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Livaditis Waterfall (Video)

  Livaditis or Trachoni is a magnificent 40 meters high waterfall near the village of Leivaditis, Xanthi, Thrace, Greece. It is said to be the biggest in Europe of the amount of the falling water.

Vouraikos Gorge and the Rack Railway

The Vouraikos is a river in Achaia, Peloponnese. In ancient times it was called Erasinos. Its source is in the Aroania (Chelmos) mountains, near the village of Priolithos. It flows past the towns of Kalavryta and Diakopto, and flows into...

Lake Stymphalia

Lake Stymphalia is located in the mountainous area of the Regional Unit of Corinthia, where, according to Greek mythology, Hercules confronted and slew the Stymphalian birds.

Pure Athamanic (Video)

Athamanika (or Tzoumerka) mountain range is part of the wider Pindus mountain range. It’s highest point is peak Kakarditsa, at 2,429 m (7,969 ft).

Kalymnos: A climber’s paradise (Video)

Four pale Scots went to Greece in search of some world class rock climbing, but found so much more! The island’s incredible presence, locals, food, scenery, and adventurous opportunities make it one of their favorite destinations yet.

«Aristarchos» Telescope on Mount Chelmos

Chelmos Observatory or «Emilios Harlaftis Observatory»* is located on Mount Chelmos (Aroania) in the Northern Peloponnese at an altitude of 2,340 m (7,677 ft), 130 km west of Athens and about 15 km from the city of Kalavryta. The site...