People among the ruins of Athens

The National Archeological Museum is celebrating its 150th birthday in 2016. As this is one of Athens’ most important museums, the celebrations for this pivotal anniversary have taken many forms. The special photography exhibition  “People among the splendid ruins of Athens from the 19th to the 20th century” is one of them. Housed at the …

Adopt a Greek cat

It is the most unusual yet the most significant memento a traveler can bring home from his holidays: a pet. The rise in the number of visitors that adopt a cat during their vacation in Greece has been noticed in the past couple of years. If you travel to the Greek islands you will definitely …

Egyptian history…in Athens!

Did you know that you can learn about the ancient Egyptian civilization in the heart of Athens? Many visitors of the National Archeological Museum of Athens are surprised as they enter the halls of the Egyptian collection. Statues, figurines, vases, funerary caskets, jewelry and Fayum portraits cover different period of the Egyptian civilization. A wide …

5 cute shots of Greek cats

1. A playful yawning kitten in front of the landmark church of Sifnos island + Did you know that the Aegean cat loves water? If you found this agile swimmer intriguing, read more about the unique Greek cat breed on our blog, the Aegean cat sources: amolife.com, playfulkitty.net, protothema.gr,

The Aegean cat

It is almost certain that during your visit on a Greek island you encountered a cat, either wandering in the whitewashed alleys or by  fishermen’s nets at the local port. However, did you know that the Greek island cats belong to a rare indigenous breed? Well, the Aegean cat originates from the Cycladic islands and …

Volotea: New flights to Santorini, Mykonos & Corfu

Yet another airline expands its direct flights to Greece for the summer of 2016. Volotea introduced 3 Greek islands to its flight schedule, in particular Santorini, Mykonos and the islands of Corfu. The Spanish air-carrier will be flying to Greece from May 2016, connecting different Mediterranean destinations. According to Volotea’s announcement these include the following …

Greek Hospitality Awards 2016

On April 25,2016 hoteliers from all over Greece gathered at Thessaloniki where the second Greek Hospitality Awards ceremony was held. A fairly new institution in the Greek travel industry, a result of an Ethos Media initiative, set out to award excellence in hospitality. Discover below the hotels that received the top prize in their respective …