Where is Zante?

Zante Island part of the Ionian Group of Greek Islands

Zante is another name for the beautiful Ionian island of Zakynthos. The Venetians called Zakynthos Fiore di Levante, which means “the flower of the East” and they were right! Zakynthos is a gorgeous island full of rolling, lush green hills, …

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Greek Easter Traditions

Easter traditional bread and red eggs - Easter in Greece

When thinking of visiting Greece, most people think of summer– summer in the islands or in the mountains or even in the Greek famous cities, like the capital, Athens, or Thessaloniki, or Patra. But few get to experience the country …

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Windmills in Greece

Greece Windmills Mykonos

One of the most iconic images from Greece is one of round, whitewashed windmills against the clear, azure sky of islands and mountain slopes. The windmill has been an integral part of Greece’s heritage and economic history. Though its invention …

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