφος Διάνα (η σελίδα ανοίγει μέσω facebook).

  • Στο Χαϊδάρι, στην οδό Αγωνιστών Στρατοπέδου 49 βρίσκεται ο δημοτικός κινηματογράφος Άνοιξη Art Cinema 2+1 (η σελίδα ανοίγει μέσω facebook).

  • Στην Καλλιθέα, στην οδό Κρέμου 141, βρίσκεται ο κινηματογράφος Αλεξάνδρα (η σελίδα ανοίγει μέσω facebook).

  • Στη Νέα Σμύρνη στην οδό Κωνσταντίνου Παλαιολόγου 18 βρίσκεται το σινεμά Σπόρτιγκ Digital Cinema.

  • Στην οδό Κουντουριώτου 40 (Μετρό Αιγάλεω) βρίσκεται ο κινηματογράφος Λάμπρος Κωνσταντάρας – Ρένα Βλαχοπούλου.
  • Στον Άγιο Ιωάννη Ρέντη:
    • Στην οδό Θηβών 228 και Παρνασσού βρίσκονται τα Village cinemas, τα οποία διαθέτουν ειδικά διαμορφωμένη αίθουσα για παιδιά, την επονομαζόμενη Vkids (δείτε την αναρτημένη φωτογραφία στην αρχή της σελίδας, είναι από αυτή την αίθουσα).

    • Στην οδό Μπαλτατζή & Χρυστοστόμου Σμύρνης 84 (έναντι Factory) βρίσκεται ο δημοτικός κινηματογράφος Όνειρο.

  • Στον Κορυδαλλό στην οδό Ζάππα 4, βρίσκεται ο δημοτικός κινηματογράφος Σινέ Παράδεισος.
  • Στο Μαρκόπουλο στην οδό Γιαννάκη 2, βρίσκεται ο δημοτικός κινηματογράφος Άρτεμις

  • Στην λεωφόρο Μαραθώνος 196 (Πολιτιστικό και αθλητικό πάρκο Νέας Μάκρης) βρίσκεται ο δημοτικός κινηματογράφος Σινέ Αλίκη.

Και κάπως έτσι ολοκληρώνεται το άρθρο για τα σινεμά της Αττικής. Καλές προβολές και καλή διασκέδαση…

Και μην ξεχνάτε ότι εάν θέλετε να ενημερωθείτε για τα ωραιότερα καφέ της Αττικής κάντε κλικ στον σύνδεσμο: Ωραιότερα Καφέ.

Εάν θέλετε να μάθετε ποιες είναι οι ωραιότερες παραλίες της νησιωτικής Ελλάδας κάντε κλικ στον σύνδεσμο: Ωραιότερες Παραλίες.

 

Camping at Macedonia

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Thessaloniki, Halkidiki, Kavala all popular cities, part of Macedonia: One destination thousand of different pictures! An unforgettable seaside paradise, a mosaic of images, lakes, rivers (Delta of Nestos with its rich flora – fauna. a variety and rarity of the species that cannot be found anywhere else), mountains, archaeological sites (Vergina), a place that everybody should visit once upon a life!

Find out more about the campings (that include resorts, rooms, studios or bungalows available for rental), outdoor activities such as rafting, wind or kite surfing, trekking, important monuments, caves, arhaelogical sites that you can visit while being in Macedonia cities during vacations.

PIERIA PREFECTURE

The weather in Katerini

The highest mountain of Greece Olympos is located in Pieria Prefecture. Olympos constitues a unique ecosystem with gorge, caves and more than 1.500 types of plants, dozens of animal species and many rare birds. Some of the most important sites of Pieria are:

  • Ancient Dion
  • The castle of Platamon
  • Enipeas gorge for trekking  (near Enipeas river) with beautiful nature scenery
  • Palaios Panteleimonas, a tradiotional stone complex of settlements for coffee or food or even for a walk in the picturesque side streets.
  • The indian village Jiomakoua in Elatochori of Pieria, where a visitor can live like the Indians (rent a tent), go for horse riding, practice archery and a lot  of other interesting activities. Apart from accomodation the village offers meals too (a restaurant is existing there). In Elatochori of Pieria there is also a ski resort (very popular during winter months).

The archaeological city of Ancient Dion, Pieria Prefecture

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The castle of Platamon, Pieria Prefecture

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Indian village Jiomakoua, Elatochori, Pieria Prefecture

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Pieria prefecture includes a coastal line of about 80 km with beautiful sea shores such as Korinos, Katerini, Litochoro, Plaka, Leptokarya, Skotina, Panteleimona, Platamona, Neon Poron. There are a lot of camping installations too, offering to the visitors the opportunity to rent a tent, room, bungalow, cabin, studios etc.

At the beach of Panteleimona there is a) the camping Poseidon (it offers bungalows for rental), b) the camping Heraklia (all relevant info is available through facebook page), c) the camping Esperides  (it offers family rooms for rental). 

Neos Panteleimonas Beach, Pieria Prefecture

Platamonas Castle, Pieria

At the beach of Palaios Panteleimonas there is the camping Filippion (it offers bungalows or maisonettes for rental). At the beach of Neos Panteleimonas there is the camping Hellas, the camping Castle (it also offers bungalows for rental) and the camping Orpheus.

Plaka Beach, Pieria Prefecture

Plaka Beach, Pieria

At Plaka beach, near Litochoro of Pieria, there is a) the luxury camping Olympos Beach  (it offers caravans, bungalows and villas for rental), b) the camping Olympios Zeus (it also offers bungalows for rental).

Variko Beach, Pieria Prefecture

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At Variko beach, near Litochoro there is a) the camping Stolos, b) the camping Variko Beach (it also offers bungalows for rental). At Korinos beach there is the camping Odysseia (it offers bungalows and caravans for rental). At Gritsa beach, near Litochoro there is a) the camping Evridiki (the relevant information is available through facebook page) b) the camping Mitikas (it also offers rooms for rental). At Methoni there is the camping Agiannis (it also offers rooms for rental).

Litochoro Beach, Pieria Prefecture

Litochoro Beach, Pieria

Pieria prefecture has been surrouned by huge mountain lines and due to its distinguishable geomorphology is a beloved destination for those who like mountaineering and hiking excursions, paragliding, wind and kite surfing at the beaches of Platamonas and Neoi Poroi.

Pieria’s beaches from above

 

 

 

 

While staying in a camping you can also organize a daily excursion to nearby cities and have the opportunity to explore interesting sites and live unforgettable moments during vacations. Some of these places are:

  • The marvellous Pozar thermal springs (located in Loutraki, Aridea, Pella Prefecture) in  a greeny natural scenery. Τhis location is about 1.30h distance by car from Katerini, capital city of Pieria. Pozar thermal springs offer balneotherapy for those who suffer from rheumatisms, arthritis, ailments of the peripheral nerves, gynecological and skin ailments, sprains, fractures.

Pozar thermal springs, Loutraki Arideas, Pella Prefecture

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  • The museum of the  Kings’ Tombs of Vergina (in village of Aigai of Imathia Prefecture).  Τhis location is about 1h distance by car from Katerini.

The archaeological site of Vergina (museum), Imathia Prefecture

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Edessa’s waterfalls, Pella Prefecture

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  • The thicket of Agios Nikolaos in Naoussa, Imathia Prefecture. Τhis location is almost a little bit over 1h distance by car from Katerini.

