Those who travel to
Lefkada, should not forget to go across, to the nearby island
of Meganissi (ancient name, Tafos), that is part of Lefkada
administratively. One can go there -it is a very short trip
from Nidri by the Ferryboats LEFKAS & MEGANISSI.
is a wonderful place, with its three villages of Vathi,
Spartohori, and Katomeri, its warm and hospitable people and
its many sea caves. It is an ideal place tor fishing, and the
tourist can spend a quiet vacation here, in the midst of a
surroundings with in describable natural beauty.
rented here, and one can find plenty of services. The islands
Kalamos (Kornos to the ancients) and Kastos N.W. of the island
near the Akarnanikes seashores, with which Lefkada is
connected by regular means of transportation. Kalamos has an
area of 24 sg. km. It is a mountainous island with high peaks
as Vouni (761 m), Kalamida (785m) and Xilokastro (650m). It is
also a fertile island, its main production being olive oil,
wine, grain and stock products.
Kastos is a smoothly formed and calm island N.W. of Kalamos
and has an area of 7sg. km. with a highest altitude of 150m.
Both islands are known from the 1821 revolution as a shelter
for the families of the fighters as they were hunted by the
The natives are hospitable and industrious. For those who
would like to have a quiet vacation these two Lefkada islands
offer beauty, peace, fishing and fine beaches.
Ιt is the cosmopolitan center of the Cyclades Complex. Its
reputation has spread during the last years due to its unique
landscape, its archaelogical sites, its cosmopolitan environment and
its magnificent beaches.
houses are scattered all over the island, narrow streets in the town,
chapels and picturesque tavernas hide among art galleries and stores
selling jewellery, souvenirs etc.
Trends that sweep through
the international scene are born in the intense nightlife of this
An island of tempting and
tempestuous reputation such as Mykonos, with high tourism and a rather
superficial lifestyle, inevitably has both fans and critics.
But even the most
unsuspecting visitor immediately realizes that Mykonos is not only a
crazy “bon-viveur”, but also an attractive,
picturesque island with white Chora aside the crystal-clear blue waters
of the Aegean Sea.
charter flights and regular domestic flights from Athens serve
frequently, during summer, the airport of Mykonos.
Because it is so famous,
Mykonos gets really overcrowded during high season but for those who
enjoy the crowd, great fun and all night long entertainment, Mykonos is
the ideal place for holidays.
Have a wonderful time...