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 Easter in the Greek islands | One Day Cruise

Easter in the Greek islands

Whatever island you find, Easter always has very special colors. Even more Easter in the Greek islands. We have chosen for you some islands that would be worth living in the unique atmosphere of their offerings.

 Folk art from the islands of the Saronic Gulf | One Day Cruise

Folk art from the islands of the Saronic Gulf

The islands of the Saronic Gulf have a rich tradition of folk art that is of particular interest. If you like folklore, on your next visit, don't miss out on discovering these unique local treasures.

 Hydra - A place with a maritime history | One Day Cruise

Hydra - A place with a maritime history

The history of today's Academy of Merchants, as well as the rest of the island, is linked to Greek shipping. It would not be an exaggeration to say that Hydra contributed to the modern maritime history of the whole country.

 Hydra, the muse of artists | One Day Cruise

Hydra, the muse of artists

Cosmopolitan, charming, with a rich history and artistic tradition. Hydra was a magnet for all the spiritual life of Greece and abroad, thanks to the power of its simplicity. Island of artistic inspiration for great personalities. That's why they call her "the muse of artists".

10 reasons to visit Saronic Islands

10 reasons to visit Saronic Islands

Endless blue, places and attraction with old history, secret beaches and excellent cuisine are just some of the reasons to visit Saronic Islands.

3 get-away destinations close to Athens

3 get-away destinations close to Athens

Hydra, Poros, Aegina: What do they have in common? These three beautiful islands are the 3 best and closest get-away destinations in Athens.

9th Saronic Chamber Music Festival

9th Saronic Chamber Music Festival

The Saronic Chamber Music Festival, this unique musical institution, was born 9 years ago. Since then it has been presenting the body of the great chamber music works of the great classical composers. Every year are invited distinguished musicians from all over the world that connect with friendships and artistic visions!

A look at the architecture of the Argosaronic Gulf

A look at the architecture of the Argosaronic Gulf

Apart from the magnificent beaches with crystal clear waters, picturesque alleys and local cuisine, Argosaronic is ideal for architecture lovers and history scholars. So let's take a look at its architecture.

Activities for culture lovers

Activities for culture lovers

Each one of Saronic islands is also a culture of culture open to every visitor. Below you can explore the choices you have in activities as a culture enthusiast.

Artistic tourism in Hydra

Artistic tourism in Hydra

Hydra is one of the islands of the Saronic Gulf famous for its art and exhibitions. It is an attraction for tourists who love art. Specifically, Hydra hosts major art exhibitions every year on the initiative of the collector Pauline Karpida at the Hydra Workshop, by the artist Dimitris Antonitsis at the Hydra School Project, operating in the old Gymnasium, at the Shakhtouri Mansion and by the collector Iakhtanou DESTE Foundation.

Destinations close to Athens

Destinations close to Athens | One Day Cruise

Athens can be ideal base for one-day excursions that bring you closer to nature, monuments of particular interest and historical destinations. It is easy for residents of Athens to choose one of the following nearby destinations. There are very nice nearby destinations that someone can choose to travel close to Athens.

How to spend a day in Athens with a 100 euro budget

How to spend a day in Athens with a 100 euro budget

Whether Athens is your holiday break destination, or the city you live in, summer is an opportunity to get to know it better.

So how can you spend a day in Athens with a maximum budget of 100 euros?

Hydra - A Saronic island full of history and secrets!

Hydra - A Saronic island full of history and secrets - Hydraiki One Day Cruise

Hydra has managed to leave its mark on the world map, as it has remained for years the favorite island of jet-setters, attracting a number of artists . At the same time, the island preserves its glorious past, as it has a long history and is the birthplace of important people.

Hydra-Poros-Aegina: Where did the names of the Argosaronic islands come from

Hydra-Poros-Aegina: Where did the names of the Argosaronic islands come from

Where did the names of the Argosaronic islands come from? Ancient gods, mythical kings and kingdoms, emblematic figures of history, morphological as well as geological features, inspired the name of many Greek islands. What does "poros" mean? What was Aegina? Is Hydra related to the word water? We travel to the interesting nomenclature of the Argosaronic islands and explore their etymologies.

Ideas for souvenirs on your trip to the Argosaronic Gulf | One Day Cruise

Ideas for souvenirs on your trip to the Argosaronic Gulf

The success of a trip, however brief it may be, is not about if you have had fun. It also includes souvenirs on your trip, which you put in your suitcases and remind you of the place you visited.

Kountourioteia: A holiday in Hydra that you must not miss

Kountourioteia: A holiday in Hydra that you must not miss

Kountourioteia is an organized festival full of events organized by the Municipality of Hydra in August, honoring the First President of the Hellenic Republic, Aquarius Admiral Pavlos Koundouriotis. It is one of the most important events in Hydra that you must not miss!

Kountouriotis houses in Hydra | One Day Cruise

Kountouriotis houses in Hydra

Hydra is an island of large families with history and nautical tradition. The brothers Lazaros and George Kountouriotis, members of an old maritime family on the island, were distinguished in politics, shipping, the arts and commerce. They both played an important role in the Civil War of 1823-1825. Both Kountouriotis houses in Hydra are now open to the public.

One-day holiday activities in Athens

One-day holiday activities in Athens

Even if you have only one day in Athens, you can enjoy your vacation to the fullest. The city is the ideal starting point for one-day holiday activities. Athens is your starting line for entertaining and discovering new places.

Religious Tourism in Saronic Islands

Religious Tourism in Saronic Islands | One Day Cruise

Saronic islands offer great interest for those who seek religious touristic spots close to Athens. They mark their spot as ecclesiastical destination offering opportunities of pray to those who visit them.