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Potos 41
Updated April 8, 2020 14 comments


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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Updated March 26, 2020 10 comments

Which one to choose: Potos, Limenaria or Limenas

There are many different opinions on this question. Limenas: The capital and largest city, of course, has the largest selection of shops, cafes, restaurants, car rental agencies, doctor's offices, banks... In Limenas is a ferry port so there is no additional travel (to the south of the island - Limenaria and...

Kazaviti 13
Updated May 5, 2020 6 comments


Kazaviti is one of the oldest villages on Thasos. Nowadays you can see the remains of the old school, old houses and the old church, but one important thing about this place is that you traveled a thousand years back in time and that you are in a paradise...

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Updated April 15, 2020 6 comments

Skala Maries and Maries village

###Skala Maries Skala Maries is a cute little town positioned in the southwest of the island, about 35km from Limenas and 6km from Limenaria. With village Maries, fifteen kilometers into the inside of the island, Skala Maries makes one territory area. According to tradition, there are two versions of how the...

Panagia 5
Updated April 12, 2020 23 comments


Panagia is a calm, traditional Greek mountain village with rich history. It is located on the eastern side of the island 10km from Limenas.
It was named after a church dedicated to Our Lady (Panagia – Our Lady), which was built in 1832. Right after the revolution against Turkey in...

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Updated April 12, 2020 no comments

Rachoni Village and Agios Georgios

Rachoni is an old village, 4km from the shore. Most of its territory belongs to the Mount Atos. According to the legend, the people settled by the river where a blind woman bathed. A Bulgarian woman, who was able to see, after the water had accidentally got in her eyes....

Skala Sotiros 1
Updated April 9, 2020 2 comments

Skala Sotiros

Skala Sotiros is a small place on the west coast of the island. It has a population of 300 inhabitants. The place is not an attractive tourist destination, but it is developing in recent years. Now the place has about 20 properties, a little sandy, organized, city beach, several taverns...

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Updated April 9, 2020 no comments

Skala Rachoni

Skala Rachoni is a quiet place on the northwest of the island, 13km from Limenas and less than 5km from Skala Prinos. Typical for Thassos, this Skala has a stone mall for fishing and promenade with palms and wooden benches along the shore. There's a church of St. Paraskeva and the...

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Updated April 9, 2020 1 comment

Skala Prinos, Prinos and Dasilio

Skala Prinos is the second biggest port of the island, located on the northwestern side, 17km far from Limenas and 24km from Limenaria. The regular ferry line is connected to the town of Kavala on the coast.    It contains all the facilities needed for tourists. There is also a [health...

Skala Potamia 11
Updated April 9, 2020 6 comments

Skala Potamia

Skala Potamia is a small town in the northeast of the island located in Golden Beach, a 3km long bay. On the north side of the bay is located Skala Panagia and on the south side Skala Potamia. Skala Panagia is also known as the Golden Beach. These are...