Thicket of Agios Nikolaos, Naoussa, Imathia Prefecture

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THESSALONIKI PREFECTURE

The weather in Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki is the second biggest city of Greece. It is built near the sea of Thermaikos gulf, its habitants are very friendly and  hospitable, there are a lot of monuments of importance, beautiful coasts, castles and Aristotelous square with a lot of cafes, restaurants intense day and night life. 

Some of the most worth-to-see sites are:

  • The Byzantine Castles and the famous Genti Koule (with a panoramic view of the city side, an ideal place for a walk, coffee or food)
  • Ladadika the hot spot of the city with taverns, cafe, clubs and restaurants
  • The White Tower the trademark of the city.

In Epanomi beach there is the only camping of this prefecture and it is called Akti Retzika, and it also offers bungalows or studios for rental. Thessaloniki is also very close to Halkidiki with its unique coastal lines with crystal blue waters (there will be extended reference below).

Thessaloniki prefecture has also a lot of thermal springs in the following areas:

  • Lagadas, (these thermal springs offer balneotherapy for rheumatisms, arthritis, gynecological ailments, skin ailments, kidney problems, mineral water drinking therapy for ailments of the gastrointestinal and urinary system)
  • Sedes, (therapeutic for those who suffer from rheumatisms, arthritis, ailments of the peripheral nerves, skin ailments, post trauma conditions, gynecological ailments)
  • Souroti, of municipality of Thermi. The natural resource of Souroti spring, is indicated for hydrotherapy in the form of mineral water drinking therapy for diseases of the gastrointestinal system, nephrolithiasis and iron deficiency anemia, as well as in the form of balneotherapy in cases of mild peripheral obstructive vasculopathy and mild arterial hypertension.
  • Nea Apollonia, of municipality of Volvi (therapeutic for those who suffer from chronic rheumatisms and degenerative injuries, gynecological ailments, neuritis, neuralgia, allergic skin ailments, ailments of the urinary tracks of the kidneys, liver, gall bladder, mineral water drinking therapy for ailments of the gastrointestinal system, inhalation therapy for infections of the upper respiratory system).

Thessaloniki Prefecture has also an airport and a port which has a ferry connection with the islands: Skiathos, Skopelos, Alonnisos, Lesvos, Mykonos, Limnos, Chios, Rhodes, Samos, Chania and Heraklion, Crete and Piraeus.

Epanomi Beach, Thessaloniki Prefecture

Epanomi, Thessaloniki

Epanomi Beach from above

 

 

 

 

 

From Thessaloniki (just like Katerini city mentioned above) you can implement a daily road excursion to nearby cities and very interesting sites such as:

  • The museum of the  Kings’ Tombs of Vergina (in village of Aigai of Imathia Prefecture). Τhis location is less than an 1h distance by car from Thessaloniki.
  • Edessa’s waterfalls, Pella Prefecture. Τhis location is less than an 1h distance by car from Thessaloniki.
  • Pozar thermal springs (located in Loutraki, Aridea, Pella Prefecture) in  a greeny natural scenery. Τhis location is about 1.30h distance by car from Thessaloniki.
  • The thicket of Agios Nikolaos in Naoussa, Imathia Prefecture. Τhis location is almost a little bit less than 1.30h distance by car from Thessaloniki.
  • Agios Athanasios is a stone-builted village in Pella Prefecture. It is located near Kaimaktsalan ski resort (Vorras Mountain), it is ideal for its routes for ski and snowboard. It is located about 2h distance by car either from Thessaloniki or Katerini.
  • Skra’s waterfalls and Emerald lake, in Kilkis Prefecture. Τhis location is less than 1.30h distance by car from Thessaloniki.
  • Saint George’s cave in Kilkis Prefecture, one of the most important caves of Greece, due to the fact that it is medically indicated as suitable for the treatment of respiratory diseases. The cave of Kilkis has proved to be ideal and accumulated all the conditions as a cave-therapy center, with beneficial effects in cases of chronic respiratory diseases (asthma) and with particularly good results to children, in the treatment skin diseases from allergic infections and overall rejuvenation of the human body.  It is located about 1h distance by car from Thessaloniki.
  • Another marvellous cave is the Cave of the Dragon in Kastoria Prefecture. It is located about 2h distance by car from Thessaloniki.

Agios Athanasios, Pella Prefecture

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Skra’s waterfalls, Kilkis Prefecture

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Cave of the Dragon, Kastoria Prefecture

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Thessaloniki is a city surrounded by mountains and the funs of hiking trails can enjoy the beauties of the nature scenery through walking paths. Chortiatis mountain, has also a lodge offering accomodation and food as well as they organize hikings excursions.


 

HALKIDIKI PREFECTURE

The weather in Polygyros

Halkidiki is the garden of paradise, one of the best journeys! The visitors repeat their vacations every year here, because the reasons are so many: Crystal light blue and turquoise waters, caves, sandy beaches, wild and cosmopolitan places of interest, intense night life all of these in combination with the greeny landscape of pine trees compose a dreamy destination.

The peninsula of Halkidiki consists of three smaller peninsulas: Kassandra, Sithonia and Athos Mountain (Holly Mountain due to its monasteries). Some of the most important places of interest are:

  • Petralona cave (in Moudania, Halkidiki). This cave is known for its famous skull of an ancient man, the Archanthropus (i.e. an archaic Homo sapiens).
  • The ancient city of Olynthos with its remarkable ruins (a few klm distance from Nea Moudania area).
  • The ancient Stagira, place of birth of Aristotle (in Olympiada area of Halkidiki).

Halkidiki apart from marvellous coast lines, has also the most, in number, campings than any other prefecture of Greece. The presentation will take place in random series and will include only those campings which are organized and near the sea. A lot of campings in Halkidiki are luxurious and offer studios, bungalows, equipped rooms and appartments for rental. Armenistis is a camping located in Sithonia, Halkidiki and it offers mobile homes, beach houses, caravans, tents and youth hostels for rental.

Armenistis Beach, Sithonia Halkidiki

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In Kalamitsi Sithonia, there are: a) Porto Kalamitsi camping, it offers rooms and bungalows for rental b) Thalatta Kalamitsi Village Camp, it offers mobile homes, wooden mobile huts, caravans and luxury tents for rental, c) Tsitreli camping which it offers caravans, mobile houses, rooms and maisonettes for rental.

Kalamitsi Beach, Sithonia Halkidiki

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In Neos Marmaras there are: a) Stavros camping (it also offers appartments for rental), b) Areti camping (it also offers bungalows and cottages for rental), c) Marmaras camping (it offers tents and caravans for rental), d) Castello camping (it also offers rooms, mobile homes, campers, caravans and tents for rental).

Neos Marmaras Beach, Sithonia Halkidiki

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In Tristinika Sithonia there is the camping Iza and Anamour (which offers tents with all inclusive equipment for rental). A few kilometers away, in Vourvourou beach there are a) the camping Lacara (it offers tents, bungalows, bamboohuts, caravans, mobile homes for rental), b) Akti Oneirou (it offers bungalows, wooden bungalows, mobile homes and caravans for rental), c) camping Rea (it offers caravans for rental).

