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Olympus the mountain of the gods


Olympus or Olympos ('???????)

is the highest mountain in Greece, located on the border between Thessaly and Macedonia, about 100 kilometres (62 mi) away from Thessaloniki, Greece's second largest city. Mount Olympus has 52 peaks. The highest peak Mytikas, meaning "nose", rises to 2,917 metres (9,570 ft). It is one of the highest peaks in Europe in terms of topographic prominence. Read More...

Ikaria ,a strange island in the aegean sea

300px-Armenists_ikara Ikaria, like every place has its own features found in many people. The island is quite distant from the land Greece and the medieval isolation helped to preserve many characteristics, such as the archaic language and other customs. The inhabitants are mainly engaged in shipping, or local practitioners, the links are close and are famous for that I tend to take things very seriously. Read More...

Pomakoxoria , with the natural hot springs

300px-20091215_Organi_Mosque_Rhodope_Thrace_Greece Pomakochoria called the villages in the Rhodope mountains in Pomak population, mainly. In Greece, Pomakochoria found in the prefectures of Xanthi, Rodopi and Evros. Due to the mountainous character of the area and the problems of minority education, the Pomakochoria is quite isolated and have preserved the picturesque character, traditional architecture of houses and the particular culture of the Pomaks. Read More...

Goumenissa , a beautiful village with perfect wine!

goumenisa Goumenissa H is the capital of the Province of Paeonia Kilkis Central Macedonia. It lies 69 km west of Thessaloniki, 539 km NW of Athens and 20 km north of Pella. It is also the seat of the Metropolitan Goumenissa, Axioupolis & Polykastrou. He became known for its wines and silks of. Read More...

Thessaloniki , second biggest city

Thessaloniki is the second largest city of Greece. It is the head of the Regional Unit of Thessaloniki and the Region of Central Macedonia. Since its founding by Cassander as a thriving Hellenistic city until Ottoman rule leverages its strategic position and develop a multicultural city. Since 1912, the end of the Balkan Wars and the integration of the region in the modern Greek state, Thessaloniki is the second largest city of Greece. The population of the agglomeration is currently estimated at 790,824 inhabitants (2011).. Read More...

Crete , the biggest island in Greece

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