Syros Local Dishes

Colorful and mesmeric, Syros is an island of Cyclades boasting a distinctive identity. Syros local dishes only add to this genuine character, introducing travelers to a unique feast of the senses. Through high quality local products, traditional recipes and eclectic ingredients in unique combinations, culinary wonders take place on this lovely part of the world. …

Alonnisos Ecotourism

Alonnisos is a wonderful island of Sporades, filled with evergreen nature and marvelous landscapes of natural beauty. One of the greenest islands in Greece, this is a genuine treasure waiting to be unfolded to the lucky ones who get to explore its uniqueness. And Alonnisos ecotourism offers splendid options to travelers, in order to unfold …

Herbs, Vegetables, Fruits of Crete

The deceptively barren hills and mountains of Crete, the rocky landscape, thick olive groves, uncultivated plots, even the rugged coastline host a most interesting flora, a unique evolutionary crossbreed of the European, African and Asian flora. Many of the plant species endemic to Crete actually naturalized from other continents centuries ago. In particular, the Cretan …

Crete Gourmet: Mediterranean Bliss

Cretan cuisine is synonymous to the Mediterranean Diet. Filled with seasonal fruits and vegetables, extra virgin olive oil, legumes and low fat dairy, lean protein and scarce meat consumption, this type of diet has been characterized as the closest thing to culinary perfection. And besides being extra healthy, it tastes great! No wonder the local …

Alonnisos Villages & Settlements

Alonnisos is an island of Sporades complex, boasting its distinct character and unpretentious beauty with amazing Alonnisos villages and settlements worth exploring. Upon reaching the island, you find yourself in Patitiri. This is where you see the port and just 5 minutes from this spot, you access Roussoum Yialos. Indeed, Roussoum Yialos is the mostĀ famous …

Mykonos Gourmet: The Epitome of Eclectic

Have you ever visited Mykonos? This is a cosmopolitan island of Cyclades, world renowned for its electric nightlife and jet-setters flooding the top clubs and bars till the morning sun rays. An island that never sleeps, where an endless party takes place and sweeps you off your feet. Diving in the crystalline waters of the …

Paros Gourmet Options to Whet Your Appetite

Paros is a welcoming island of Cyclades, world renowned for the whitewashed houses and the lovely beaches, the vibrant nightlife and wonderful sightseeing. But it also features some of the finest dishes in Greece, with the locals dedicating their love and care to create true culinary masterpieces. Let’s have a look at the finest Paros …

Santorini Gourmet: Volcanic Excellence!

Santorini is unique in every single way. The dramatic landscapes, the imposing caldera and the mesmeric sunset, the whitewashed houses literally hanging from the cliffs and the hospitable locals, the narrow cobbled pathways and the flowered gardens. And when it comes to Santorini gourmet, you are definitely spoiled for choice! Below we are going to …

Herbs, Greens Fruit. The Key to the Mediterranean Diet – Part 2

In antiquity ethereal oils and other aromatic substances were used daily in lay and religious activities spanning from the meticulous care of the body to treatment of ailments and devotional practices. On the basis of information deciphered in Linear B tablets found in Knossos and Pylos, ethereal oils were extracted by perfume experts in Minoan …

Ikaria Villages

Let’s have a closer look at the major Ikaria villages, understanding their uniqueness and special place on the island. You will definitely fall in love with them! First and foremost, Agios Kirikos is the capital of Ikaria. It is located on the southeastern part of the island, reaching the shores. The village was established more …