Thassos - comprehensive tourist guide

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    Updated April 21, 2020.

    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 group...

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    Updated April 16, 2020.

    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 southern...

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    Updated April 15, 2020.

    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 understand...

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    Updated February 23, 2021.

    Snow on Thasos

    Sometimes it happens that there is snow in Thassos. On the south side of the island, there is snow only on the surrounding hills, while on the north it covers everything. Generally. the south of the island has a better climate than the north. In summer it is warmer in the...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Petsas tavern - authentic Greek

    Since we are on Thassos for years we are still discovering interesting and wonderful places, restaurants, beaches. One evening in July, we were invited to dinner at Petsas tavern in the Maries village. We drove about fifteen to twenty minutes from Potos. The village is small, on a hill without tourist...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Thassos Island

    Let's start from the beginning, for those who have never traveled to Thassos, as well as those who are thinking to come again. Thassos is the northernmost island in the Aegean. It is only 7-8km from the coast of eastern Macedonia, exactly 12 nautical miles from Kavala (one hour and fifteen...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Summer 2010, Thassos

    After a little time off here I am again! I hope that you are ready for the summer 2010. I know I am :) We don't need visas anymore so everything will be much easier. You will be able to choose the dates, number of nights, accommodation... Travel agencies will no longer...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Holiday with pets on Thassos

    As the owner of a pet, we know what it means to go on a holiday without it, but also how complicated it is with it. Fortunately, there are accommodations that are pet friendly, they are rare but easy to find. According to the law in Greece, dogs are not allowed...

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    A must see/do on Thassos 1
    Updated April 21, 2020.

    A must see/do on Thassos

    If it is your first time on the island and if you are not from tourists who repeat destinations, here is advice about what you must visit, try and where to swim. Of the major places visit Potos and Limenas in the evening because the beaches are not interesting enough to...

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