Tag: Greece

Meteora – The Incredible Monastery Complex

Meteora – The Incredible Monastery Complex

Meteora was one of the highest points of our passage through Greece, it is a unique site for several reasons, first because is one of the most important Orthodox monasteries complexes in the world, and secondly it is an incredible natural site, with stone pillars…

Zakynthos – What to do in 3 days

Zakynthos – What to do in 3 days

Zakynthos is a Greek island and is located to the northwest of its continental territory. Today it is an important tourist destination in Greece and one of the most important places of the Mediterranean sea for diving. Before we decided witch island we wanted to…

Vikos Gorge – The Deepest Gorge in the World

Vikos Gorge – The Deepest Gorge in the World

 The Vikos Gorge holds a record in Guiness, for being the deepest gorge in the world, it is not the largest is the one that has the greatest relationship between width and depth. It is located in the mountains of Pindo in northern Greece, near…

Corinth Canal – The division of Continental Greece

Corinth Canal – The division of Continental Greece

The Corinthian strait is a man-made canal in Greece. It is 6,3 km long, and was built between 1881 and 1893, with the intention of making the boat route smaller. As only 21 meters wide, it is very narrow for international freighters, and is mainly…

Greece – Archaeological Route

Greece – Archaeological Route

During our passage through Greece one of the things that impressed us most was the amount of traces and archaeological monuments that this country has. This reveals perfectly the importance that Greece had in the ancient world. We did about 2,000 kilometers on Greek roads…