The Greek Lighthouse Symbol of a Glorious Past | GreekReporter.com

Tourlitis lighthouse which emerges from the water like a strange sea creature is one of the most famous spots in the Aegean island of Andros. It is located at the northernmost extreme of the Cyclades archipelago, just outside the capital city, Chora. This lighthouse was built on a stone column opposite the Venetian Castle of Andros in 1897. It was …

Spring sailing special | CabinCharterGreece.com

A fast sailing experience in the Cyclades. Nine days for €850,- pp sharing a cabin Although the weather can still be challenging in April and may, sailing the Greek island in the spring period can be very interesting. In this period the islands are just starting to get ready for the Summer season. For nature lovers, spring is the best …

UNESCO World Heritage Sites to Visit in Greece (Photos) | GreekReporter.com

Greece, as the cradle of the occidental civilization, has left a deep imprint in the history of the world not only with concepts and ideas but also with its language. However, there is also physical proof of its impressive past still visible through several archaeological sites, buildings, and monuments. It should not come as a surprise, then, that the country …

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; …