In Ammouliani island, there is the camping Alikes. Ammouliani is reachable by boat from Tripiti beach, near Ouranoupoli. In Metamorfosi, Sithonia there is a) the camping Sunny Bay (it offers tents or caravans for rental) b) the camping Sithon (it offers tents, built rooms and built tents for rental). In Akti Zografou beach, Saint Nikolaos Sithonia there is the camping Porto Elea (it offers villas, mobile homes, rooms and apartements for rental), In Nikiti beach, Sithonia, there is the camping Mitari (it offers also mobile homes for rental) and in Sarti beach there is the camping Platanitsi. In Nea Roda beach, Komitsa there is the camping Komitsa. very close to Holly Mountain (Mount Athos) and it offers tents, hut homes, caravans and rooms for rental. In Ouranoupolis there is the camping Ouranoupoli (it offers luxury bungalows for rental). In Melissi, Sithonia there is the camping Melissi, in Gerakini beach there is the camping Kouyoni (it offers bungalows for rental).

Ouranoupoli Beach, Halkidiki

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In Sikia beach, Sithonia there are a) the camping Pitsoni (it offers tents or caravans for 2-3-4 persons) b) the camping Valti (it offers caravans, villas or houses for rental) c) the camping Paradisos d) the camping Katerina e) Linaraki Studios and camping (which offers bungalows or  studios or apartments for rental).

Sikia Beach, Sithonia Halkidiki

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In Possidi beach (Kalandra area of Halkidiki) there is the camping Possidi (it offers tents, caravans wooden houses or studios for rental.

Possidi Beach, Kassandra Halkidiki

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The most beautiful coasts of Kassandra’s peninsula Halkidiki

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In Nea Moudania there is the camping Ouzouni Beach. In Kriopigi beach there is the camping Kriopigi. In Sani Beach, Kassandra peninsula there is the camping Blue Dream (it offers tents, caravans and rooms for rental). In Kallikratia beach there is the camping Aigeas (it offers caravans for rental).

Sani Beach, Kassandra Halkidiki

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Kavourotripes Beach, Sithonia Halkidiki

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Paliouri Beach, Kassandra Halkidiki

Paliouri, Chalkidiki

Karidi Beach, Sithonia Halkidiki

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In Kassandra peninsula there are the thermal springs of Santa Paraskevi therapeutic for those who suffer from bone and joint diseases, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, elystiki osteoarthritis, discopathy, myalgia- myositis, tendinitis, old fractures and cervical syndrome.

Halkidiki has also enough smaller islands such as Ammouliani, Drenia, Diaporos, Kelifos) which you can visit for a daily cruise. For further information you can press here.

Ammouliani island, near Tripiti Beach, Ouranoupoli

Ammouliani Beach, Chalkidiki

Ammouliani island and Drenia island from above

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Diaporos island, near Vourvourou Beach, Sithonia Halkidiki

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Diaporos island from above

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The most beautiful coastal lines of Halkidiki

 

 

 

 

 

 

Additionaly, one of the most important religious places of Greece is the Holly Mountain, in Athos peninsula with its reverential monasteries, the access on which is permited only to males.

Holly Mountain, Athos peninsula, Halkidiki

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KAVALA PREFECTURE

The weather in Kavala

Kavala is consider the Mecca of tobacoo since thousands of tobacco workers, male and female, earned their living in the past. Today Kavala is a modern coastal city, with its chic shops, cafes, bars as well as a tobacco warehouses that has been transformed into a shopping center.

Some of the most important sites of Kavala are:

  • The Castle (or else the Acropolis of Kavala, with its panoramic view the trademark of the city.
  • Imaret, which was initially a religious, educational and charity center. The word Imaret in Arabic language comes from “imara” which means construction. From year 2001 this construction was given from the Egypt State to a civilian for full reconstruction and transformation to a luxury hotel.
  • Kamares, the arched roman aqueduct.
  • The ancient theathre and the archaeological site of Philippi.

Castle (Acropolis) Kavala

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Archaeological site of Filippi, Kavala Prefecture

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The coastal lines of Kavala are expanded in decades of kilometres and the picturesque beaches are so many such as: Batis, Toska, Perigiali, Rapsani, Kalamitsa, Nea Irakleitsa, Ammolofoi, Ammoglossa of Keramoti, Kariani. From Nea Iraklitsa beach you can visit by boat the small rocky island of Fidonisi with emerald waters.

Toska beach, Kavala Prefecture

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Ammoglossa beach, Kavala Prefecture
Ammoglossa, Kavala

 

Ammolofoi beach, Kavala Prefecture
Ammolofi, Kavala

 

Ammolofoi beach from above

 

 

In Nea Karvali beach there is the camping Alexandros (it offers wooden bungalows or rooms for rental). In the 4th klm of the old national road of Thessaloniki – Kavala there is the multiplec camping of Batis (it offers caravans for rental). In Nea Iraklitsa there is the camping Paradiso.

Nea Karvali beach, Kavala Prefecture

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Kavala has a ferry connection with Samos island, Lesvos, Limnos, Ikaria, Chios and Piraeus port. Kavala is also known for its sugar buns with almonds. 

For those who like hiking excursions, there is the Water Roada footpath of about 10 klm where the visitor meets a lot of important sites of the area (such as old bridges, stony paths, churches, forests and springs).

Kavala is also known for its thermal springs in Krinides mud baths, near Delta of Nestos’ river (offer balneotherapy for the ailments of the musculoskeletal system, mineral water drinking therapy for the gastrointestinal and urinary system, therapeutic clay for those who suffer from autoimmune diseases, rheumatisms and skin ailments). In Paranesti, Drama Prefecture, about 1hour distance by car from Kavala, there are the thermal springs of Thermia (they offer balneotherapy for the ailments of the musculoskeletal system, rheumatism, autoimmune diseases, as well as in cases of mild peripheral obstructive vasculopathy and mineral water drinking therapy for the gastrointestinal and the urinary system).

The coasts of Kavala from above

 

 

 

Kavala is located in a flexible point. A visitor who stays in Kavala, has the ability to participate on a daily road excursion to nearby sites of importance such as:

  • Cave of Alistrati, in Nea Zichni of Serres Prefecture (about 1h distance by car from Kavala).

Alistrati Cave, Serres Prefecturet

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  • The archaelogical  site of Amphipolis, Serres Prefecture (less than 1h distance by car from Kavala).

Leon of Amphipolis, Serres Prefecture

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  • The Fort of Roupel, in Promachonas, Serres Prefecture (a memorial symbol of heroism, self-sacrifice and courage and resistance against nazism during World War II). It is located in a distance of about 2h driving by car from Kavala.

Fort of Roupel, Serres Prefecture

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  • The gorge and the bridge of Aggitis river, in Serres Prefecture. Its a unique in beauty gorge and the visitors can taste fresh trouts and the most dareful to do rafting and kayak along the river as well as trekking in the beautiful paths. The gorge is less than 1.30h distance by car from Kavala.

Aggiti gorge and river, Serres Prefecture

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  • Agia Varvara’s park, in Drama Prefecture (one of the most interesting and beautiful parks of Europe). It is located in a distance less than 1h driving by car from Kavala.

Agia Varvara Park, Drama Prefecture

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  • Delta of Nestos river (with its protected bird species, the fertile valleys, the gorges) it is an ideal destination for rafting and canoe-kayak. It is located in a distance of half an hour by car from Kavala.

