Oia, Santorini - Cannot have enough of its beauty
Wednesday, 07 June 2017
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It can't be farther south, in front of the Libyan Sea, with castles, legends and african type vast beaches.
The Easter Eve Mass in the Greek Church of St. Mary of Blachernae is quite an authentic experience.
Every afternoon, crowds from every corner of the earth are gathered at Oia in order to enjoy the sunset in the Aegean sea.
He owns a farm with 500 happy animals and birds. Their hearts are grateful to him and they love him dearly. He is a special kind of "king".
The view from the temple is breathtaking. From hear, Theseus began his journey to Crete in order to kill the Minotaur. From hear also, his father, Aegeus, fell to his death from the cliffs thinking his son had been killed. In honor of the fallen king the sea was named the Aegean.
The "Stavros Niarhos" Cultural Center enchants numerous visitors. The "heart" of the center is the amazing building of architect Renzo Piano. The complex is surrounded by a huge garden and a water canal for sailboats.
Wherever one stands, he or she can see wild mountains and running water. In the morning, visitors are awoken by sheep bells and the sound of axes splitting wood in half.
Tribe of highlander Greeks, who were latinised during the Roman Empire and speak a language similar to the Latin.
A photo album of the old centre of Nicosia. A multinational European city, friendly to its residents and visitors. It offers remarkable recreational and cultural outlets.
A historical village of Gortynia in the forest of Maenalus, the Arcadian mountain, with traditional houses made of stones.