Tag: Vouliagmeni

Attica: The forest of Faskomelia (sage) , the unknown secret in Vouliagmeni

While exploring Attica we discover very beautiful places that we may not have known existed. So one of them is so close to Athens and we may never have visited it. It's the beautiful forest of Faskomelia (sage). This is, as we can say, the "secret" of Vouliagmeni since it is not known even to some residents of the southern suburbs. The beautiful Forest of Faskomelia The Forest of Faskomelia is in fact a forest area of 1,200 acres. It is located just above the sea and when you stand ...

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The fjords of Attica a stone’s throw from Athens

Norway may be famous for its fjords, but Greece has its own special anaglyph. And in Attica you can find fjords which are extremely impressive. Within a short time of the center of Athens, in just 20 minutes, there is a place where the formations of the coast create this unique feeling. The famous fjords of Attica... The fjord of Attica "Aixoni" The tip of Aixoni is named after the ancient city of Aixoni, which is today's Glyfada. At the end of the 6th century BC, Klisthenis first formed and ...

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