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Updated May 6, 2020 4 comments

Kavala

Kavala is the capital of the prefecture of Kavala and the second-largest city in northern Greece (after Thessaloniki).
Founded in the 6th century BC and then was named Neapolis, which means a new city. It is located right across from the town of Limenas in Thassos island and...

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Updated May 5, 2020 no comments

Kalogria beach

Kalogria beach is located in the west part of the peninsula, about 5 km south of Nikiti and about 1 km after Agios Ioannis beach. It's a very popular 500 m long beach and it's one of the most beautiful in Halkidiki due to its turquoise sea, fine sand and...

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Updated April 21, 2020 7 comments

The most beautiful beaches on Sithonia

What you're about to read is a selection of the best beaches on Sithonia in no particular order, because choosing a favorite beach on this magnificent peninsula would be nearly impossible. Please keep in mind that these gorgeous beaches are at the peak of their beauty when they're not...

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Updated April 21, 2020 no comments

The History of Thassos

The history of Thassos is rich and very turbulent. The island was occupied by many conquerors who left their cultural traces behind. There are contradictory opinions about who was the first inhabitants. The majority of historians consider that the first inhabitants were the Thracians tribes, for example Hedones. However, another...

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Updated April 16, 2020 1 comment

Thassos climate

The climate in Thassos is healthy and balanced, as Hippocrates himself, the founder of medicine as a science and the most famous Greek physician, wrote during his three-year stay on the island at the end of the 5th century BC. Due to its northern position, tropical temperatures as in some...

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Updated April 16, 2020 no comments

The most beautiful beaches nearby Sarti

According to many people, Sarti is an ideal place to stay if you are coming to vacation on Sithonia. Except of the longer trip to Sarti and the wind that blows often and causes waves, we can not think about any other disadvantage of Sarti, while there are a lot...

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Updated April 16, 2020 5 comments

Sarti

Sarti is the most popular and visited place on the Sithonia peninsula, on Halkidiki.
It is a small fishing town of total of 900 settlers.
It is 140km away from Thessaloniki, being situated on the eastern coast of Sitonia, between Vourvourou and Sykia. ...

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Updated April 15, 2020 11 comments

Thassos - Yes or No

There are people who didn't like anything on Thassos. They came to the island on the recommendation of a friend, left with great expectations, and returned disappointed. You may have noticed that there are a lot of Thassos lovers on the forums, but there are some who absolutely do not...

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Updated April 8, 2020 14 comments

Potos

Potos is a small town of about 1000 inhabitants. It is located in the south of the island. It is the most attractive and the most wanted tourist spot on the island. That's probably because in it you can find everything you need for a peaceful and decent summer,...

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