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?
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.
- 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!
Thassos “the Emerald Island” of the Aegean Sea has, apart from its natural beauty and the warm hospitality of the locals, some excellent accommodation options to offer. Continue reading “Best Reviewed 5 Star Hotels of Thassos!”
First of all, congratulations for choosing Thassos, the Emerald Island, as your holiday destination! The next step is to choose the resort that is best suited to your personal requirements and ensure that you make the very most of your stay on this beautiful Island. Continue reading “Which resort to choose for your holiday in Thassos?”
Top 10 things to do in Thassos: The emerald island of Thassos is a must visit destination in Northern Greece. The island offers dozens of beautiful clean beaches to relax on as well as a stunningly beautiful mountainous interior. No matter what time of the year or where you stay there are some places and things you must see! Read our post below and find out what you should definitely include in your trip in Thassos!