Thassos - comprehensive tourist guide

    A circle arround the island, Part 2 1
    Updated April 27, 2020.

    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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    Palataki is a symbol of Limenaria. The building that looks like an old castle was actually an administrative building of the German company _Speidel_ who exploited iron ore from Thassos during World War II. It was built in 1903. and German company withdrew 1963. The building is currently being renovated...

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    lpg gas station astris thassos 1

    When you go in the direction of Thessaloniki-Kavala-Keramoti highway, about 6km after Kavala, you will see the road sign to turn to Nea Karvali (Fillipos B' and Kavala east). Follow signs to Nea Karvali and after 1,2km on the right side you will see a Shell gas station where you...

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    Updated April 22, 2020.

    Taxi ride on Thassos

    A taxi ride, like everything else on this island, works well. Taxis are usually gray metallic color and are quite luxurious. There are no unpleasant surprises because the exact price may be agreed upon entry into the car. Prices start at 4 euros for a distance of one kilometer, two to...

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    Updated April 22, 2020.

    Roads on Thassos

    All around the island, there is a very solid road with two lanes. This road is mostly by the sea, which makes rides on the island special pleasure. There aren't dangerous parts. Section of the road Limenas - Skala Maries has a few curves and slopes. It is part that...

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    Updated April 22, 2020.

    Medical services on Thassos

    Thassos has no hospital, but in Prinos exists state Health center, which provides ambulance in an emergency. Places Limenas, Limenaria, Potos, Theologos, Panagia and Kallirachi have smaller state clinics. Also, in all major places, there are private doctor clinics, specialists and dentists. Of course, the pharmacies are presented in all the...

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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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    Climate on the Thassos during the winter 2

    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 days...

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    Updated April 21, 2020.

    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 then...

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