Chios Mastiha in Beauty Care

One of the most exciting uses of Chios mastiha is that in the field of cosmetics. Beauty products based on the precious resin have gained in popularity in the recent years. Mastic is highly-coveted since antiquity because of its therapeutic and cosmetic properties, a claim that is supported by contemporary scientific research. Consequently, the interest …

Stemnitsa Village in Gortynia

Right above the banks of Lousios River in Arcadia, Stemnitsa is a traditional settlement with an exceptional character. The stone houses and aristocratic mansions, the verdant surroundings and the imposing views to mount Mainalo, these are all small details composing a dreamy destination. Whether as part of a “village hopping” vacation or as your sole …

Alonistaina Village Built Within Walnut & Fir Trees

Located just 25 kilometers from Tripoli and 10 from Vitina, Alonistaina village is unique in its simplicity. This mountainous village of Arcadia is surrounded with walnut trees and fir trees. The verdant valley all around provides the most splendid scenery for travelers to enjoy, while visiting this historic settlement. Ever since antiquity, it has maintained …

Portaria Village: Magic Overlooking the Mount of Centaurs

Portaria is an elegant village, just 12 kilometers from Volos. It is a splendid destination, especially during winter. This is when travelers from all over the country visit the area, before heading to Pelion Ski Resort. The village has been built with utmost respect to the natural surroundings. It blends perfectly with the environment and …

Vitina Village on the Slopes of Arcadia

A traditional settlement in mountainous Arcadia of Peloponnese will certainly leave you breathless. Vitina village is what we would call “dream material”! Overlooking the verdant slopes of Mount Mainalo, the village has been established at an altitude of approximately 1,050 meters from sea level. And its unique architecture, cozy style and warm hospitable locals have …