Almyros

Welcome to Almyros! Almyros or Halmyros is a town and a municipality of the regional unit of Magnesia, region of Thessaly, Greece. It lies in the center of prosperous fertile plain known as ‘Krokio Pedio’, which is crossed by torrents. Almyros is an important agricultural and commercial center of Magnesia, and is also developing as a tourist center for the area. The main agricultural…

Alonnisos

Welcome to Alonnisos! Built on the slope of the mountain above the harbor, with houses descending from the top of the hill forming a tight wall, there is Hora, Old Town or Lyardomia as locals call it. After the devastating earthquake of 1965, most residents abandoned it. They sold their homes to strangers who repaired…

Skiathos

Welcome to Skiathos! The town of Skiathos is the only settlement on the island. It is built on the southeastern tip of the island in a windless bay that divides the island of Bourtzi into two parts. It is a relatively new settlement, built in 1829-1830 at the site of the ancient city, on two…

Skopelos

Welcome to Skopelos! Skopelos Town is an impressive, picturesque, densely populated state with a long history. Ornament of the two-storey or three-storey houses with red or gray tiles and stone alleys. At the center of Kastro, where the largest and oldest churches of Chora are located, we begin our tour of the flowered streets. At…

Volos

Welcome to Volos! Volos, or ancient Iolkos, is the place from which Jason began with the Argonauts, the long journey to find the golden fleece, in the Black Sea Colchis. Volos is the capital of the Prefecture of Magnesia and the third largest port in Greece. It is a very beautiful city that lies on…