Expedition 196 in Athens

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EXPEDITION 196

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Amphipolis Kasta Tomb

Amphipolis Kasta Tomb and what could possibly visitor will be able to see in the future is now amazingly presented in a 3D video. More »

2014 Sustainable Destinations Global Top 100 Ierapetra Crete awarded third in Europe

2014 Sustainable Destinations Global Top 100 Ierapetra Crete awarded third in Europe by Green Destinations. Ierapetra nominated third in Europe by Green Destinations, an important distinction for the beautiful Greek Island of More »

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Karpenissi, Adventure Culture and Nature Destination

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Karpenissi, Adventure Culture and Nature Destination

Karpenissi, Adventure Culture and Nature Destination is a mountain village situated in Evritania, central Greece at an altitude of 960 meters above sea. Karpenissi or Karpenisi, is known for its alpine landscape, deep ravines, fast-flowing rivers and lakes, impressive gorges and tiny mountain villages.

Pelion, a four seasons destination

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Pelion, a four seasons destination

Pelion, a four seasons destination, is locating in Thessaly, Central Greece. Mt. Pilion,( the name Pilion means “gate of Sun”) the home of the mythical Centaurs, half man and half horse creatures, was often visited by ancient Greek heroes, such as Achilles, Jason and Theseus, to master the arts taught by them.
Mount Pilion and its 24 beautiful villages is a “four seasons’ destination for visitors because of its unique combination of superb natural surroundings, dense greenery, cascading waterfalls and gorges, romantic bays with crystal clear waters and outstanding local architecture.

Greek Terry Flaskos crossed Simpson Desert by bike

 

Greek Terry Flaskos crossed Simpson Desert by bike
 
Greek Terry Flaskos crossed Simpson Desert by bike, Terry Flaskos from Sydney’s Greek community Australia, succeeded to cross by bike the inaccessible so called Red Desert, the Simpson Desert.
Under very difficult conditions and a temperature of 45 degrees in a dry environment, accomplice to cross a distance of 590 km in order to raise money for the service of the Royal Flying Doctor.

Christmas events at the Natural History Museum of Crete

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Christmas events at the Natural History Museum of Crete

Christmas events at the Natural History Museum of Crete. It seams that 2012 Santa Claus leaves the cold of the north and comes to south. The Natural History Museum of Crete will become the laboratory for 3 days.
The Events that will take place will be:
December 24, 11:00 to 13:00 hours we will create together polyethylene lychromes original Christmas cards and decorations from natural materials to convey the magic of Christmas in

Booming Ice Chasm Cave

 

Booming Ice Chasm Cave

Booming Ice Chasm Cave, the enchanting cave is renowned for its incredible acoustics, as falling rocks crash and ‘boom’ when they tumble down the 140m-deep cave in the Rocky Mountains. Because of resounding echoes, climbers find it difficult to communicate and have to wait several seconds after each syllable just to communicate in the giant expanse of ice. The cave is known as a ‘cold-trap cave’ where

Eco Tourism is a Catch Phrase?

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Eco Tourism is a Catch Phrase? Eco tourism means a better solution for a nature loving and recreational vacation that primarily focuses on the protection and support of the Earth’s nature wealth, finely blended with the native cultural, regional, national and international environment sustaining methods.

Mövenpick El Quseir Certified by Green Globe

 

Mövenpick El Quseir Certified by Green Globe

 

 

 

 

Hotel Mövenpick El Quseir certified by Green Globe archiving a score of 90 per cent of Green’s Organizasition sustainable criteria in tourism.

Wine Roads in Northern Greece

 

Wine Roads in Northern Greece

 Wine Roads in Northern Greece, in vineyards surrounded by idyllic landscape blessed with a privileged microclimate, wine, a basic element of the Greek culture, has been produced in abundance.

 The Wine Roads in Northern Greece are a pioneering project comprising wine roads from Mt. Olympus to distant Thrace. The project assists in the development and implementation of sustained growth measures in wine-producing areas. It also includes the establishment of folk museums, the publication of books and the organization of various cultural events directly linked to Greek history.

Zagori Epirus Greece

 

Zagori Epirus Greece

Zagori Epirus Greece,  is a  place in heaven,  a hidden beauty between mountains and sky, a unique place in Greece.
Zagori, is located up to Epirus Mountains, at Epirus prefecture North Greece, about 30 km ,  just an hour drive  from the historic city of Ioannina  with beautiful Lake of Pamvotis or Ioannina lake.
Zagori , with  46  traditional old  stone villages  with unique architecture, well known as Zagorochoria,   the amazing  historic  churches and  stone staircases of the 17h century,  is a paradise in the spectacular area of Pindos Mountains.

Eco-friendly Tourism is the way to be

Eco-friendly Tourism is the way to be

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An article from Neha Das, Nov 28, 2012, DHNS:

Focus state

Eco-friendly Tourism is the way to be, stated during the IITF, that Andaman and Nicobar islands, India promoted eco-tourism, which makes conservation and protection of natural resources advantageous for the following reasons:.
eco tourism means to travel to different places to appreciate the cultural and natural history of their environment, without disturbing the integrity of the prevailing eco-system.