Travel Blogs from Skiathos
Although Greece is wildly different from island to island, and from village to village, there are some things that are everywhere, all the time.
1) Eminem & Rihanna's song 'Love the way you lie'. It's got to be the top selling ringtone on every Greek cell phone, and is heard on the radio everwhere- at bars, tavernas, little coffee …
... spot I regret that we did not go much earlier and stay longer. There is a path from the beach leading to a small chapel -I won't miss it the next time I am up there though!
Have in mind that there is a very small humble tavern somewhere around ….I miss the name now, but it is quite popular and its worth going there for a drink or some fresh fish (catch of the day) since the owner catches them ...
THE OLD BRIDGE OF TSAGKARADA
Upon entering the village the very first day that we arrived in Tsagkarada I noticed the sign that says "Old Bridge". How could I leave without walking out here!
There is a trail that brings you down to the forest from the village but I thought to take the shortcut since I had nobody to come along.
... cobblestone path) to Tsagkarada.
You reach the kiosk, turn right and then follow a narrow path downhill to get to the village of Lambinou.
Continue downhill on kalderimi to Lambidona monastery and end up at Lambinou beach.
It is an amazing 3.50 minute walk.
This is a provisional route containing several detours because there are times when sections of the original path remain blocked by vegetation.
... walk even more interesting. (Watch the video to see what I mean.)
The village is built amphitheatrically on two ridges. By the time I reach the village I am already tired, Yianni has read half of the Newspaper and I don't intend to get further in the village. We park the car close to the church and I just check to see if it is open. I find the doors closed though since it ...