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Neda waterfalls was a long time dream. This gorge is one of the most popular ones in South Peloponnese. We have been many times in Peloponnese. Did lots of gorges too! Yet, for some weird reason in all our trips...
I think most of our readers who are interested in hiking, trekking and mountaineering have heard of Decathlon, right? The company is one of the top sellers for sports and outdoor gear in the world. A few months ago...
Patsos gorge is a must explore one when hiking in Crete. It is near Rethymno, Crete. The gorge is almost all covered with trees, so there is plenty of shade. This gorge is considered one of the top ten gorges...
Our travels through Lesvos continue by moving to Agios Isidoros, next to Plomari. Plomari would be our base for rock climbing with Kostas from Lesvos Climbing & Trekking Club. We had to leave behind the Heliotrope Hotel but before that...
Our experiences in Crete are escalating! Read about another famous gorge, part of our Crete Gorges trips. This is the Pervolakia gorge in Crete, also known as Moni Kapsa gorge due to the monastery of Kapsa you meet at the entrance...
Did you remember when we told you about our canyoning tour, as part of our staying at Daphne's place? Well, sit back and enjoy as here comes another adventurous story. We arranged with Mountain Escapes guy (Tassos Andreou) to participate...
Heart pumping, excitement goes to Defcon 1, then you jump! Would you do it? Would you have your adrenaline spike high and experience an actual Bungy jumping free-fall? Would you confront your own limits and courage, but in a...
Ha Canyon in Crete is a particularly beautiful, imposing and narrow canyon which has a very important place among the canyons of Crete and all other canyons and Greece. It is located on an active rift, has 26 technical descents....
The famous Vlichada cave (a.k.a Diros Caves) is located in Pirgos Diros. Many Paleolithic and Neolithic artifacts were here, many of which are in display in the museum. This drove to the conclusion that the caves were one of...
Going down such a waterfall (in combination with the path to go there) is a special experience. We start a little after the beach of Pachia Ammos at Samothrace and after 1 hour of walking we arrive at the...
Platanaki is a very beautiful stream without waterfalls and therefore no ropes are needed to cross it. It is located in Evritania near the village of Prodromos. It has quite a few narrow parts with impressive squamous limestone rocks....
The part to cross is from the bridge that connects Roska with Doliana, up to the Bridge of Bakogianni. This one is located at the same height as the village of Prodromos. Its exit is located at the cross...
An impressive canyon in the region of Tzoumerka, rightfully titled as gate of Paradise. There is enough water even during the summer months ( who knows what happens there during the spring..), impressive waterfalls, beautiful narrow landscape , clear...
Kalymnos is widely known as one the best climbing spot in the world. People from everywhere come again and again to enjoy this climbing paradise between sea and sun and challenge themselves on a high quality rock.  In constant...
Many years have passed from when I was at the beginning of my climbing activity and was going through the first issues of “Anevainontas” magazine. In that magazine I saw for the first time fields like Mouzaki and Hatzouri....
 The location of Othris during Greek Mythology, is provided by Isiodos in his work “Theogonia”: «…Because they were fighting for long and they had a war which brings sorrow to the soul against each other in battles that lasted long the Titans...
At the northwest area of Serifos there is Mikro Livadi (Little Meadow). The greater area has lots of mining history and interest. For many decades the area was bursting with life, as over 6000 miners with the primitives means...
Similar to kite surfing but performed in winter time. Snowkiting is an outdoor sport where people use kite power (a.k.a. wind) to glide on snow or ice. Plus, the footwear for snowkiting is the same that is used in...
Mikro – Platania of Pelion Greece Are you used to going to the same places for climbing? The same predictable route? Would you like to combine climbing and swimming (If the conditions are the appropriate) in a special place? It’s...
Climbing field of Paou - Argalastis at Pelion Magnesia Pelion, Greece is the mountain of Centaurs and widely known to all for its beautiful villages, very beautiful and clean beaches, ski center, delicious culinary experiences and its hospitality. During the...