Thassos - comprehensive tourist guide

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    Monastery of Saint Archangel Michail is located 15km far from Potos, on the cliff, which has a fantastic view of the sea and Athos. This monastery was very important for the history of Thassos and it is still today. **The monastery is important primarily because of the holy nail of Christ's...

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    Updated February 22, 2024.

    Maries Lake

    On this island, there are many springs of fresh water. Most of them are in the village of Panagia, but almost every village has at least one spring. It is not usual for other islands in Greece. Springs of mountain water in Panagia, in the shade of plane trees, is one...

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    Updated February 22, 2024.

    Waterfalls in Kastro

    Kastro is 16km from Limenaria. The road to Kastro is new and asphalted in 2015. During the summer in the village is open one tavern, so it has become almost a tradition to get to it in order to get instructions for going to the waterfall. The owner of the...

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    Updated February 22, 2024.

    Giola Natural Swimming Pool

    They say that God has been very generous when gave the Thassos its nature. One of the most beautiful natural gifts is the natural pool in rock - Giola. The pool is located just next to the sea. The color of the water is crystal clear and transparent, light green or dark...

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    Updated December 13, 2023.

    Greek night in Theologos

    Almost every night during the summer, in Theologos is held a program for tourists, known as the ''Greek night'' in Augoustos tavern. The program starts at 8pm and lasts no later than 1am. The evening is designed to show guests the Greek traditional dances, but also for the guests to be involved...

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    Updated December 12, 2023.

    Circle around the island, part 3

    We've arrived in Limenas, the capital of the island. It is the biggest town on the island, with the largest number of facilities for tourists. I suggest you come to this city in the early evening to enjoy long walks and a wide promenade along the coast. Limenas is full...

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    Updated December 11, 2023.

    Activities on Thassos

    Besides swimming and sunbathing Thassos can offer a lot of fun, not only during summer but throughout the year. Water sports are the most popular activities and entertainment during the summer. There is some kind of water sport on all major beaches like Skala Panagia (Golden Beach), Limenas and Pachis in...

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    The Monastery of the Holy Archangel Michael Thassos 4

    The presence, miracles, and the importance of the monastery of St. Archangel Michail on Thasos are connected with the history of the holy nail which was in Christ's right hand. In fourth century, mother of Constantine the Great decided to build churches in all of the places that were important in...

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    A circle around the island, Part 1 1
    Updated November 17, 2023.

    A circle around the island, Part 1

    This article is intended as a short guide that will be useful for you during vacation, without much details and photos. Each place, which we recommend you visit, has a separate article on our website. So here is only a practical and concise guide. Let's say you are in Potos and...

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    A circle arround the island, Part 2 1
    Updated November 17, 2023.

    A circle arround the island, Part 2

    We continue our circle around the island... We have reached the *Blue Dream Palace* hotel and are moving on to Skala Maries (Marion). It is 4km from Trypiti. We approach the Skala and instead of passing it by turning right, we continue moving forward (actually, we slide left) in order to...

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