Tag: The Acheron River

Glyki: The village next to the gates of Hades

Epirus is a breathtaking region of Greece that is rich in contrasts and natural beauty. Every corner of this picturesque area is steeped in history and mythology. One such place is the village near the so-called gates of Hades, where legend has it that the dead pass into the other world. This village is Glyki ("sweat" in Greek) in Thesprotia, a lush green destination that is perfect for nature lovers. Its stunning beauty is no accident, as the crystal clear waters of the Acheron River flow through it. The two ...

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