CYCLADES: The portraits of the islands (Trips in the Aegean Sea)

Whether you're looking for information, travel guides, history facts, harbors and tips, this 360 pages eBook is a complete guide to the famous archipelago in the Aegean Sea.

Nearly 2,300 pieces of land – islands, rocky islets and solitary rocks – in a sea area of 8,000 sq km. Twenty-four islands are inhabited consisting a whole, geographically, historically, culturally, and administratively, although each island has its own characteristics and history. The eBook is divided into three parts:
- The first part contains information regarding the Aegean Sea and the Cyclades (geological genesis, morphology, products and economy, folk architecture and art, climate and winds).
- The second part travels through the centuries to the history of the islands.
- The third part contains the portrait of each island with all the elements that last over time (location, area, coastline, nearby islets, getting there, getting around, yachts mooring, history, sightseeing, beaches, hiking, feasts, local cuisine and products).

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Delphi Dictionary

Delphi was a Panhellenic center in antiquity. Gathering the largest collection of works of art, it became a key source of knowledge about the ancient life and history. A visit to Delphi is a trip to ancient Greece.

,p>This small dictionary is a help and companion for the modern visitor during the stroll of the marvelous and enchanting Delphic landscape! It is divided into two parts:
-A brief guide: location, getting there, accommodation and history.
-The dictionary: ancient sites, monuments, museum and personalities, as well as current towns and

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Athens Plaka, a walk in the neighborhood of Gods

Whether you've been in Athens or plan to visit, one thing's for sure. You will visit Plaka. This ebook walks you to the so called “neighborhood of gods”, at the foot of the Acropolis hill, in the heart of Athens! A stroll in the famous old inner-city neighborhood continuously inhabited for 6000 years, which retains its historic and traditional character attracting thousands of visitors.

Plaka area is a monumental mixture and a melting pot of the Athenian history, old and contemporary, but also a full of life “present”; narrows streets with old houses, renovated buildings, taverns and hangouts for drinks and “meze”, along with commercial, but still traditional, streets with all kind of shops.

The book is a guide for the visitor, including a glance at the history of Athens and Plaka, and all the attractions with all historical and folkloric information. The walk starts at the south entrance of Plaka, near the Acropolis Metro Station, continuous through the areas of the neighborhood and the adjacent old market of the Monastiraki Square and completes the walk to Acropolis hill.

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Ancient Olympia Dictionary

One of the most important archaeological sites that attracts the gaze and admiration of the whole world! The birthplace of the Olympic Games! From here starts the message of the Olympic idea, the flame that marks the beginning of the modern Olympic Games. This dictionary is a help and companion for the modern visitor during the stroll of the marvelous and enchanting Olympic landscape!

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Antiparos History,Nature,Culture (Trips in Cyclades)

A trip to the small and beautiful island of Antiparos, with the famous cave, in Cyclades; a personal view to the sites and the common life of the island and at the same time a tourist guide (traveling, location, moving, site-seeing, swimming, tasting etc), including refers to the geological genesis of the Aegean Sea and the Cycladic History, Culture and Architecture.

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LEMNOS: The island of Hephaestus (Trips in the Aegean Sea)

A trip to Lemnos Island! A personal view on the homeland of Hephaestus, the god of volcano and metallurgy, and at the same time, through the lines, one travel guide to this great island of the North Aegean, an island with a long history and wonderful environment, amazing bays and long sandy beaches, as well as accommodation facilities, good local cuisine, traditional products, famous wines and ouzo, and excellent honey.

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Athènes Plaka, Une promenade dans le quartier des dieux

Il existe encore dans le monde des vieux quartiers dans les grandes villes – des villes dans la ville – qui préservent leur caractère traditionnel et dont l’évolution historique décrit celle de leur ville. Plus ou moins célèbres, leur planification urbaine, leur caractère architectural et leurs monuments historiques font partie intégrante de la continuité de la civilisation humaine. Une des plus célèbres villes dans la ville est le quartier de Plaka, au cœur d’Athènes, la capitale de la Grèce. Ceux qui viennent à Athènes vont certainement visiter deux lieux : l’Acropole et Plaka! En fait, un seul et même endroit : la colline fortifiée rocheuse de l’Acropole avec son Parthénon et le quartier de Plaka dans le nord et surtout du côté oriental de la colline.

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Robinsons of the Aegean

A summer adventure on the island of Naxos and the nearby deserted islets in the Cyclades, in the Aegean Sea; a sexagenarian grandfather is planning with the help of a friend, old captain, some imaginative holidays for his grandchildren Yannis and Helen, fifteen and fourteen years old, and their friend Michel from France, who dream of trips to lonely islands and sea caves; but a shipwreck changes the plans and an unexpected adventure begins, which is also an opportunity to learn a lot about the history, sea travel and many more, but also about the way of trafficking of the immigrants who try to cross the Aegean risking their life.

A 60 years old grandfather is planning, with the help of an old captain, imaginative holidays for his grandchildren Yannis and Helen and their friend Michel from France who dream of trips to lonely islands and sea caves; but a shipwreck change their plans and an unexpected adventure begins. A story tale combining ancient history and sea traveling in the Cyclades islands with the immigration trafficking.

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