Porto Heli is a nearby destination for those living in Athens which is why they choose it for weekends. Even in the summer, when the multi-day vacation is a dream for most Greeks and foreigners, Porto Heli is full of travelers who want to spend a few days away from the city.
Built on a hill in the Peloponnese 42 km southwest of Corinth, with the composition of its land creating one of the most nurturing environments for the growth of vines, Nemea stands tall with its heritage apparent across every nook and crevice of the city.
You are in the city of Epidaurus in Argolis, the eastern part of the Peloponnese in southern Greece, with your feet on the ancient theater of Epidaurus. In the upper stage of the ancient theater, you gaze at the heady view of the horizon. Tranquility. That’s the sentiment that overwhelms you, making you understand why the ancient Greeks chose this place for the erection of the ancient sanctuary of Asclepius, the god of medicine in ancient Greek religion and mythology.
Mycenae, the ancient city that named a whole civilisation after itself, lies in the low hillsides of Peloponnese close to the modern town of Argos. Set on a trip travelling you back thousands of years and discover monuments so ancient that even ancient Greeks considered them ruins of antiquity.
Only an hour away from the bustling city of Athens, Corinth is a Greek getaway destination that is easy to access, lively and diverse. Here, we have created the ultimate guide to Ancient Corinth, consisting of the best things to see and do in the city that combines history, culture, and entertainment but also historical facts and mythological tales. We will dig deeper into the History of Corinth and will discover what was Corinth known for in the ancient times as well as the History of the King of Corinth.
Mani Peninsula is a region of Greece that covers the middle southern peninsula of Peloponnese. Despite the inhospitable landscape of barren rocks and cliffs that dive into the deep sea, this region is one of the most authentic and traditional places a visitor can experience in Greece. Follow us on this trip to Mani, meet its charming wild beauty and history and taste Greece like a local!
Follow us on a trip to Nafplio, one of the most historical and romantic cities of Greece. Our ultimate Nafplion Travel Guide will introduce you to the history of the city and guide you through the plentiful monuments and attractions Nafplio has to offer!
'On nothing, does Heaven bestow more care than Olympia' said Pausanias, the famous ancient Greek geographer, and traveler of the 2nd century AD! Follow us on a trip to ancient Olympia and learn why this corner of Greece was and still is the cradle of western civilization.