Nice landscapes of Thassos

Greece Thassos: 25 random things about Thassos!

Greece Thassos-Did you know that…

1. Greece Thassos – Name:

The son of Phoenix and leader of the Phoenicians Thasos/Thasus gave his name to the island during their colonisation.

2. Greece Thassos – Location

Thassos is the northernmost Greek island, and 12th largest.

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Traditional green window in Thassos

Thassos day trips: Top 5 Mountain Villages

Thassos day trips: If you come to Thassos and you don’t visit at least one traditional mountain village for a Greek coffee at a kafeneio (café) or for a delicious meal of lamb or kid on the spit at a taverna then it’s like you didn’t come! But which villages to visit and what to expect from each place? …read our new post below to find out! Continue reading “Thassos day trips: Top 5 Mountain Villages”

group of people dancing greek folk muisc

Celebrations in Thassos – Feasts and Festivals must see!

Celebrations in Thassos: The Greek festivals, known as „panigiri“ in Greek are definitely something not to miss during your holidays on Thassos!

But what happens at these festivals and why are they so popular among Greek people and our guests? Keep reading to find out! Continue reading “Celebrations in Thassos – Feasts and Festivals must see!”

livadi beach

Holidays to Thassos: make them more affordable!

Holidays to Thassos-Greece: Greece is a paradise for your summer holidays, it’s hard to find such diversity elsewhere. Greece is more than our ancient history and culture, the wonderful beaches, the delicious food, Greece truly has something for everyone and at a price to suit your pocket! Where you choose from one of the hundreds of islands or the awe inspiring mainland!

Thassos – Airports:

Thassos, one of the most special islands, also known as the Emerald Island, is well worth visiting. Situated in the North Aegean sea, a short ‘hop’ from the mainland and very convenient for either Kavala Airport – KVA (20 minutes to the closest ferry port) or Thessaloniki International Airport – SKG (a comfortable, less than 2 hour drive/transfer, to Keramoti or Kavala for the ferry boat). Thessaloniki Airport is the second largest airport in Greece and because of that has the added advantage of more incoming routes and a wide choice of carriers, from budget airlines to major national airlines.

Once you have decided how you want to get here, the next step is to decide on what kind of accommodation you want, and which part of the island you would prefer to stay at.

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ancient amphitheater in Limenas

What to visit in Thassos: Top 4+1 Museums

What to visit in Thassos: Thassos has more than just beautiful beaches with emerald waters and magnificent mountains to offer. You can also find a rich archaeological and cultural background dating back to ancient times. You can get a glimpse of our cultural heritage in some of the museums dotted around the island. Don’t miss the opportunity if you are holidaying on Thassos! Continue reading “What to visit in Thassos: Top 4+1 Museums”

view from the window while driving

Car Hire Thessaloniki Airport – How to choose vehicle

Car Hire Thessaloniki Airport Greece. Booking a vehicle online in advance may be a bit confusing or difficult to estimate which type of car most suitable for your holiday needs. In order to avoid frustration and disappointment when you pick-up your car please see our advice below, then go to our booking page and make your booking with confidence. Continue reading “Car Hire Thessaloniki Airport – How to choose vehicle”

top 5 beaches in Thassos

Top 5 beaches in Thassos you must visit!

Top 5 beaches in Thassos: There is no doubt that Thassos has some of the most beautiful and clean beaches in the Aegean Sea! Whether you are looking for sandy exotic beaches or rocky coves for snorkeling and diving to get a glimpse of the fascinating marine life on offer, Thassos has something for everyone! Small or large, organized or secluded, sandy or pebbles, the beaches of Thassos make for a perfect long day under the Greek sun. We have selected 5 beaches which we love, of course there are dozens of others! Continue reading “Top 5 beaches in Thassos you must visit!”

Giola Thassos

Giola Thassos: 10 Things to know before you visit

What is Giola and where is located in Thassos?

Giola lagoon

Giola Thassos is a natural pool which has been carved out of the rocks over millions of years. It can be found in Astris which is located in the south of Thassos. Continue reading “Giola Thassos: 10 Things to know before you visit”