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Special Christmas coupon

  Book till the end of December and pay only £1750 Messolonghi - Carnival Extravaganza 09-16 March 2019 https://chryssiesgreece.com/product/messolonghi-carnival-extravaganza/ Simply book online and enter the promo code at checkout; offer18 Do you want to see the real Greece, reaching areas off the Tourist trail? Our Authentic Greek trips give you the opportunity to experience Greece like a local, with a specialist guide you will be immersed in culture, history and…

Why Red Easter Eggs?

In the orthodox faith the egg symbolises the sealed Tomb of Christ — the cracking of which symbolised his resurrection from the dead. The red colour symbolises the blood of Christ Do you want to dye your eggs like we will do on Holly Saturday morning? It is simple just follow a few easy steps: Combine water, onion skins, and vinegar in a pot; bring to a boil. Set aside…

From Mediterranean sunsets to religious festivals, experience it first hand with us

The Greek Orthodox tradition is steeped in the universal themes of life and death that are infinitely relatable to all of us. Easter particularly is a time when religious ceremonies bring communities together, both of the living and the dead, uniting communities on a continuous time line and reinforcing a sense of place, history and tradition. Our tours provide a window into this world. A glimpse into another culture's way…

Sense of Food – Photography Workshop

Lemnos island - 14 - 21 June, 2018 Cooking, styling and photography master class! You will cook, shoot and eat You will study how to cook special dishes, styling tricks and you will understand the secrets of how to create amazing food photography! A day from our new itinerary: Day 2 The organic day 07:00 – 09:30 Breakfast – Traditional Greek breakfast buffet – cooked by the hotel 09:30 – 10:30…

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Why choose Messolonghi

Messolonghi is the capital town of Aetolia-Acarnania in Western Greece, known as the site of  dramatic sieges during the war of Independence against the Ottoman empire and the death of the philhellenic poet Lord Byron. The town is dominated by vast salt water lagoons that are home to amazing bird concentrations, depending on the season and the weather. Of course most photographers focus on the pelicans and the noisy flamingoes.…

Photography Holidays – Messolonghi (The…other Greece)

Photography Holidays to the less travelled western Greece We meet you in the hotel  in central Athens and spend the first evening in Plaka getting to know each other with a glass of local wine! Early we start the journey to Messolonghi via Delphi (the longer route). Picturesque rural Greece and visit to the amazing and powerful site of the oracle! Pythia is waiting!.. One more stop for lunch and…

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Photography Holidays – The …. other Greece

 Messolonghi - the lagoon and its inhabitants Rivers, marshes,farmland, amazing coast line,uninhabited small islands with remarkable and rare ecosystems make the National Park of Messolonghi very important for the preservation and variety of life in the Mediterranean. (Natura 2000 network) As a photography destination is diverse and super exciting for number of interests..... flora and amazing fauna, magical Greek light reflecting in the abundant waters, glamorous sunset and sunrise, captivating  Greek blues....in…