Gerakini

Gerakini is a summer destination located in the center Halkidiki in the coastal strip between the Sithonia peninsula and the Kassandra peninsula. Its geographical position attracts thousands of tourists during the summer and makes it an ideal starting point for excursions to all three fingers of Halkidiki. Holidaymakers have the opportunity[…]

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Aristotle’s

Just a half hour drive from Aristotle’s hometown Stagira (or Stageira), on the coast of Halkidiki, is a science park in the modern village called Stagira. Located high up in the Holomontas (Cholomontas) mountain of Halkidiki, this modern theme park was built in 2003 in dedication to Aristotle and his[…]

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Petralona

Petralona cave is located near Nea Moudania, at 300 metres above sea-level on the west foot of Mount Katsika in Halkidiki, Macedonia. It is world famous for the stalactite and stalagmite decoration as well as for a fossilized skull and bones of the Archanthrope of Petralona. The cave was discovered[…]

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Athos

Mount Athos is one of the most important centres of the Orthodox Christian world, consisting of 20 monasteries and approximately 2,000 monks. Located on a Greek peninsula, it is home to the oldest surviving monastic community on Earth. The way of life for the monks is practically unchanged since the[…]

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Halkidiki

As a center of attraction of a lot of visitors, Halkidiki has unique nature with isolated bays, crystal clear sea, beautiful islets and villages with remarkable traditional architecture. It is easily accessible from Thessaloniki, the second largest Greek city. Halkidiki is the most popular tourist destination in north Greece. It is[…]

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