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vasiliki lefkada 2
Updated March 31, 2020 no comments

Why choose Lefkada?

What is it that makes Lefkada so special to almost everybody who has visited it? And what is the reason why some tourists never want to come back to Lefkada? We will try to answer on these two questions in the following article and help you decide whether [Lefkada...

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egremni beach lefkada
Updated March 25, 2020 no comments

Beautiful beaches on Lefkada

It is known that the eastern and western coast of Lefkada are completely different. All photos of breathtaking beaches are showing the ones on the west coast. These beaches are popular for their bright blue color of the sea, often milky-blue, they are simply fantastic and unreal. Arriving to the...

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Updated April 6, 2020 no comments

Dragano - honey village on Lefkada

The traditional village Dragano is located 2km north from the village Athani (32km southwest from the capital city Lefkas). This small village preserves the spirit of the former Lefkada and represents a combination of the untouched nature and historical attractions. In the villages of Dragano and Atani, exceptional thyme honey...

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athani village lefkada (6)
Updated April 6, 2020 no comments

Athani - mountain village with beautiful sea view

Athani is a small village built on a slope with a beautiful view at the Ionian sea and is still developing in a tourist sense. It is located 30km southwest from the capital city of Lefkas. This mountain village has about 200 permanent residents. First residents were Italians, and than...

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karyotes the coastal settlement nearby lefkas lefkada 9
Updated April 6, 2020 no comments

Kariotes - the coastal settlement nearby Lefkas

The village of Kariotes is located only 2km from Lefkas and about 500m from Ligia, with which it is practically connected. Not even the natives can say with certainty where Kariotes ends and Ligia begins. By walking from the main road towards the beach, you will come across an old...

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izvori drima (3)
Updated March 31, 2020 no comments

Niki

More and more tourists are traveling to the Ionian coast and the Ionian islands (Lefkada, Kefalonia ...) are choosing the Niki border crossing (North Macedonian Medzitliya) instead of Evzoni (North Macedonian Gevgelija). There are conflicting opinions as to whether this is a better or worse option, and we will give...

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Updated March 31, 2020 no comments

Trip to Lefkada by car

If you travel by car in Greece it is necessary to have a green card (still obligatory in North Macedonia), while an international driving license is no longer necessary for Greece or for North Macedonia. It is pretty easy to reach Lefkada because the route is quite simple and...

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agios nikitas lefkada (3)
Updated March 31, 2020 no comments

Local products in Lefkada

A very important part of Lefkada's cultural heritage is its traditional cuisine and traditional products. In the villages of Dragano and Atani, exceptional thyme honey is produced and can be purchased from producers in the village itself as well as at local shops in Lefkada. In addition to thyme honey,...

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supermarket lefkada
Updated March 30, 2020 no comments

Food supply in Lefkada

From the most popular chains in Lefkas there are Lidl, AB and supermarket Express which belongs to the chain Masoutis. Also there is Carrefour Marinopoulos in Lefkas, Nikiana and Nidri. Greek chain Arista has it's supermarkets in Agios Nikitas and Nikiana. In Lefkada are also popular supermarkets from the...

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sivota village lefkada 1
Updated March 30, 2020 no comments

Sivota

Sivota is located in the southeastern part of the island. This fishing bay is 31km away from the capital city Lefkas. There's no beach, only a natural harbor favored by many luxury yachts and sailboats owners, because the sea is calm and because of the natural beauty and greenery...

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