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Epidaurus Theatre in All Its Splendour

Epidaurus Theatre in All Its Splendour

Epidaurus is one of the most popular archaeological sites in Greece, reflecting its splendour and magnificence. Located on the north eastern side of Peloponnese, in the region of Argolis, Epidaurus Greece is world famous for its Ancient Theatre. It’s about an hour and a half from Athens. Among all the ancient theatres, Epidaurus theatre is…

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By lifeandtravel, October 27, 2016
5 Stunning Spots in Zakynthos Greece

5 Stunning Spots in Zakynthos Greece

When visiting Greece, many tourists choose to explore the Greek islands in the Aegean sea. But it’s worth a visit to the other coast of beautiful Greece, and the islands of the Ionian sea – where one of my favourite Greek islands is situated. Zakynthos. Zakynthos is a popular tourist destination, with an international airport…

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By lifeandtravel, August 30, 2016
World War II Story of Survival in Greece: Popi

World War II Story of Survival in Greece: Popi

Last summer, I visited my parents’ village in western Greece. Their village had been burnt down during World War II, and left barren. Most of the tiny town (population of less than 1,000) was rebuilt, but there are still a few homes that are abandoned. The Germans invaded Greece on¬†April 6, 1941.¬†Resistance movements began in…

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By lifeandtravel, June 2, 2016
Family Fun in Zakynthos Greece Tsilivi Beach

Family Fun in Zakynthos Greece Tsilivi Beach

Zakynthos Greece is a beautiful Greek island in the Ionian sea (west side) of Greece. The island attracts many tourists and beach worshippers. While the largest resort is Laganas, our favourite spot was Tsivili beach. We stayed at the beach-front Iakinthos Resort, which is a family-friendly three-star hotel in Tsivili, Zakynthos Greece. A family suite…

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By lifeandtravel, May 6, 2016
Zakynthos: Getting to Zakynthos, Greece

Zakynthos: Getting to Zakynthos, Greece

While many who visit Greece tour the islands in the Aegean sea, the gorgeous Greek island beauty also lies on the other side in the Ionian sea. Zakynthos is one of my favourite Greek islands in the Ionian. The Venetians called it Zante, but the name, like all similar names ending in -nthos, is pre-Mycenaean…

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By lifeandtravel, May 6, 2016
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