Nestos river, Kavala Prefecture

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Camping at Peloponnese

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Peloponnese is one of the most popular geographic departments of Greece due to:

  • Close distance from Athens
  • Important arhaelogical sites (ancient Olympia, Epidaurus, Mycenae)
  • Natural beauty (mountains, ski resorts, trails, rivers – rafting, caves, marvellous coastal lines)
  • Nearby islands for daily cruises (Kythera, Hydra, Spetses, Poros)

and all of these reasons make Peloponnese a lovable destination for vacations.

CORINTHIA PREFECTURE

Weather in Corinthos

Corinthos is a city, quite close to Athens (there is a suburban connection with the central train station of Athens, Larissa station). Corinthos is also an ideal destination for one day excursion. Some of the most importants sites are:

Doxa lake, Corinthia Prefecture

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Trikala villages, Corinthia Prefecture

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Some of the most clear and seductive coasts of the area are: Vouliagmeni lake, Oreas Elenis Baths, Asos, Kechries, Kalamia. For kite and wind surfing fans Vrahati, Kalamaki, Xylokastro and Lecheo are ideal for such activities. Corinthos has two campings: Alkioni (near Schinos-Loutraki beach). In Loutraki there are thermal springs (therapeutic services such as hydrotherapy for chronic rheumatisms, chronic rheumatoid arthritis, spondylarthrite, sciatica, infections of the skin, allergic skin ailments, psoriasis, eczema and mineral water drinking therapy for heart ailments, digestive ailments, disorders of the circulatory system, liver failure, kidney stones, cholelithiasis). Another camping is Blue Dolphin in Lecheo. Corinthos is also a very popular prefecture for hiking groups, as there are a lot of trails (Ziria, Flabouritsa, Dasia lake, Karia, Stimfalia) and additionally the ski resort of Ziria.

Vouliagmeni lake, Corinthos Prefecture

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Oreas Elenis Baths, Corinthos Prefecture

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The coastal lines of Corinthos from above

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


ARGOLIDA PREFECTURE

The weather in Argos

Argolida is another prefecture of Peloponnese full of history, great monuments, ancient theatres and a lot of important sites including caves, museums, castles and furthermore breathtaking mountains and crystal blue clear waters.

Some of the sightseeings are:

  • The arhaelogical site of Mycenae and Tiryns
  • The ancient theatre of Epidaurus which includes performances every summer, at Epidaurus Festival
  • The amazing city of Nafplio, Palamidi and Bourtzi
  • The prehistoric cave of Kefalari.

Nafplio city

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Some of the most incredible coasts of the area are: Tolo, Kondili, Nea Kios, Arvanitia, Karathonas, Drepano, Vivari. There are a lot of camping installations here and the presentation has been held in random series. In Plaka, Drepano beach there are three campings Τriton ΙΙ,  New Triton and Argolic Strand. Triton ΙΙ has also wooden houses for rental (they are called tropical villages).

Drepano Beach, Argolida Prefecture

Drepano Beach, Argolida

In Tolo beach there is the camping Sunset (it offers cabins and bungalows for rental) and Lido camping (it also offers bungalows for rental).

Tolo Beach, Argolida Prefecture

Tolo Beach, Argolida

Tolo beach from above

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Some other campings of Argolida are: Kastraki and Xeni (they both offer cabins, rooms and bungalows for rental) in Ancient Assini. There are two campings Skala and Iria (it offers cabins for rental) in Kantia village. Lefka camping is located in Vivari village and the camping Posidon at Irion beach (it also offers bungalows for rental). All the above campings are very close to Nafplio city.

Kondili Beach (Aghios Nikolaos), Argolida Prefecture

Kondili Beach, Argolida

At the area of Palea Epidaurus and close to the ancient theatre of Epidaurus there are three more campings: Nicolas I, Nicolas II and Bekas (all of them also offer studios for rental). In Gialasi, near ancient Epidaurus there is the camping Verdeli. A few kilometers away there are the thermal springs of Methana (therapeutic for those who suffer from arthritic ailments such as slipped disc, rheumatoid arthritis, deforming arthritis, spondylitis, in dermatological problems).

Argolida prefecture is very popular also for hiking excursions since there are a lot of archaeological sites and paths to discover this beautiful destination.

From Tolo beach you can participate on a daily cruise to Spetses of Hydra island. From Tolo you can also visit the unique small rocky islands Romvi, Koronisi or Daskalio. Porto Cheli has a ferry connection with the ports of Piraeus, Spetses (island), Ermioni, Hydra (island) and Poros (island). Ermioni has a ferry connection with the ports of Piraeus, Hydra, Poros, Spetses and Porto Cheli.

Hydra island

Hydra Island

Spetses island

Spetses Island

Spetses island from above

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


ACHAIA PREFECTURE

The weather in Patra

Patra is one of the most beautiful coastal cities of Greece, a magnificent combination of mountains, rivers and sealines, Patra is also famous for its carnival festival, mavrodafni wine and tendura (liquer). Some of the most important sites of Achaia prefecture are:

Achaia prefecture has a lot of coasts such as Trapeza Aigiou, Aghios Vasilios, Akrata, Drepano (for kite and wind surfing), Akoli, Alissos, Rodini, Loggos and so many others. There are also many campings at the nearby areas. In Akrata there is the camping Akrata Beach Camping.

Akrata Beach, Achaia Prefecture

Akrata, Achaea

In Labiri village, the camping Tsolis is located (it also offers bungalows, tents, huts and windmills for rental). In Alissos there is the camping Golden Sunset, (it includes water slides and two swimming pools). In Kato Alissos village, there is the camping Kato Alissos. One of the most beautiful beaches near Alissos is Kalogria and the magnificent forest of Strofilia along the beach.

Kalogria Beach, Achaia Prefecture

Kalogria beach, Achaea

Kalogria Beach from above

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Some of the unique experiences while being in Patra, is related to the daily excursion to the picturesque Tsivlou lake and the forest of firs and chestnuts of Zarouchla. The mountainous Achaia has a lot of routes and trails for hiking excursions.

Tsivlou Lake, Achaia Prefecture

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In Araxos, a city in the suburbs of Patra, there is also an airport. From Patras port there is a daily ferry connection with Bari – Brindisi – Ancona – Venice (in Italy), Corfu, Paxos, Antipaxi, Ithaki (Pisaetos), Kefalonia (Sami) islands of Ionian sea. From Rio port there are every day ferry ittineraries for Antirion port.


ILIA PREFECTURE

The weather in Pyrgos

One of the most  well known tourist destinations of Greece, the Valley of Gods, is the Ancient Olympia. The place of birth of the Olympic Games and undoubtedly the most important religious and athletic centre of Greece and internationaly, is  located at Ilia prefecture.

Similar to the other prefectures of Peloponnese, Ilia is also an ideal destination for vacations, since it is less than 4 hours away from Athens and only 1 hour from Patras port, or Kalamata airport. There are a lot of beautiful and endless coastal lines with crystal blue waters, sandy beaches for swimming and water sports and this prefecture offers also a lot of activities to the visitors.

Some of the most popular beaches are: Glifa, Kyllini, Zacharo, Katakolo, Arkoudi, Kourouta and there are even more which will be presented further down.

