Filippoi was an ancient city of Eastern Macedonia, Known under the name of Krenides. The history of Filippoi settlement begins as early as 360 BC, when colonists from Thasos set the foundations of the original city, Krenides. When threatened by Thracians in 356 BC, they seek for the help of Phillip II (father of Alexander the Great) who, having seen into its financial and strategic importance takes over the city, fortifies it and renames it Filippoi.
Each route is connected to an international historical uniqueness:
Tour the local markets and wooded mountains of the Halkidiki region.
Cooking is love, memories, colors, aromas and flavors which we share with our beloved. Cooking can become an everyday pleasure, easy and quick, which will offer you special moments with your family and friends.
Sail close enough to the shore of the Athos peninsula in Halkidiki and see the spectacular monasteries clinging to the cliffs; but this is as close as you can get, as access is allowed to men only! The Greeks refer to Mount Athos as “The Holy Mountain” where no females (not even female animals) and children are allowed access.
Starting with a brief stop to the village of Afytos , where the eye-catching architecture of stone and wood makes the combination of nature/city seem very inviting, the tour proceeds to the village of Kassandria , where a bazaar takes place.
This is a chance to have an inside look at Greece ’s music.
Athens is a magical city with the most glorious history in the world, it is worshipped by gods and people. The enchanting capital of Greece has always been the birthplace of civilization. It is the city where democracy was born and most of the wise men of ancient times.
Near the city of Thessaloniki , is Waterland, a site of enormous proportions and equally big variety of slides, swimming pools and hydro-massage facilities. Other facilities include self-service restaurant, coffee shop, tennis courts, basketball and volleyball courts and many happenings during the day. Complete facilities, which include doctor, lifeguard outposts and swimming instructors, make this place a perfectly safe venue of fun, peace and relaxation.