Monday, December 19, 2016

Xmas Food Tour

Meet Athens at its most magical time with an appetite-triggering food tour under the cheerful Christmas lights! The city comes alive with sweet-baking smells, roasted chestnuts and melodious carols, warming your hearts and introducing you to the local Christmas spirit. Are you ready to taste Christmas in Athens?

What to expect

Christmas in Athens welcomes you to its festive table! Take a sit and set out for a journey of senses!
Under the watchful eye of an expert food guide, coast through the city and feel your heart melt within its coat of fairy lights. Get to the core of Christmas celebration in Greece and taste the most delicious of the city’s festive sweets like christmas honey & butter cookies, walnut pastries and many more deserts of the season.
Go around the city center to check out local bakeries and treat-makers! Discover the best places to sample local fare, from cheese to sausages and other famous delicatessen for your palate only! Visit a themed café and enjoy Christmassy drinks – and not just drinks – in a place that could be Santa’s house!
Join us for a warm-hearted food experience and discover the local culinary joys of the season. 

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Thessaloniki City Tour - Half day

Don't miss the opportunity to see the White Tower and the main landmarks of the city, such as the Galerius Arch, the Rotunda monument, the Old Town (Ano Poli) and the City Walls, where you will be able to admire the marvelous view of Thessaloniki!

During your tour, there will be a short stop at Agios Demetrius Byzantine church and its crypt, and you will also have the opportunity to visit the Archaeological Museum.

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Hiking Tour of Meteora 

We are fully committed to eco-tourism with respect for the environment and the local traditions. Join this amazing guided hiking tour and walk among the gigantic rock pillars of Meteora to enjoy truly breathtaking views. 

The hiking tour of Meteora is one of the best ways to enjoy this unique geological phenomenon and to learn the history of an UNESCO World Heritage Site. By joining this morning hike you will walk through hidden trails that only locals know. Let us take you on a journey back in time following the footsteps of the first monks who arrived here more than 15 centuries ago. Experience nature at its best and enjoy great views other visitors will never get to see! 

The hike begins from the foothills of Doupiani rock, beneath the old ruins of Pantokrator monastery. It then crosses through the immense rock formations to reach the northern side of Meteora. Over that side you'll discover the hidden monastery of Ypapanti and the ruins of St. Dimitrious. Listen to the stories and the legends behind each place you pass along the trail and the thousand years of history will become alive through the exciting narrative of our local mountain guides. 

Visit the monasteries of Great Meteoron or Varlaam and then you'll climb down the old footpath the monks used for centuries before the construction of roads for

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