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Ouranoupolis – ,,City of Heaven,,

September 28, 2021

Ouranoupolis is ideal starting point of discovering Halkidiki and especially monasteries of Mount Athos. Ancient town is full of history and culture but even its name is interesting because city of sky or heaven when you translate it from greek words ,,Ouranou,, and ,,Polis,, It is surrounded by a wonderful forest which is ideal for walks and exploration, offering unique views to the village and Mount Athos. Inevitably Ouranoupoli is the last stop for all pilgrims who wish to…

Boat cruise to Mount Athos

September 27, 2021

Mount Athos is the spiritual capital of the Orthodox Christian world, consisting of 20 monasteries. The “Garden of Virgin Mary” is the paradise of the eastern peninsula of Halkidiki. The Monastic State of the Holy Mountain is known to be the main carrier of Orthodox Christianity and holds spiritual glory and great history. It is a religious community with 1.000 years old monasteries and t is listed as UNESCO world heritage site. Even though women are not allowed inside…

Blue Lagoon Princess – first class hospitality

September 26, 2021

The Blue Lagoon Group is proud to introduce the 5 star modern Blue Lagoon Princess, located on the beach of Kalives – Halkidiki, only 62km from Makedonia airport, on the Toronian Golf between the first and the second leg of the Halkidiki Peninsula. This hotel offers everything the sophisticated tourist will expect; luxury and comfort, several pools and Spa, children’s facilities and sports, in a few words the…

Xenia Ouranoupolis – unique mediterranean holistic experience

September 26, 2021

Xenia Ouranoupolis, of P.A.P Corp. hotel family, is located just 2 minutes from the town of Ouranoupolis, built on the most beautiful beach of the area, with an exceptional view towards Mount Athos, the tower of Ouranoupolis and the Amoliani island. Xenia Ouranoupolis, one of the 10 Greek hotels characterized as “right on the waterfront”, has been recently expanded with 3 new two store buildings, an internet café,…

The most scenic train ride in Europe

August 21, 2021

Europe is full of scenic rides and panoramic trains, but country with the most beautiful rail routes is Switzerland. One of the most famous rail route in Switzerland is Bernina Express. This panoramic train connects the north of Europe to its south – right through the UNESCO World Heritage site of Rhaetian Railway, passing by glaciers on its way down to palm trees. Crossing the Alps in the…

Traveling climate-friendly in Switzerland

August 19, 2021

Tourism is going through transformation due to worldwide pandemic, and now more than ever, we need climate friendly solutions for transport and traveling. One of the countries with the most denst public transportation system is Switzerland. By public transport, you enjoy carefree travel across Switzerland – and it is even climate-friendly. The railway for example is the most environmentally friendly means of transport. It emits less CO2 than…

Saas-Fee/Saas Valley – the high alpine outdoor paradise

August 2, 2021

Surrounded by eighteen four-thousand-metre peaks, a unique mountain and glacier landscape fullof adventure possibilities and exciting stories – Saas Valley is perfect choice for outdoor, adventurous and sustainable tourism. Saas valley consist of 4 villages – Saas-Fee, Saas-Grund, Saas-Almagell and Saas-Balen. The car-free village of Saas-Fee (1800m above sea level) lies at the foot of the highest mountain in Switzerland, the Dom (4545m above sea level), which can…

Castles of Switzerland

August 1, 2021

There is no better place than Switzerland if you are a castle lover. There is more than 500 castles around Switzerland and the best thing for tourists is that you can visit all of them by public transport. By trains, boats or by bus. Everything is super accessible in Switzerland and you dont need a car. Point to point tickets are slightly expensive so the best idea is…

Walliserhof Grand Hotel & Spa – luxurious alpine retreat for body, mind and soul

July 26, 2021

Walliserhof Grand-Hotel & Spa in high alpine paradise of Saas Fee – Switzerland is an unforgettable and luxurious retreat for body, mind and soul In the alpine refuge in the middle of Saas-Fee you can leave your everyday life behind and regenerate yourself in the here and now. 5 Star Walliserhof Grand-Hotel & Spa Saas-Fee looks back on a history of over 130 years with many events and…

Manasija Monastery – a jewel of medieval Serbian architecture

July 5, 2021

One of the most important monasteries in Serbia – Manasija monastery lies near Despotovac – in central Serbia, in a peaceful and quiet place, in the picturesque Resava gorge, with Pastorak and Maćija peaks towering above it. With its magnificent temple and strong fortification it has attracted attention of travel writers for centuries. The foundation of the Despot Stefan Lazarević is one the very best realisations of Serbian architecture of…