Articles from guide

ferry thassos 1
Updated April 22, 2020 20 comments

Thassos Ferry

Ferries to Thassos go from two coastal places: Kavala and Keramoti. From Kavala, it is possible to take the ferry to Skala Prinos and from Keramoti to Limenas. The Kavala - Skala Prinos route takes 75 minutes, and the Keramoti - Limenas route only 35 minutes. Among tourists more popular...

MORE
rent a car thassos
Updated April 22, 2020 6 comments

rent-a-car

If you want to experience Thassos in the right way you need to have a car for at least two days. It would be ideal if everybody came in their own car but also coming by bus has its own advantages, especially if the bus is new and comfortable. This...

MORE
A must see/do on Thassos 1
Updated April 21, 2020 no comments

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...

MORE
Climate on the Thassos during the winter 2
Updated April 21, 2020 2 comments

Climate on the Thassos during the winter

During the winter, there is usually no rain, the temperature goes down to zero, rarely below. The average temperature during the winter months is about 10 degrees. If by any chance drops below zero, schools and shops are closing, and you can rarely see someone on the streets. The...

MORE
holidays on thassos with pets (2)
Updated April 21, 2020 no comments

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...

MORE
telefon
Updated April 21, 2020 2 comments

Important telephone numbers

If you call the numbers in Greece from abroad, you must first enter the exit code (00) and country code for Greece (30), followed by a four-digit or five-digit number for a place in Greece (Thessaloniki is 2310, Kavala 2510, for Hrisoupoli 25910, and for Thassos is 25930), and...

MORE
limenas   ancient theatre
Updated April 21, 2020 no comments

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...

MORE