The following sites worth a visit and they are very important:

Neda’s waterfalls, Ilia Prefecture

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Neda gorge from above

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Foloi oak forest, Ilia Prefecture

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Nemouta’s waterfalls, Ilia Prefecture

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There are a lot of camping installations in Ilia and the presentation will include only those near the sea, organized-ones and wil take place in random series. The campings Melissa and Fournia Beach Camping  are near Kyllinis’ castle. Fourni also offers bungalows for rental. Kyllini has a ferry connection with the ports of Zakynthos island, Kefalonia island (Poros and Sami port) and Ithaki.

Kyllini Beach, Ilia Prefecture

Kilini Beach, Ilia

In Kourouta there is the camping Harmony Resort (it offers tents, rooms and bungalows for rental). Kourouta beach during summer months looks like an island full of life, stores, taverns, bars and clubs and amazing night life. Near Kourouta, at Palouki beach there are two more campings: Palouki and Paradise (it also offers caravans for rental).

Kourouta Beach, Ilia Prefecture

Kourouta beach, Ilia

Zacharo beach is a very popular destination due to its sandy endless coastal lines. There are two campings here, Apollo Village and Tholo. In Glifa beach the camping Aginara also offers bungalows for rental.

Very close to Zacharo beach, there are the thermal springs of Kaiafa and Iraia. Kaiafa’s springs have a cave nearby and they are therapeutic for those who suffer mainly from their musculoskeletal system diseases (lower-back morbidity, ischialgia, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, cervical syndrome, spondyloarthritis, psoriatic rheumatism), gynecological and skin diseases and at a distance of about 200 m, there is the Gerani thermal spring, the waters of which, are ideal for positherapy (water drinking therapy). Iraia’s springs are therapeutic for those who suffer from rheumatisms, arthritis, skin ailments, gynecological ailments, cervical syndrome. Near Vartholomio village there are also the thermal springs of Kylllini (therapeutic through balneotherapy for those who suffer from arthritis, rheumatisms, skin diseases, asthma and through mud therapy for those who suffer from diseases of the spinal column, nervous system, urinary system, blood vessels and inflammations).

Zacharo Beach, Ilia Prefecture

Zacharo Beach, Ilia

Zacharo beach from above

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

And if you wish to participate on rafing activities Erimanthos and Alfios rivers will please you with their unique paths through verdurous scenery.


LAKONIA PREFECTURE

The weather in Sparti

Lakonia is the land of Sparans and also a very special destination of Greece due to the important historical monuments, castles and caves, beautiful coasts. Every year thousands of tourists select Lakonia for their vacations due to the following reasons:

Some of the most picturesques beaches are Simos in Elafonisos, Plitra and Charakia (Monemvasia), Gerolimenas and Marmari (Mani), Vathi and Mavrovouni (Gythio). 

In the list of the first three best campings of Greece, Simos is considered one of the top due to Elafonisos crystal blue waters. The accomodation includes bungalows for rental (there are also bicycles available for rental). The nearby sites to visit are Kardamili and Stoupa beach and  from Gythio port a tourist has the opportunity to travel to Kythera island (during summer months there are daily itineraries). From Neapolis port a visitor can participate to hiking excursions as well as to climbing activities to Cape Maleas.

Elafonisos Beach, Lakonia Prefecture

Elafonisos beach, Lakonia

Elafonisos beach from above

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Some other campings of the prefecture are: Gythion Bay Camping (it also offers caravants, tents and bicycles for rental). Another camping is Meltemi (near Areopolis, it has also bungalows for rental),  Mani Beach Camping and Porto Ageranos (its accomodation includes rooms and studios for rental). Dias camping is established in Vathi-Gythio area. From Gythio there is a ferry connection with Kissamos (Crete, Chania prefecture) and Kythera-Antikythera islands.

Monemvasia castle, Lakonia Prefecture

Monemvasia Castle, Lakonia

Lakonia prefecture is full of impressive gorge for hiking and canyoning (Louka, Milon, Smynos, Kastora. Evrotas (river) delta  is one of the last breeding grounds in the Mediterranean for Caretta-Caretta sea turtle and also a loveble destination for canoe-funs. In Mystra there a lot of taverns with excellent cuisine and inspirational view to the valley of Evrotas’ river.


ARCADIA PREFECTURE

The weather in Tripolis

Arcadia is located in the center of Peloponnese. It is surrounded by great mountains (Menalo, Parnonas, Taygetos) and furthermore green landscapes, incredible atmosphere and traditional villages. Arcadia has a lot of known monasteries some of them chiseled on the rocks of the mountains and they are looking like pendulous through the clouds. Lousios and Alfios rivers, are passing through this beautiful prefecture and the rafting lovers have the opportunity to meet with the beauties and the virgin nature of this land. The chestnut forrest of Vlachokerasia is an ideal destination for hiking excursions.

Lousios gorge, Arcadia Prefecture

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Some of the most remarkable sites of Arcadia are:

The majority of the campings are located at the beaches of Tiros, Astros and Leonidio.

Fokianos Beach, Arcadia Prefecture

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In Tiros, there is the camping Zaritsi, in Astros there are the campings Thirea and Astros, in Leonidio there is the camping Semeli (where a camper can rent a bicycle, attend scuba diving lessons, participate to hikings). From Astros, Tirow and Leonidio during summer months there are daily cruises to Spetses and Hydra islands.

Astros Beach, Arcadia Prefecture

Astros Kinourias Beach, Arkadia

The mountainous Arcadia is very popular for its gastronomy. Do not hesitate to taste wild boar casserole, winy cock with lazanaki (homemade pasta), herbal pies, marmalades and  spoon sweets from female partnerships of Arcadia.

Astros beach from above

 

 

 

 

 


MESSINIA PREFECTURE

The weather in Kalamata

Messinia is located to the south western part of Peloponnes and it is one of the most beautiful destinations due to several reasons. First of all the soft climate conditions (during most months of the year  the weather is shinny), secondly there are so many picturesque villages, green valleys, mountains, gorges and caves, numerous sandy beaches even palaces. Some of the places of interest are:

The capital city of Messinia is Kalamata, a lively city with plenty of different entertainment options (taverns, clubs, cafes). There are so many different and unique beaches such as: Petalidi, Kalogria, Finikountas, Analipsi, Foneas, Voidokilia, Chrissi Akti, Gialova lagoon, Glossa, Kiparissia.

Voidokilia Beach, Messinia Prefecture

Voidokilia Beach, Messinia

Voidokilia Beach from above

 

 

 

 

Polilimnio, Messinia Prefecture

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Polilimnio from above

 

 

There are a lot of  organized campings and near the sea in Messinia prefecture. In Finikounta there are also wind surfing clubs (for begginers). The campings are presented below in random series.

Finikounta Beach, Messinia Prefecture

Finikounta Messinia

Finikes camping, it is enlisted in the 10th best campings of Greece. It offers rooms for rental. There is plenteous vegetation and a lot of natural shade for tents and enough parkings areas for cars. Anemomilos, the information about this camping is provided through facebook page. To my experience, this is a very clean and safety camping. Thines, the information about this camping is provided through facebook page. And the last camping of the area is Loutsa.

In Methoni, there is Μethoni camping. In Koroni there is Koroni camping.

