The Famous Thermia in Kythnos

Kythnos is an island of Cyclades, easily accessible from Piraeus port within a few hours. This is why it has been transformed into a weekend getaway over the past few years, even though many people also select this destination for longer vacations. Picturesque beaches, majestic landscapes and warm welcoming people compose a marvelous holiday retreat. …

How Easter is celebrated across Greece? Unique Traditions to explore!

Easter is the most important religious holiday of the Orthodox Church marking the resurrection of Christ and the chance of rebirth for mankind. Falling always on a different date, Easter signals the end of the cold days of winter and the beginning of the sunny and warm days of summer. Easter celebrations hold also a …

Asklepion has been identified in the ancient city of Kythnos

Rich and impressive was the 2016 archaeological finds on Kythnos island at location “Vryokastro” where the ancient capital of the island is located. As informed by, the excavation team, headed by Professor Alexander Mazarakis Ainian, the research focused on two public buildings (temples) of the Classical-Hellenistic period in Medium Platoma Upper Town. Indeed, one of …