Alonnisos Beaches: Unspoiled & Sublime

Alonnisos is an island of Sporades complex, world renowned for the wonderful landscapes and turquoise waters. You will be spoiled for choice, when it comes to Alonnisos beaches. There are options satisfying every single need, even the most discerning of travelers. Secluded or well-organized, remote or accessible and vibrant, they are all here and they are …

Alonnisos Chora & Patitiri Settlements

Alonnisos Chora was once the capital of the island. However, after a major earthquake that devastated Alonnisos back in 1965, the locals decided to migrate. So they turned to the port and formed their new, current capital at Patitiri. Both these places are interrelated, obviously, through the passing of time. They depict the past and …

Alonnisos National Marine Park

Alonnisos National Marine Park holds a special place in the European wildlife, preserving an unspoiled habitat for flora and fauna, marine and terrestrial species. It was founded in 2003 after long-lasting efforts from both local and international initiatives. Besides being the first marine park in Greece, another record is that of the largest marine protected …

Alonnisos Submarine Museum Project

Four underwater museums are going to be founded in the Pagasetic Gulf, as part of the European Union’s BlueMed project. This is an ambitious project, for sure. Its name is Alonnisos submarine museum project. Since the Greek seas hide so many mysteries, it is only fair that access underwater is going to reveal many of …

Alonnisos Churches & Chapels

Christianity is profound in Greece and this is depicted through the multitude of churches and monasteries across the country. Alonnisos churches and chapels highlight that very sense of devoutness that is evident to the locals. There are several architectural wonders on the island, offering amazing experiences to travelers who choose to visit them. The idyllic …

Alonnisos Folk Museum: A Dive in the Island’s Past

Are you fascinated by pirates and their glorious times? Maybe you are interested in maritime and trade, or even folklore details and past habits that have faded through time. Either way, you will be thrilled to know that Alonnisos Folk Museum has enough for everyone. It is a place where the island’s past comes alive, …

Alonnisos Local Dishes

When you visit a destination in the world, you get filled with a burning desire to discover as much about this place as possible. To that end, you explore the sights and make sure to mingle with the locals, get to know them and even speak their language. In that way, all the cultural details …

Bellenis Tower: Leros Historical & Folklore Museum

History goes a long way, when it comes to Leros. This lovely destination in the Dodecanese boasts an impressive past, which is embodied through the most prominent historic attractions on the island. One of them is a wonderful building that blends the antitheses of different eras on the island, known as the iconic Bellenis Tower …

Medieval Castle of Panagia

Perhaps the most recognizable historic attraction on the island of Leros is the emblematic Medieval Castle of Panagia, or else the Castle of Pandeli. This fortress lies on top of Apitiki hill and overlooks the entire island, as well as the cobalt blue of the Aegean Sea. Due to its privileged location and its emblematic …

Leros Beaches of Deep Blue Sea

Leros is a lovely island of Dodecanese, bathed by the blue waters of the Aegean Sea. So it is only fair that there are several exceptional Leros beaches, captivating the senses of both the locals and the travelers reaching the island from every single part of the world. Let’s have a look at some of …