Katsouna

In the mountains of Crete lives a tree, Ampelitsia, which is in danger of extinction. Since wood Ampelitsia manufactured traditionally shepherds sticks in Crete. The traditional name is KATSOUNA ,and it was an integral part of the body of Cretans. Elderly and young Cretans shepherds constantly kept a Katsouna to help them to walk, especially […]

Faneromeni Monastery

The Monastery of Panagia Faneromeni  Virgin Mary of Gournia is located south of Istron on the top of the mountain. It is a male monastery built on a steep slope at an altitude of 540 meters with stunning sea views. The monastery church is built inside a cave and it is one of the most famous […]

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY (IWD) 2016: A GREAT DAY WITH GREAT OFFERS FOR YOU !

International Women’s Day (IWD), originally called International Working Women’s Day, is celebrated on March 8 every year. You celebrate but do you know how all this started? Started  with a strike in 1908 as a general celebration of respect, appreciation, and love towards women to a celebration for women’s economic, political, and social achievements. 15000 […]