Thassos - comprehensive tourist guide

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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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    Updated April 16, 2020.

    Mythology of Thassos

    According to the sources of the famous, ancient historian Herodotus, the island is named after Thassos, the son (or grandson) of the Phoenician King Agenor, who arrived on the island in search of his sister Europe as part of an organized, rescue, ship expedition, abducted by Zeus, that he had...

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    Fauna of Thassos 1
    Updated April 16, 2020.

    Fauna of Thassos

    Thassos is dominated by amphibians, reptiles and birds. There are no wild mammal species. Rare are those who say they have seen rabbits here and some deer. Sheep and goats are often, going around on the slopes of Thassos. However, cats are the most represented ''domestic animals'', as on the...

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    Geography and Demography of Thassos 1
    Updated April 16, 2020.

    Geography and Demography of Thassos

    Thassos is the northernmost island of the Aegean archipelago, located very near the eastern coast of the Greek Macedonia area, 6 nautical miles (about 8km) from the port of Keramoti, 12 nautical miles (about 22km) from the town of Kavala, 27 nautical miles (about 50km) from the Holy Mountain (Mount...

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    Updated April 16, 2020.

    Weather in preseason

    One of the most common questions we are getting is related to weather in June and September. If we neglect the fact that it is impossible to give the right answer to the question because there are simply no rules when it comes to the climate, and especially in the...

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    Updated April 15, 2020.

    Fishing on Thasos

    You have arrived in Thassos and you are going on your first swim. The first thing you will notice is the transparency of the water and its amazing green-blue color and then the small fish that swim around your legs. These fishes are a real joy for children who...

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    Snow on Thasos 1
    Updated April 15, 2020.

    Snow on Thasos

    Sometimes it happens that there is snow in Thassos. It can be sunny but cold. On the south side of the island, there is snow only on the surrounding hills, while on the north it covers everything. Generally. the south of the island has a better climate than the north. In...

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