Monastery of Archangel: The nunnery of Archangel Michael is the largest monastery in Thassos with 30 nuns living there. Annually, it attracts many visitors, especially during the peak months of July and August, when many Saints are also celebrated. Τhe monastery is located between Astris and Aliki and is built on a cliff edge providing visitors with breathtaking views of both the Aegean Sea and Mount Athos. Hire a car from our nine incredible convenient locations and visit this wonderful place!
During the early Byzantine period, many beautiful churches and monasteries were built in Thassos, some were invaded and destroyed while others have survived to this day. Why not renting a car to discover them?
Health Protocols for post covid-19 tourism in Greece: On 22nd May 2020 the Greek Tourism Ministry announced the official health protocols for all tourism businesses in Greece including hotels, tourist accommodation, car rentals and tourist agencies.
In these unprecedented times, health, sense of security and the well-being of our customers, as well as our team, is our paramount concern. Below, we detail the primary safety measures we will take as a Car Rental Company and we also detail the important protocols regarding the hotel operations and transfer services (our secondary operation). For further information please check the following link: https://www.rentacarpotos.gr/transfers/
We hope we can help you feel more secure to organise your holiday to Thassos in the best possible way in order to avoid unpleasant surprises/cancellations at the time of your arrival.
Airbnb in Thassos: Since Thassos has become a very popular destination among travellers, many new hotels, villas, studios, bed and breakfast but also Airbnb accommodations have opened their doors to welcome guests.
Top 10 things you should know before moving to Thassos – How is life on a Greek Island?
Everyone has a dream…Is yours to move to a Greek island? Does the very thought of it conjure up a picture in your mind of soaking up the sun, sipping frappe “cold coffee” by day and spending long warm evenings sitting on the seafront enjoying an ouzo with the friendly locals? Is this the reality? Is life in Thassos really all sun, sea and ouzo?
The way of life on a Greek Island is certainly very different to living in a large city on the mainland. Thassos has a lot to offer: it is rich in culture, has more than 30 beaches, traditional mountain villages, a laid back lifestyle, friendly locals and more than 2500 hours of sunshine per year.
Below are some practical tips we hope you find useful when considering a move.
TOP 10 Attractions in Thessaloniki City: Welcome to the beautiful and vibrant city of Thessaloniki, also known as Saloniki!
Thessaloniki is the second-largest city in Greece, with over 1 million inhabitants. It is also the capital of the Macedonian region. The city has an impressive historical background, dating from the Roman period through to the Byzantine era and the Ottoman period, and has many interesting historical sights for you to visit.
Top 10 family activities in Thassos:
In addition to the island’s array of beaches and traditional mountain villages, the island offers a wide choice of activities for all the family. Below are some ideas to help ensure you experience a memorable visit on our island.
- Are you dreaming of a lovely cottage house or traditional villa in Greece?
- Are you looking for a “home away from home” accommodation on the beautiful island of Thassos?
- Are you a family or group of friends that are looking for privacy and enjoy your own independence on holiday?
- Would you like to experience “living as a local” and avoid mass tourism and large hotels?
On 11th March 2020, WHO (World Health Organisation) officially declared the outbreak of COVID-19 a pandemic following more than 150 countries being affected by the spread of the disease.
The Greek Government were quick to act in response to this announcement implementing the following restrictive measures until further notice. Continue reading “Coronavirus Thassos – Update 18.04.2020”
Nightlife in Thassos: An insider’s guide to the villages with the best nightlife in Thassos including bars, dance clubs, gastronomical events, festivals, music events and Greek-style entertainment!