Methoni Castle, Messinia Prefecture

Methoni Castle Messinia

Methoni castle from above

 

Koroni Castle, Messinia Prefecture

Koroni Messinia

Another camping of Messinia prefecture is  Navarino in Gialova area, northern of Pylos. In Tsapi Chrissokelaria beach (near Koroni) there is Tsapi camping. In Petalidi beach there is Petalidi camping. In Kalamata there is Golden Coast camping  (it also offers appartments for rental).

Messinia is a region with one of the highest biodiversity ratings in Europe, in terms of both species and ecosystems. In Koroni, Arhelon (is a national organization)  operates a program for the  protection of sea turtle Caretta-Caretta.

Messinia land has also a lot of routes for those who like hiking excursion, gorge of Rintomo, Viros and Fonea (with beautiful caves, stone bridges and monasteries nearby).

In Kalamata there is also an airport.

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Camping at Central Greece

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Central Greece is geographically situated in the middle of Greece hence providing a wide variety of interesting destinations that can be easily accessed from Athens. There are a lot of attractions here, sandy or pebble beaches, crystal blue waters, ancient sites, museums and places of immense archaelogical value in Attica, Viotia, Evia and elsewhere, mountains for trekking, rivers for rafting and even healing thermal springs. There are enough camping installations in Attica, Evia and Fthiotida prefecture. This presentation will take place in random series and will include all the organized campings located near the coastal line.

 

ATTICA PREFECTURE

The weather in Athens

Athens is the capital city of Greece with a long history, splendid arhaelogical sites, picturesque neighborhoods, a place dedicated to the ancient Goddess Athena according to the mythology. Some of the most important sites to visit are, indicative:

The historic center of Athens has been converted into a pedestrian zone and includes lots of beautiful cobbled little roads appareled with multicoloured flowers, shopping stores, cafes, restaurants and bistrots (Plaka, Anafiotika, Philopappou Hill, Kolonaki).

Attica prefecture has also three known ports, Piraeus, Rafina and Lavrion and two addiotional, Aghia Marina (near Marathonas) and Perama (near Piraeus). Through the three first ports, the capital city has a ferry connection with the islands of Aegean Sea, Evia prefecture and Crete. From Aghia Marina you can travel to Nea Stira (Evia), and from Perama to Salamina island. From Lavrion a visitor can participate to a daily cruise to Makronisos island (an island with magical coasts and crystal blue waters). In Athens there is also an airport (Eleftherios Venizelos).

Attica is surrounded by mountains (Mont Parness, Himitos, Penteli, Kitheronas), which give to the visitor/climber the opportunity to explore them through trails. At Mont Parness there are two lodges Flabouri and Mpafi, both of them have a restaurant, offer accomodation and the ability to participate to multi outdoor activities.

Attica is a blessed city because apart from the mountains and the Mediterranean climate there are a lot of beaches only a few kms away from the city center and the suburbs, such as Psatha, Porto Germeno, Saronida, Anavissos (ideal for wind surfing), Kalamos, Marathonas, Loutsa, Porto Rafti, Keratea. At Marathonas (Schinias) there is a camping named Ramnus (it also offers tents and cabins for rental).

Schinias Beach, Marathonas, Attica

Schinias-Marathonas

Another camping is Poseidon, located at the beach of Alepochori.

Psatha – Alepochori Beach, Attica

Psatha Alepochori Beach

At Sounio there is the camping Βacchus, which is operates during all the months of the year.

At Nea Makri beach, there is the camping Nea Makri.

Nea Makri Beach, Attica

Nea Makri Attica

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EVIA PREFECTURE

The weather in Chalkida

Evia is the mainland island of Greece due to the fact that it is connected with two bridges with Central Greece. Evia is a geographical department that combines the many forests in the north with the rocky scenery (similar to cyclades islands) at the south part. The capital city is Chalkida (about 1 hour journey by train or bus from Athens). Chalkida is a cosmopolitan town, famous for the tidal phenomenon of Euripus (another place of Greece with the same phenomenon is Prasonisi beach in Rhodes island). Some of the most important sites of Evia are:

Evia is an ideal destination for weekend escapes near Athens. There are so many beaches some of them very popular, such as Alikes at Drosia, Chiliadou with light blue crystal waters, Aghia Anna – Aghios Georgios – Ellinika – Rovies – Limnionas (north Evia), Potami and Aghios Dimitrios (near Karistos), Kalamos, Korasida (south Evia). For those who are funs of kite surfing the ideal beaches are: Liani Ammos (near Chalkida), Marmari and Lefkanti (south Evia) and Pefki (north Evia). 

There are a lot of camping facilities at this great island and Club Aghia Anna is one of them. It is enlisted in the 10 best campings of Greece due to the fact that it offers many activities for the campers (including a variety of activities addressed to children). The camping offers tents, bungalows, studios and Yurts for rental. Another camping at the same beach is Oasis Village (it also offers bungalows for rental).

Aghia Anna Beach, Evia Island

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At Pefki beach, southern Evia, there is the camping  Pefki (the relevant info is provided through facebook page) and it offers also bungalows for rental. From Pefki, during summer months, you can participate on daily cruises to Skiathos, Skopelos or Lichadonisia islands. From Aghios Georgios beach you can also visit Lichadonisia islands on boat. At Aidipsos town, there are thermal springs (therapeutic for those who suffer from chronic or sub-acute rheumatisms, deforming arthritis, spinal arthritis, neuritis, ischialgia, lower-back morbidity, post-traumatic ankylosis and deformities, chronic gynecological conditions, skin diseases, respiratory diseases). Aidipsos has a ferry connection with Arkitsa, town of Fthiotida prefecture and Agiokampos port with Glifa port of Fthiotida.

Pefki Beach, Evia

Pefki Evia

Ellinika Beach, Aghios Nikolaos, North Evia

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The camping Rovies, at northern parts of Evia, is located near the Monastery of Osios David,  the Waterfalls of Drimonas and Lichadonisia islands.

Rovies Beach, Evia

Rovies Beach Evia

At Eretria city, south Evia, there is one camping and it is called Milos (it offers caravans and tents for rental).

Eretria Beach, Evia

Eretria Beach Evia

Chiliadou Beach, Evia

At Alikes, Drosia village, near Chalkida there is one of the most cosmopolitan coastal lines of Evia and the camping Praia Daluz offers you the chance to get inspired and feel like being in an island.

Alikes Beach, Drosia, Evia

Alikes Beach Drosia Evia

Evia is a destination with a variety of choices for interesting excursions. From Mantoudi port there are daily itineraries for Skiathos, Skopelos, Alonnisos island and Volos city. From Kimi port there are itineraries (twice a week) for Skiros island, Skopelos island and Alonnisos island. From Marmari you can organize a daily cruise to the marvelous Petalii islands. For those who like trekking there are a lot of various gorge with incredible nature scenery. Nileas gorge is one of them, Dimosari gorge, Stropones gorge and Agalis gorge, definitely worth a visit.

