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City of Waterfalls holds charming old architecture, laid-back atmosphere – to sound of constantly running water
You are never far from land when navigating the Eastern Aegean, yet you feel elated when you spot the green shores of Lesbos amid the blue haze. The 10-hour ferry trip from Kavala is far from over, but one of the best known yet least visited Aegean islands is within your grasp.
Greek ambassador on collecting art, riding the Athens metro and why Bulgarians and Greeks are so similar
Every summer hundreds of thousands of Bulgarians descend on the border with Greece, determined to get as soon as possible to their favourite beach and taverna on Chalkidiki Peninsula and Thassos Island. The proximity of Greece creates the false notion that they know it well, particularly if they are able to order a glass of ouzo and a plate of grilled kalamari in broken Greek.