Greece’s Handcrafted Beers Hit the Spot | GreekReporter.com

Many people have recently become aware of Greece’s wines and the prestigious reputation they have gained all over the world. What many people are yet to discover is that Greece is also a producer of high-quality beers. Usually, famous beers come from Germany, Belgium or the Czech Republic but Greece’s burgeoning range of craft ales is giving them a run …

Exploring one of Athens Tastiest Neighborhoods | Greek City Times

Like many Athenians, I’m a big fan of the Varvakeios Municipal Market on Athinas St (number 42), which has been selling a colorful and aromatic array of fresh fish, meat, vegetables, herbs and spices since 1886. Athinas St is also the place to go for random Bits N Bobs – you’ll find everything from horseback riding accessories, falafel shops and …

Greece Among Safest Countries for Tourists | GreekReporter.com

Greece ranks among the safest countries for American tourists, according to a new system recently issued for the country’s travelers by the U.S. State Department.The country was placed in Level 1 by the travel advisory program. Level 1 urges travelers to “exercise normal precautions”. “This is the lowest advisory level for safety and security risk. There is some risk in …

Ten Ancient Sites to See in Athens | GreekReporter.com

During the last years, the city of Athens has seen a dramatic transformation towards modernity. It has turned into one the most trendy cities of Europe, offering endless cultural events, exhibitions or concerts every single day and night. Street artists perform everywhere, and some have even left a personal touch of color on different walls around town. However, Athens is; …

Epidaurus Festival performances 2018 | Tornos News

Looking for an extra special summer experience? Why not combine a yacht holiday with a visit to ancient theater of Epidaurus. Festival art director Vangelis Theodoropoulos noted that this year Epidaurus Festival’s schedule was released before that of the Athens Festival to ensure it gets in the hands of visitors from abroad on time. The performances begin on June 29 and …

Visit Pelion | VisitGreece.gr

To one side, the Pagasitikos Gulf and, to the other, the Aegean. In between, a magical mountain to discover by the name of  Pelion! Water gurgles in the fountains. Sunbeams stream through the leaves of the plane trees, apple trees, oaks, beeches, gardenias, hydrangeas, camellias. Nature flourishes in the fertile soil of Thessaly. In the autumn, a surreal palette of orange …

Traditional products | Visit Greece

Traditional Greek cuisine… a total based on the pure products from Greek Mother Nature to form a balanced nutritional model that can ensure a better quality of life and physical health. Products with unique quality and unsurpassed dietary value, such as the olive and extra virgin oil, dairy products, honey, ouzo, fish, juices, water, nuts, wines, mastic from Chios, crocus …

Island hopping in Greece on a chartered sailboat | Stuff.co.nz

Like vagabonds, the seven of us, duffels in tow, loitered leisurely along the bustling quays, tavernas, and kafenia (Greek coffee house) of Naoussa harbour on the Greek island of Paros. (Perhaps only in the Mediterranean do “leisurely” and “bustling” not seem contradictory.) We were killing time, on the lookout for Stuart and Monique, neither of whom we’d ever met. They were, …

Greek Seaplane Test Flights | GreekReporter.com

Getting to your favorite island might become easier if it’s up to Water Airports SA, the company that has successfully completed the first seaplane test flight on the island of Corfu. The seaplane repeatedly took off and landed from the port of Corfu and designated destinations in nearby Paxoi and other Ionian islands. The test flights were carried out by Water Airports …