The Mediterranean and the Aegean is residence to a few of world’s most lovely coastlines and sea cities. So, let’s go on a tour beginning within the Aegean.
One of many first causes we selected the Greek island of Thasos for our summer time trip was that it is extremely near Istanbul by street. An adventurous street journey was ready for us once more. Regardless that our automotive journey was one cease this time, there was a lot to be found on the island.
We went to Thasos understanding we needed to make investments loads of time to go to the numerous seashores and conventional mountain villages. We stayed in an exquisite home with chickens, roosters, tomatoes and fruit timber within the backyard and the proprietor made us really feel at residence. Contemporary tomatoes and fruit embellished our desk within the morning. I can nonetheless scent the grass that Yannis watered whereas I used to be mendacity on the sunbed within the backyard within the night, resting after the tiring day. We returned from Thasos with the happiness of constructing a beautiful buddy and the numerous recollections we packed in our suitcase.
A seaside on Thasos island, Greece. (Shutterstock Photograph)
So, let’s get to know the island that enchanted us a lot. Thasos conquered our hearts with its heat folks and heat climate. It’s not possible to briefly describe this island’s seashores and mountain villages, which dazzled us a lot. Due to this fact, on this article, I’ll solely let you know concerning the lovely seashores of Thasos.
If you wish to see all of Thasos’s seashores and swim in all of them, you need to spend money on an prolonged keep as a result of there are greater than 30 seashores of varied sizes in Thasos. In fact, we couldn’t go to all these seashores, however we wandered round loads of them, from essentially the most touristic, essentially the most pure, to essentially the most untouched. And we loved swimming in all of them.
Should you, too, need to swim in seashores that haven’t been become concrete piles whereas respecting nature with out disturbing the concord of blue and inexperienced, it’s essential get to Thasos as quickly as attainable.
The Giola Pure Pool on Thasos island, Greece. (Shutterstock Photograph)
Giola Pure Pool
I need to begin with essentially the most pure locations to swim in Thasos. Giola Pure Pool is a pure pool shaped by the waves eroding the rocks. Giola is likely one of the must-see locations in Thasos. Based on a legend, this pool is known as Aphrodite’s Tear, which you’ll swim in by leaping from the rocks. It’s stated to have been created by Zeus to wash his spouse, Aphrodite.
It is time for one of the vital standard seashores of Thasos. Should you advised anybody your images in Marble Seaside have been taken within the Maldives, they could imagine it. As a result of at Marble Seaside, you’ll swim in clear water with unimaginable turquoise shade. Attending to the seaside, which takes its title from the marble quarries situated right here, is sort of difficult however price it. Once you attain Marble Seaside, your automobile shall be coated with white powder, and you have to be ready for this. Nonetheless, I can say that you’ll not remorse taking the difficulty if you arrive on the seaside. The seaside is stuffed with tiny marble stones as a result of it’s situated beneath marble beds, which have made this area a tropical island.
Makriamos Seaside, situated very near the island’s heart, is usually a good possibility for individuals who need to benefit from the sea with out venturing too removed from the middle. The ocean is comparatively shallow on the seaside, which is all sand. On this respect, there may be additionally a bungalow resort on the seaside, which is right for households with youngsters.
The Marble Seaside on Thasos island, Greece. (Shutterstock Photograph)
Golden Seaside, which I believe is likely one of the longest seashores on the island, is a perfect place for households with youngsters as the ocean is comparatively shallow. Golden Seaside, which resembles an extended seaside city with its rows of eating places and inns behind it, additionally has a tenting space.
Psili Amos Seaside
Should you ask which was essentially the most crowded seaside on the island: I can say, Psili Amos. Particularly if you happen to went on the weekend and in August, you may encounter a big crowd. Right here, as on different seashores, you’ll lie down on effective, glowing sand and enter a beautiful, clear sea.
Some of the standard seashores on the island is Aliki Seaside. At Aliki Seaside, the place you may eat nice seafood on the side-by-side institutions behind the seaside, you’ll swim in a sea resembling a sheet and amongst historic artifacts. The seaside, which consists of two coves again to again between which the Aliki Ruins are situated, is likely one of the must-see seashores in Thassos.
Psili Ammos Seaside on Thasos island, Greece. (Shutterstock Photograph)
I can assure you will note lovely views in your approach to Paradise Seaside, which may be very near Aliki Seaside. There are additionally websites the place you may swim with out paying any payment at this seaside, which you’ll attain after an extended winding street within the route of Limenas Harbor.
You possibly can discover many extra seashores I didn’t embrace right here as a result of we couldn’t match them in our Thasos journey. Stunning seashores and pristine coves are ready to be found on the island, which can take you about two hours to stroll round.
Throughout our keep in Thasos, we had the expertise of swimming at a special seaside on daily basis, and one in all my favourite facets of those seashores is that you need to use a solar lounger belonging to a facility, or you may lay in your towel, open your umbrella and use the seaside. Due to this fact, it is extremely economical to make use of the providers of the services on the seashores.
On some seashores, you may eat and drink a small quantity of meals and use the solar loungers and umbrellas all day. However, as I discussed above, in most of them, you may open your solar lounger, stick your umbrella within the golden sand and benefit from the sea. Moreover all these, what impressed me essentially the most is that no club-style companies have been constructed within the bays in Thasos and the naturalness of the bays was intact.
In all places in Thasos the place inexperienced and blue meet, human fingers have made such delicate touches that it’s not possible to not be amazed. Thasos is ready for you this summer time to expertise the fantastic thing about nature to the fullest.