A Closer Look at Sifnos Churches

Cyclades have become world renowned for their lovely landscapes, along with their distinctive architecture. And it is the latter that becomes obvious, while looking through photographs of the amphitheatrically built settlements and the endless blue embracing them. When it comes to Sifnos, Cycladic architecture has been preserved with special touches of the locals. So as …

The Emblematic Kastro in Sifnos

On the highest top of the island, the emblematic Kastro in Sifnos makes itself known and stands proud. Overlooking the Aegean, this medieval settlement has become a true legend. Its fortifications allowed for protection against pirates and other hostile intrusions. The locals found shelter there, once there was an immediate threat to be dealt with. …

Sifnos Beaches: A Sight for Sore Eyes

Aegean blue and welcoming coasts compose the coastline of Sifnos in Cyclades. And this island is a truly privileged destination, for those seeking to relax on the beachfront and enjoy some lovely dives in crystalline waters. The unspoiled nature creates landscapes everyone would adore at first sight. Most travelers fall in love with Sifnos beaches, …

A Magical Journey to Sifniot Cuisine

Sifnos is a marvelous island of Cyclades. Famous for its elegance and the wonderful beaches, the sights and attractions, pottery and unspoiled nature, this Cycladic beauty has another reason to enchant travelers. Sifniot cuisine is distinctive than the rest in Greece and features some of the most delicious food you have ever tasted in your …

Sifnos Hiking Trails Reveal Its Pure Beauty

The best way to really know a place is to discover its hidden treasures on foot. Although there is great difficulty in walking all the time, this is surely the perfect means allowing you to take in those special places. More often than not, hiking enables you to see what the others don’t and appreciate …

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 …