 Kalamos Beach, Evia

Kalamos Beach Evia

 

Lichadonisia islands

Lichadonisia, Evia Island

Petalii islands, Marmari, Evia

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FTHIOTIDA PREFECTURE

The weather in Lamia

This prefecture has a rich history due to Spartan King Leonidas and the 300 Spartans who fight for freedom against Persians, at Thermopiles city. Fthiotida is located between great mountains (Parnassos), rivers (Sperchios-Asopos), picturesque seaside (Maliakos gulf) and has the most (in number) thermal springs, equipped with modern tourist facilities. Some of the unique sites are:

Fthiotida has so many different coastal seaside some of them Kamena Vourla, Glifa, Aghios Konstantinos, Karavomilos, Livanates, Raches (for kite surfing lovers). From Arkitsa’s port there are every day itineraries to Aidipsos (Evia), and from Aghios Konstantinos there is a ferry connection with Skiathos and Skopelos islands. From Glifa port there are daily itineraries for Agiokampo (Evia) and daily cruises also to Skiathos island. From Kamena Vourla you can participate on a daily excursion to exotic Lichadonisia.

This prefecture is surrounded by mountain lines and as a consequence it has three highland refuges (which offer accomodation) and a visitor can participate on a hiking excursion: Oiti refuge, Grameni Oxia refuge and Kalidromo refuge (near the beautiful lake of Nevropolis).

Lake of Nevropolis

NEVROPOLI_LAKE

Fthiotida has many camping facilities near the coastal line. Venezuela camping is located at Aghios Serafim beach and very close to Thermopiles thermal springs. At Aghios Konstantinos beach, there is the camping Blue Bay, and camping Interstation is located between Stilida beach and Karavomilos (it offers bungalows and cabins for rental). Another glamorous multi purpose camping is Nisi (near Karavomilos beach) and it offers bungalows, tree houses, luxury tents or cob for rental.

Fthiotida prefecture has a lot of thermal springs:

  • Thermopiles (therapeutic for those who suffer from rheumatisms, gynecological ailments and ailments of the peripheral nerves)
  • Ypati (therapeutic for those who suffer from ailments and syndromes of the vessels, arterial hypertension, ailments of the heart and the skin, chronic ailments of the nervous system)
  • Dranista-Kaitsa (therapeutic for those who suffer from arthritis, neuropathies, neurological ailments, chronic rheumatisms, lombosciatalgia, spondyloarthritis, degenerative arthritis, myalgia, headaches, cervical syndrome, gynecological ailments)
  • Platystomo (therapeutic services such as hydrotherapy for rheumatisms, arthritis, skin ailments, gynecological ailments)
  • Palaiovraha (therapeutic for those who suffer from cervical syndrome, arthritis, asthma, chronic bronchitis, light skin ailments)
  • Kamena Vourla (therapeutic services such as balneotherapy for ailments of the musculoskeletal and integumentary system)
  • Ekkara (therapeutic services such as hydrotherapy for ailments of the musculoskeletal system and degenerative arthritis, skin ailments, rheumatisms and autoimmune ailments, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis of the hip and knee, fibromyalgia and inhalation therapy for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease).

Saint Georgios Beach, Fthiotida

Agios_Georgios Beach Fthiotida

Athens, Chalkida and Lamia are three cities located very close to the rest towns and prefectures of Central Greece. Below you will find useful information about important sites, excursions, hiking trails you can visit while you are staying in the above beuatiful cities (or campings).

  • Viotia Prefecture:
    • Kria Springs (a place with lots of taverns and springs, ideal destination for a daily excursion).
    • Arachova and ski resort of Parnassos mountain.
    • Hiking on the mountain Elikonas.

 

 

  • Aitoloakarnania Prefecture:
    • This prefecture is very famous for its impressive castles (Nafpaktos, Mesologi, Vonitsa).
    • The wonderful lakes, rivers (rafting at Evinos), gorge, coastal seaside and trekkings at the paths of Panaitolikos mountain.
    • Its incredible gastronomy (eels at Mesologi and gabares -specie of shrimps- at Vonitsa).
    • From Mitikas beach, you can organize a boat excursion to Kastos island.

 

  • Evritania Prefecture:
    • Evritania is the prefecture of outdoor activities, for rafting, Trikeriotis river (near Karpenisi). The spectacular view is breathtaking.
    • There are a lot of gorge, for hiking lovers (Panta Vrechi, Mavri Spilia).
    • There are a lot of ski resorts (Karpenisi, Velouchi), during winter months.
    • Lake of Kremaston (for hiking and daily excursion).

 

Trizonia Islands, Fokida

TRIZONIA ISLANDS

Lake Kremaston, Evritania

Kastos island (from Mitikas beach, Aitoloakarnania Prefecture)

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Camping at Thrace

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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 PREFECTURE

The weather in Xanthi

Xanthi is a very beautiful city, known for its carnival festival, the second biggest festival of Greece. The old city is full of colours. 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 rheumatisms, 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.

Maggana Beach, Xanthi

Maggana Beach, Xanthi

Pomak’s villages

POMAK VILLAGES

Coasts of Xanthi and Rodopi with blue flag


 

RODOPI PREFECTURE

The weather in Komotini

If you visit Komotini you will find out a city, full of life, due to its university students. Some of the sites to visit are:

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.

Fanari Beach, Rodopi

Fanari Beach, Rodopi

Maronia Beach, Rodopi

Maronia Beach, Rodopi


 

EVROS PREFECTURE

The weather in Alexandroupolis

Alexandroupolis is an outstanding coastal city, connecting Europe with Asia, East and West. A tourist has a lot of  sites of interest to visit:

Alexandroupolis has a ferry connection with Samothraki island. There are a lot of picturesque beaches: Santa 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.

Santa Paraskevi Beach, Evros

Santa Paraskevi Beach, Evros

Santa Paraskevi Beach, Evros

Mesimvria Beach, Evros

Mesimvria Beach, Evros

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Camping at Thessalia

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Thessaly is a geographic department of Greece, mostly known for its outstanding beauty, its greeny mountains and its beautiful seaside area. Furthermore due to this morphology, Thessaly constitutes a loveable destination for all those who wish to spend their vacations not only close to the beautiful coastal scenery but also to join to different kinds of activities (hiking, canyoning, scuba diving, rafting, rappel, kayak, mountain bike). The organized campings and those near the sea are presented below in random series.

 

MAGNISIA PREFECTURE

The weather in Volos

This prefectue resembles to Sporades islands, because of its forests, rivers, waterfalls, a lot of picturesque villages, ski resorts, marvellous sandy beaches, night life at the famous raki-taverns of Volos (capial city of Magnisia). Some of the most interesting sightseeings are: Athanassakeion Archaelogical Museum of Volos, Anavros’ modern sculpture coastal park, Centaur’s trail of Pilion. For those who loves trekking, Magnisia has a lot of trail-paths. Another unforgettable experience is the trip with the Pelion train (the route between the mountains is full of lush vegetation, plane trees, olives and pine trees and the view to Pagasitikos bay spectacular). Another important site of Volos, is the archaeological Hill of Goritsa (the view to the city is concussive). Magnisia prefecture has so many attractive cities and villages (Pelion, Tsagkarada, Makrinitsa), coasts such as Marathia, Marmaro, Argalasti, Plaka, Melani, Fakistra. At the beach Kato Gatzea there is the camping Ελλάς, (it offers all inclusive tents for rental, water sports activities: kayak, wind-surfing, water-ski) and the camping Sikia, (it also has water sports activities). Some other campings are: Chorefto (a camper here can join groups for hiking, surfing, bicycling activities), Louisa camping at Plataria beach (it also offers tents for rental), Kastri beach camping and Papa-Nero camping, at Aghios Ioannis beach (where a camper can rent a tent). If you wish to go for a cruise, Sporades islands (Skiathos, Skopelos and Alonnisos) are ferry connected to the port of Volos with daily itinerraries and Almiros port and Amaliapolis with Elisabet Cruises.

