Wednesday , October 21 2020

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Popular Sights

Bochali Castle is situated on the hill above Zakynthos Town. Dating back to Venetian times …

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Zakynthos is proud of its long and sometimes turbulent history. Over time many influences have …

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Island History

Zakynthos is a Greek island located in the Ionian sea. The third largest island in …

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Zakynthos is full of culture; some historical, some more modern. Whether it is Traditional Festivals, …

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Zakynthos Town






Recent Posts

Could this be the start of the Halcyon days known to Greeks as the Alkionithes.

The name Alkionides is derived from the mythological “Alkionides Days” which during the month of January are warm and sunny. In Greek mythology, the goddess Halcyon (Alcyone in Greek) was the daughter of Aeolus, the ruler of the winds. She was married to the mortal king Ceyx of Tachis. Their love for each other …

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Agios Haralambos

In a springtime day, Zakynthos celebrated the memory of Agios Haralambos. The religious and festive events were completed with the standard litany of the Holy Icon  and a piece of his relic, which began with the sounds of the Artemisian Philharmonic from the church by the river, near the harbour, and from …

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