Category Archives: Tourism Insight

Between Light And It’s Absence

A year ago Cycladia presented the extraordinarily bewitching pieces of art of the Athenian self-taught artist, Teodosio Sectio Aurea, praised by esteemed media, like the famous German channel Deutsche Welle, throughout the world.

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WE ARE HERE.

On days like these…

When the going gets tough, the tough get going.

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Summer holidays for all tastes in Greece. Part 2

Continuing the summer travel guide to the best Greek Islands, Cycladia uncovers the rest of Greece’s hidden gems and preferred destinations.

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Summer holidays for all tastes in Greece. Part 1

A famous destination for summer holidays magically combining history, culture, tradition and gastronomy, Greece offers a wide variety of islands and mainland regions for all tastes, preferences and moods.

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Northern Greece: an early summer break!

As June has finally come, our mind flies from everyday routine to our summer getaways…roll down the windows, turn up the tunes and set out on a road trip.

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Arts and the City

With the beginning of June the dawn of summer is here bringing a more joyful air to the city of Athens. As the day prolongs, Athenians have more time to spend on the various cultural events spread around the city.

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Smashing June Festivals in Greece

As the summer begins to heat up it is time to turn our attention to some of the hottest festivals of the season and embrace the summer warmth through the lens of culture. Get ready to tune in to the most smashing festivals of June and ignite your summer spirit.

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The Blue Flag Beaches of Greece Win the World

Golden, white, exotic and tranquil, lacy and secluded, fully organized or remote, the beaches of Greece have conquered the world. Greece ranked 3rd out of 50 countries for the most ‘Blue Flag’ Beaches worldwide counting 395 beaches and 9 marinas in total for 2015.

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Strange Athens, Strange Cities

“I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.’’ Albert Einstein.

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Messinia: A Colourful Mosaic of Gastronomy, Nature, Culture & Leisure

Messinia is an unadulterated region in the south-western Peloponnese; a region in Greece not acknowledged by many but yet blessed with the riches of its land, the mind-blowing eco-system, the extraordinary culture and the most thrilling leisure activities most can ever dream of.

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Swim, Run & Ride through the historic city of Nafplion

Nafplion, the glorious capital of Argolida, is known not only for its beauty but also for its cultural heritage. The Palamidi fortress, the Arvanitia Promenade, the Bastion of “Pende Adelphia” and the fortified island of Bourtzi are only some of the points of interest someone can visit in Nafplion and unwind his senses in this picturesque city of the Peloponnese.

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A school full of colours in the centre of Athens

Graffiti art and other types of street art has created a new era of expression in Athens, a city known for its rich cultural background. This contemporary movement has created a communication gateway between artists and the public making the city an astoundingly vivid place to stay and wander around.

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What if you could build History?

Originally built of stone and marble, the acropolis is world renowned as the cornerstone of western civilization. A symbol of glory, aspiration and achievement, a symbol built on the grounds of ancient history as a shrine to Athena, the patron goddess of Athens.

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Blossoming Easter in Greece

Easter traditions differ from culture to culture, from local customs and rituals to regional specialties and ethnic twists but when you breathe in the fresh notes of lilacs, lilies, poppies, daisies, azaleas, daffodils, chrysanthemums, tulips and hyacinths…you know that you have landed in Greece.

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5 “Do Not Miss” Easter Bazaars

Easter is much more than a traditional celebration, than an excuse to take off for a spring break with your family and friends, attend the rituals and relish delicious authentic flavours. It is the time to contemplate, to purify your inner self, embrace love and humanity, share, support and offer hope to those who are struggling for a better tomorrow.

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