Author: Around Greece


The Athens Marathon of 2017

The 35th Athens Marathon, also known as the Authentic Marathon, will be taking place on Sunday 12th November. Following the classic route from the town of Marathonas to Athens, this is the ultimate experience for runners, and attracts huge numbers of participants each year from all over the world. The …
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Bus services from Athens Airport to Evia island

The island of Evia is the second largest in Greece and is a beautiful destination that is perfect for visiting any time of the year. There is not airport on the island as the Athens International Airport is close by. Until now, there hasn’t been a good transportation service connecting …

Your Private Holiday Villa in Pelion

The region of Pelion in Thessaly is one of the most beautiful parts of Greece, and perfectly combines the sea and mountains. It is a travel destination that is ideal to visit anytime of the year, and each season in Pelion is one filled with lots of new colours, aromas …
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Greece ranks 2nd for Blue Flag beaches in 2017

On the 2017 Blue Flag quality Award List, Greece has been ranked 2nd in the world for the number of Blue Flag beaches. In 2016 GreeceĀ hadĀ 430 beaches and 9 marinas honored in the yearly list. This year they have 486 beaches and 12 marinas being honored. The Chalkidiki peninsula in …