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.
Greece Thassos-Did you know that…
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Thassos is the northernmost Greek island, and 12th largest.