Exploring Nature during Sailing Holidays in Greece
Wherever in Greece, one can admire the breathtaking sunset. Nevertheless Santorini, with its magical sunset from many vantage positions, is one of the most romantic places of the world. Visitors of the island are falling in love as they sit on the hills of Oia and wait the enchanting sunset. Sunset when viewed from Santorini makes a real lifetime experience.
Golden Beach is a beach with pines and crystal clear sea. Kaiafas beach is ideal to enjoy an amazing sunset, while reading your book, next to the calm waters.
Kathisma is arguably one of the most beautiful beaches of Lefkada located 15 km southeast of the main town, close to the village of Agios Nikitas.
One of the longest beaches of Lefkada with fine white sand and sparkling waters of amazing turquoise color.
Oia is the most famous village of Santorini, a traditional village with small houses, narrow streets and blue domed churches. In Oia visitors can find many tavernas, cafes and tourist shops.
The extraordinary turquoise color of the water and the high white rocks make the landscape impressive. In combination with the red sun of Ionian sea, Myrtos offers one of the most beautiful sunsets in Greece.
The hill, which rises over the old town of Rhodes, took its name by the admiral Sidney Smith, who has set the watchtower in 1802. On the hill still remains of the Acropole exist.
Plaka is the most scenic village of Milos island. At the top of the village there is a castle, which at night, gives visitors an amazing view of the stars.
Ano Meria is a traditional Greek village. The houses have small windows to be protected from the very strong winds.
After the village of Lakones, there is Angelokastro or Angles Castle or Castle Michel Angelo, which is a Byzantine fortress. The castle`s main purpose was to protect the inhabitants from the pirates and the Venetians.
In the 13th century, the Venetians established their presence by building the Castle of Milos, on the hill, which is called Prophet Elias and is about 280 meters high. The Castle survived but was vandalized from soldiers and pirates during the decades.
Α walk in the pedestrian street of the central market with its many shops and cafés in the west coast of the island is ideal for all tastes. The Central Market is next to the Venetian canal, which allows guests to enjoy the magical sunset in Gira.
Il Gelato Doro Café offers authentic Gelato ice-cream, ideal with a cold coffee in hot days. It also has an amazing view of the sunset.