You will love the virgin landscape, the exotic color of the sea, the bright light of the sun. Each place in Greece has a different authentic style, both in the islands and in the mainland. It will take you years to explore all the Greek islands, but only a glance to love them.
A COUNTRY WITH A PAST
Even in the smallest piece of land in Greece, you will find a connection to the past. All around the country and the islands, there are ancient sites of various historical periods: from remains of ancient Greek temples to Byzantine monasteries and Neoclassical mansions.
HEALTHY AND TASTY CUISINE
Greece is famous for its healthy products, including virgin olive oil, vegetables, fruits, fish, nuts, and wine. These products are the basis of the Mediterranean diet, which is rich in proteins and low in saturated fats. These products are cooked together and make delicious dishes. Even in the smallest tavern in Greece, do not hesitate to taste local Greek dishes. They will be totally different than any other ethnic recipe you have tasted so far.
FANTASTIC SCENERY – MOUNTAINS, GORGES AND VALLEYS
The central Evia landscape dominated by Mount Dirfys (Dirfys). At 1,743m altitude, there are dense forests of chestnut trees, oaks and fir trees, and there is also a magic view of the Aegean and the Evoikos Gulf. This term is especially popular in the winter months to lovers of cycling and climbing, and for those who love climbing on ice.
Evia consists of beautiful, and usually remote beaches, surrounded by mountains and pine forests. You will find both sandy beaches with umbrellas, deck chairs, bars and every kind of shop needed for holiday needs, and remote beaches with stunning canyons and mountains, suitable for exploration.
ARCHAEOLOGY AND ARCHITECTURE
Evia represented by archeology and architectural elements in all periods of history, including: Roman quarries and aqueducts, Byzantine churches and Frankish castles Mycenaean tombs.
There are complicated scientific reasons which, that the Sea consists of both clear blue waters. One of the reasons that are impressive and clear blue waters ideal for diving and swimming is the absence of plankton.
The capital of Evia, Halkida, is just an hour from Athens airport. Two road bridges spanning the narrow gap from the mainland to the island, so access is easy all year.
Marmari is a seaside village in the South Evian Gulf of Evia. It is built amphitheatrically in a beautiful bay just opposite and east of Rafina. It is 111 km from Chalkida. The sights of the area are the church of Agios Georgios, the famous Drakospita (masonry houses) and the beach of Golden Sand with golden sand that is opposite the island of Petalioi and is a favorite destination for windsurfing or kitesurfing.
The port of Marmari has been known since antiquity and has served to transport the rocks that the area has since exported. At the present time, it is connected by ferry directly to Rafina with a closed ferry boat.