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Updated March 2, 2018 10 comments

Which one to choose: Potos, Limenaria or Limenas

There are many different opinions on this subject. Here is mine.

Limenas: the capital city and the biggest one, naturally has the widest range on stores, cafes, restaurants, banks, rent-a-car agencies, doctors consulting-rooms... The city beach is not bad, and the closest ones that are better...

Potos 1
Updated February 8, 2018 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,...

The most important places on Thasos 3
Updated March 8, 2018 5 comments

The most important places on Thasos

This post is meant firstly for those who are spending their summer vacation on Thasos for the first time. I will list the most important places you should visit, the beaches to swim at... in other words, what to do during the first 10 days. In case you don't...

Kallirachi village 1
Updated January 23, 2018 no comments

Kallirachi village

Kallirachi is a small village on the western side of the island. History of the village dates back ten centuries ago, when pirates from Tripoli used woods around Kallirachi to create a fleet of ships to invade Thessaloniki.

Throughout history, it was burnt down and dynamited...

Astris 1
Updated January 23, 2018 3 comments


Astris is a small town in the southeast of the island. The literature reports the name Astrida relating to the same place , but Astris is more in use.

It is a place of only a few dozen inhabitants in winter, without much commercial and tourist...

thassos map 1
Updated January 23, 2018 no comments

The map of Thassos

Very useful table inscribed with the distances between...

kastro village thassos  (3)
Updated January 23, 2018 no comments


Kastro is a medieval village located in the center of the island, about 450m above sea level. The village got its name from the ruins of an old castle which was once in the village (kastro – a castle). The castle was actually a fort, belonging to Gatilusi dynasty in...

Why Limenaria? 18
Updated January 23, 2018 no comments

Why Limenaria?

Limenaria is the second largest town on the island and therefore offers a lot of facilities for visitors. Beach 2km long, than small town beach, a long promenade by the sea, a wide selection of restaurants, shops and fast food, are benefits of Limenaria compared to other, smaller places....

Why Skala Potamia? 10
Updated January 23, 2018 6 comments

Why Skala Potamia?

Skala Potamia is ideal for a peaceful family vacation but also for all who want to relax. On the other hand, it also offers entertainment for children and on the beach which is a long, wide, sandy, with long shallow waters, toys, small amusement park, water slides, seesaws... ...

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Updated January 23, 2018 4 comments

Why Golden Beach?

Skala Panagia is better known under the name of Golden Beach.

Golden Beach is a large bay, 3km long, but in fact is a long sandy beach, with a long shoal, cafes, restaurants, loungers and umbrellas along the beach.
Skala Panagia is ideal for a...