Samos Island

37°44’05.1″N 26°51’54.2″E Pythagoras Samos is a Greek island in the eastern Aegean Sea, separated from Turkey by the mile-wide Mycale Strait. It was the birthplace of mathematician Pythagoras and philosopher Epicurus, and is known for producing sweet Muscat wine. On the southeast coast, the remains of the ancient port of Pythagoreion include the underground Eupalinian aqueduct, built in the 6th …

The Pelion Train, a mythical route – TrainOSE

39°19’32.3″N 23°03’13.8″E A little train’s fascinating story and the mythical tales of Mt. Pelion, all combined in a single magical journey!  The little train of Pelion is leaving the station. 10 o’clock at the Ano Lehonia Railway Station. The little train’s whistle signals the beginning of an unforgettable trip. The ascent on the beautiful slopes of Mt. Pelion has begun, …

Open-Air Cinemas in Greece Offer Movies Under the Stars | GreekReporter.com

Open-air cinemas are a delight which very few countries can offer. While for Greeks, catching a movie at a summer cinema and sipping a cold beverage is like an institution, for visitors it is a one-off experience, almost as enjoyable as a dive in the cool, crystal-clear waters of Mykonos or a visit to the Temple of Zeus at Sounio. Every …

Chios Mastiha | Atlas Obscura

38° 22.232’N 26° 8.560’E Sailing of the beaten track might bring you down from Samos to Chios, or maybe you arrive here while sailing down from the Skiros exploring the West Sporades! Chios is famous for Mastic, a unique branded product only found here. On the Greek island of Chios, trees weep. These “tears” are piney-smelling, gummy mastic resin, which …

Gunboat 68 coolest Cruising Cat ever built.

The Gunboat 68 is the culmination of over 15 years of development within the fleet. It honors the past while boldly moving into the future. A dream team of designers has developed the platform with close coordination from the existing owners and crew, as well as industry insiders. The core design team includes VPLP design and interior/exterior stylist Christophe Chedal Anglay and Patrick le …

Vanquish 40, it flies at 100km/h like on a spider |

Inboard or outboard, you go faster and faster. The new Vanquish 40, 12.15 meters long and almost four wide, could not be outdone. If you love streamlined lines, adrenaline, and power, here’s a boat for you, a real Med Boat! Outboard vs. Inboard. Who wins? The standard inboard propulsion system consists of two 320 hp Volvo D4 diesel engines with …

Modern sculpture meets ancient Greece

A unique exhibition on the small island of Delos sparks a conversation about time A STONE’S throw from the Greek island of Mykonos lies Delos, an uninhabited islet a world away from its neighbour’s glamorous nightlife. It is there, on an island best known for its archaeological treasures, that British contemporary artist Antony Gormley is showing 29 of his sculptures. …

Experience the Athens & Epidaurus Festival!

Ηeld annually from late May till mid of August, the Athens & Epidaurus Festival is the oldest continuously running festival in Greece and one of the oldest performing arts festivals in Europe, hosting numerous major Greek and world-famous performing artists and attracting large crowds of both local and international visitors. Today, the Athens & Epidaurus Festival is the foremost cultural …

Words of Wisdom from Greek Philosophers Featured in New App | GreekReporter.com

The “Greek Philosopher” app launched recently gathers more than six hundred of the most profound words of wisdom from the major schools of Greek thought — and delivers them straight to you on your mobile device. Based on original sources, this work is a compilation of carefully-selected quotes spanning from the sixth century BC to the first century AD. Thinkers …

Sunreef Yachts – the new Sunreef 50

The Sunreef 50 is an all-around compact sailing yacht ideal for exclusive getaways, charter, and transoceanic adventures. Her clever bridge deck and superstructure design allow for a superior level of comfort onboard whereas the generous teak use, high bulwarks and classy lines underscore her modern style with a classic edge. Her saloon opens both onto the comfortable bow terrace and …