Prefecture of Kavala Travel Guide

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    The turkish aqueduct
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Thasos Island

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  • Thasos snakes

    Thasos Island Warnings and Dangers

    The question of snakes on Thasos I have been to this island paradise now 6 times.I have not seen one yet,but I have been asked as to what snakes are here,there are answers to this on a few web sites.The most common snake im informed is one called the Montpellier sometimes found in olive groves,it can bite but is NOT FATAL but like most kinds of...

  • The temple of Athena [Acropolis Limenas]

    Thasos Island Off The Beaten Path

    High above Thasos town/Limenas is the temple of Athena,this 5c BC temple is to be found on the acropolis pasted the medieval castle.The ruins on the site are quite scant and you are called to use your imaginenation .To reach here follow the pathway to the theatre,keep right when you reach the Theatre and follow the path to the acropolis once there...

  • More views around the agora

    Thasos Island Favorites

    The ancient shrine of Aliki it is a place that has it all. a Sandy beach history and peace plus of course Tavernas. To many but I do love the sunsets.



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  • Kavala Aqueduct

    Kavala Things to Do

    The Medieval Aqueduct, is work of the Byzantine period, which held extensive repairs during the Ottoman rule, particularly during the reign of Suleyman the Magnificent and Legislator (1530 AD approx.) This double arch structure was designed to bridge the peninsula of Panagia with the foot of the mountain of Lekani. It was used to carry water from...

  • Galaxy Hotel

    Kavala Hotels

    There are several decent hotels in Kavala, but to my taste, they are kind of impersonal. The most...

  • Mehmet Ali Pasha House

    Kavala Things to Do

    In the Old Town Square you can find the house that Mehmet Ali, founder and Governor of the last Egyptian dynasty, was born. This beautiful building, based on Macedonian architecture, is considered to be the property of Egypt . The "konak" of Mehmet Ali consists of two parts, the ground floor and first floor. A bronze equestrian statue was built in...



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  • Krinides Mud Baths

    Philippi Off The Beaten Path

    Krinides mud baths site is located close to the ancient city of Philippi, at the nearby village which is named Krinides.Nature itself provides the mud by which the therapeutic mud baths of Krinides are contributing to the good health of those who use them. Since the ancient times, geological, biological, chemical and natural environmental...

  • What to bring with?

    Philippi What to Pack

    Luggage with wheels is always a good idea, wherever you are travelling. Always remember to bring a cap/hat that covers your head and neck for when it gets hot, as well as sunglasses. Sunscreen (Factor 35 is the minimum factor I use, no matter what the weather is), headache tablets and usual little things like some plasters for blisters, cotton...

  • Visit Phillipi Archeological digs.

    Philippi Things to Do

    This famous old city has much history to explore. If you are into viewing and studying history you want to see this place. For Christians it has much meaning, but most remembered for the earthquake when Paul and Silas were in jail and the shaking opened all the jail doors and lossened their chains. Our groups really enjoy this stop and the...


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