Papa-Nero Beach, Magnisia

Papa-Nero Beach, Magnisia

Milopotamos Beach, Magnisia

Milopotamos Beach, Magnisia

Agioi Saranta Beach, Magnisia

Agioi Saranta Beach, Magnisia


 

LARISSA PREFECTURE

The weather in Larissa

Larissa is one of the largest cities of Greece surrounded by fertile plains and imposing mountains (Olympos is the highest mountain of Greece, Ossa mountain), furthermore, a city with historical and archaeological sites as well as endless  coastlines with clear waters and amazing cafes and nightlife. Some of the most interesting sites to visit are: The ancient theatres, the Alkazar park, Calypso canyon (one of the most impressive locations for canyoning), Polidendri Forest (ideal for trekking, rafting, rappel), Pinios river, at the valley of Tempi. Larissa prefecture has outstanding coasts and in total, three campings: Filoxenia and Aegeas (it offers tents for rental) at Agiokampos beach and Stomio camping at Stomio beach. Some of the most sublime beaches are: Rakopotamos, Paliourias, Velika, Karitsa. Larissa is also popular for its thermal springs at Kokkino Nero (curative for urinary and gastrointestinal system diseases). Due to its morphology Larissa prefecture is an ideal destination for water sports (surfing, kite-surfing, kayak) rafting, canyoning, paragliding as well as winter sports (ski, mountain bicycle, climbing etc). Before leaving the city do not forget to taste cheeses (galatotiri, nivato or manouri) and the famous greek halva from Farsala (sweet with almonds).

Agiokampos Beach, Larissa

Agiokampos Beach, Larissa

Rakopotamos Beach, Larissa

Rakopotamos Beach, Larissa

Κokino Nero Beach, Larissa

Κokino Nero Beach, Larissa

Kokino Nero Thermal Spa, Larissa

Kokino Nero Thermal Spa, Larissa

From Larissa you can organize a daily excursion to the magnificent Meteora, one of the most important monuments of Orthodoxy with 24 monasteries, located on the top of the rocks (the distance between Larissa and Meteora is less than 1.30 hour by car).

Meteora, Kalabaka, Trikala Prefecture

meteora

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Camping at Epirus

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DO YOU LIKE CAMPING? AT  EPIRUS YOU WILL DISCOVER A LOT OF CHALLENGES AND SITES TO VISIT WHILE STAYING IN A CAMPING…

Epirus is the geographic department of Greece consists of Arta, Ioannina, Preveza and Thesprotia prefecture and mostly known for its impressive mountain lines (Pindos), its rivers (Acherontas, Acheloos, Voidomatis), its lakes (Pamvotida, Arachthos, Louros), its gorge. As a consequense of its morphology, the waters of shoresides are green blue and the proximate places are full of varicolored vegetation. Epirus is an ideal place for all kinds of alternative tourism activities  (mountaineering, climbing, ski, hiking, mountain biking, kayak, rafting, canoeing etc).

There are a lot of camping installations, organized and close to the sea, at Preveza and Thesprotia Prefecture. Most of the campings are located near magnificent forests and wonderful seaside scenery and offer you the ability to travel to Ionian islands for one day excursion.

PREVEZA PREFECTURE

The weather in Preveza

Preveza is a coastal town with lots of taverns, cafe, restaurants and bars, a destination with lots of campings, surrounded by plenty of trees and located quite close to clear blue water beaches. The weather is a little unpredictable, especially during summer months (from June to August), where although it is hot (over 30-35 C), the short summer rains are a very common phenomenon and after these rains, appears again a shiny sun. Some of the most beautiful cities of terrestial Greece is Parga, where  Lichnos camping and apartments is located (it also offers studios/appartments for rental and water sports activities). From Parga you can participate on a daily excursion to Paxos-Antipaxi islands, Corfu, Sivota beaches, Meteora and Lefkada-Kefalonia and Ithaki island.  At Valtos beach, there is the camping Valtos (it also offers bungalows for rental). Another camping is Asterias at Kastrosikia beach (it also offers tents, rooms – 2/persons 3/persons or 4/persons – and mobile houses for rental). At Monolithi beach there are two campings, a) the camping Monolithi (it also offers tents or bungalows for rental) and b) the camping Panorama (it offers tents for rental). Very close to Monolithi, there is also another camping Kalamitsi (which offers bungalows for rental). At Riza beach there is the camping Acrogiali (it offers rooms and appartments for rental) and the camping Corali, (it also offers rooms and appartments for rental). Some of the finest sightseeings of Preveza’s prefecture are: The castle of Parga, the ancient city and museum of Nikopolis, Zaloggo, Nekromanteion (the ancient Greek temple of necromancy). At Preveza town there are also thermal springs, (therapeutic for those who suffer from chronic rheumatisms, myositis, degenerative injuries, skin ailments, gynecological ailments).

Alonaki Beach, Preveza

Alonaki Beach, Preveza

Vrachos – Loutsa Beach, Preveza

Vrachos - Loutsa Beach, Preveza

City of Parga

PARGA

Monolithi Beach, Preveza

MONOLITHI PREVEZA

Preveza Coasts from above

 


 

THESPROTIA PREFECTURE

The weather in Sivota

Thesprotia is a prefecture with mountainous regions as well as beautiful seaside areas. The capital city Igoumenitsa constitutes an important port with a ferry connection to Italy (Bari, Brindisi, Venice and Ancona), Corfu and Paxi islands and Patra. There are so many beautiful beaches such as: Perdika, Arillas, Sivota, Drepano, Makrigialos and quite memorable sites to visit: The Mills of Souli, the old city of Sagiada, the ancient towns of Gitani and Fotiki, Perdika’s amusement park with bridges, paths and small waterfalls, Acheron (river) spings. At Acheron (river) springs, you can enjoy rafting, kanoe-cayak, horse riding, trekking, paragliding and many other activities. There are a lot of camping installations at Thesprotia. At Drepano beach there is Drepano camping. At Plataria beach there are, Nautilos camping, Kalami Beach camping and Elena’s camping. These three campings are close to the town of Sivota from which you can organize a daily cruise to Paxos and Antipaxi islands or to the proximate small islands of Mavro Oros and Aghios Nikolaos. Another worthy daily cruise, in which you can participate, is related to Igoumenitsa port, with the destination the port of Lefkimi, at Corfu island. The city of Ioannina with the famous Pamvotida lake is also an important place of  interest, worth to visit. Do not forget to taste delicious dishes from Epirus traditional cuisine, some of them include different types of pie such as blatsaria (herbal pie with cheese), gabari shrimps (cooked with melted cheese), wild pigs, rabbit stew etc.

Plataria Beach, Thesprotia

Plataria, Thesprotia

Sivota Beach, Thesprotia

Sivota, Thesprotia

Karavostasi – Perdika Beach, Thesprotia

Karavostasi - Perdika Beach, Thesprotia

Sarakiniko Beach, Thesprotia

Sarakiniko Beach, Thesprotia

Thesprotia’s Coasts from above

 

 

 

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