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Samothraki, an island of the northern Aegean, Samothraki is located opposite the gulf of Saros. It is mostly mountainous; it is covered by Mt Saros whose peak Fengari (moon) reaches an altitude of 1,600 metres, which is the highest peak on any island, Crete and Euboea apart.

Samothrace has a Mediterranean climate with mild winters and fairly cool summers.

The smooth coastline forms four capes: Akrotiri, Malathria or Megalo Akrotiri, Angisto and Kipo.

Samothraki was especially important in antiquity because of the Cabeirian mysteries held in the Sanctuary of the Great Gods. Today, near Paleopoli where the famous Victory of Samothrace (Louvre Museum) was found, one can see the ruins of the Sanctuary, the Tholos of Arsinoe, the Arcade, the Temenos, the palace, the theatre, etc.

Samothraki or Hora is the capital of the island. It is a charming village in the traditional style built in the island's interior.

Small picturesque villages, abundant physical beauty, forest coupled with Mediterranean vegetation and running water, and the virgin shores, compose a specially impressive landscape is the "refuge" of many nature lovers.

>> Thrace : Evros, Rodopi, Samothraki Island, Xanthi.


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Mykonos Island


Ιt is the cosmopolitan center of the Cyclades Complex. Its reputation has spread during the last years due to its unique landscape, its archaelogical sites, its cosmopolitan environment and its magnificent beaches.

White-washed, cube-shaped houses are scattered all over the island, narrow streets in the town, chapels and picturesque tavernas hide among art galleries and stores selling jewellery, souvenirs etc.

Trends that sweep through the international scene are born in the intense nightlife of this modern resort.

An island of tempting and tempestuous reputation such as Mykonos, with high tourism and a rather superficial lifestyle, inevitably has both fans and critics.

But even the most unsuspecting visitor immediately realizes that Mykonos is not only a crazy “bon-viveur”, but also an attractive, picturesque island with white Chora aside the crystal-clear blue waters of the Aegean Sea.

Direct international charter flights and regular domestic flights from Athens serve frequently, during summer, the airport of Mykonos.

Because it is so famous, Mykonos gets really overcrowded during high season but for those who enjoy the crowd, great fun and all night long entertainment, Mykonos is the ideal place for holidays.

Have a wonderful time...