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VISIT GREECE| Sarakina Gorge, #Lasithi - #Crete, #Greece

The hidden beauties of Cretan nature by Cretense (Ierapetra, Lasithi, Crete, Greece). the Samarian Gorge. Walked it from the mountain to the sea.

VISIT GREECE| Kourtaliotiko Gorge, on Crete. Its slopes are full of caves and springs. When the wind blows you can hear clapping sounds – in the local dialect they are called kourtala. This is from where originates the name. #Greece #Crete #gorges #Kourtaliotiko

Kourtaliotiko Gorge, on Crete. Its slopes are full of caves and springs. When the wind blows you can hear clapping sounds – in the local dialect they are called kourtala. This is from where originates the name.

VISIT GREECE| Acherontas river, the mythical river of Epirus.  Dominated by nuances of green, exciting paths stretch along the river; at times they cross it, as they tread on arched rocky bridges. At a certain point the river narrows between green-clad steep high cliffs that seem to be forming an enormous gate through which the water of the river rushes fiercely; no wonder the legendary name of the spot is “The Gate to the Underworld”.

Acherontas river, the mythical river of Epirus. The legendary name of the spot is “The Gate to the Underworld” or one of the gates to Hades.

VISIT GREECE| Samaria gorge, Crete. In the prefecture of Chania (also written “Hania”), the Samaria gorge is the longest in Europe (total length 16km), and one of the most impressive gorges in Greece. It starts from Xylóskalo, at an altitude of 1,230m. The width of the gorge is 150m at its widest point and 3m at its narrowest.

Samaria Gorge, Crete I hiked this 10 mile down the mountain to the Coast when I was My birthday gift from friends and self.

VISIT GREECE| Vouraikos gorge, a sheer beauty of Achaia (near the picturesque and historic town of Kalavrita in Northern Peloponnese) is adorable and visitable with a little help from Odontotos rack railway.

Vouraikos gorge, a sheer beauty of Achaia (in Northern Peloponnese) is visitable with a little help from Odontotos rack railway

Visit Greece | Vikos Gorge, rafting on a paradise river! #Epirus #Greece #Vikos #rafting

The river at the bottom of the gorge. Vikos-Aoos National Park in Greece.

VISIT GREECE| Acherontas river, the mythical river of Epirus.  Dominated by nuances of green, exciting paths stretch along the river; at times they cross it, as they tread on arched rocky bridges. At a certain point the river narrows between green-clad steep high cliffs that seem to be forming an enormous gate through which the water of the river rushes fiercely; no wonder the legendary name of the spot is “The Gate to the Underworld”.

thestolencaryatid: this is the Acheron river. it’s near my father’s village. the water is freezing but shallow and the surrounding air is crisp and thick. i floated downstream for a while and pretended i was on my way to Hades

VISIT GREECE| The ten-mile-long Vikos Gorge, one of Europe's largest, is tough to tackle on foot, but the Vikos Balcony, on Pindos is an ideal vantage point from above. #Pindos #Epirus #Greece #Vikos

The ten-mile-long Vikos Gorge in Epirus Greece, one of Europe's largest, is tough to tackle on foot, but the Balkoni tou Vikou (Vikos' Balcony), is an ideal vantage point from above.

VISIT GREECE| Vouraikos gorge, a sheer beauty of Achaia (near the picturesque and historic town of Kalavrita in Northern Peloponnese) is adorable and visitable with a little help from Odontotos rack railway.

VISIT GREECE| Vouraikos gorge, a sheer beauty of Achaia (near the picturesque and historic town of Kalavrita in Northern Peloponnese) is adorable and visitable with a little help from Odontotos rack railway.

VISIT GREECE| Acherontas river, the mythical river of #Epirus. Dominated by nuances of green, exciting paths stretch along the river; at times they cross it, as they tread on arched rocky bridges. At a certain point the river narrows between green-clad steep high cliffs that seem to be forming an enormous gate through which the water of the river rushes fiercely; no wonder the legendary name of the spot is “The Gate to the Underworld”.

VISIT GREECE| Acherontas river, the mythical river of #Epirus. Dominated by nuances of green, exciting paths stretch along the river; at times they cross it, as they tread on arched rocky bridges. At a certain point the river narrows between green-clad steep high cliffs that seem to be forming an enormous gate through which the water of the river rushes fiercely; no wonder the legendary name of the spot is “The Gate to the Underworld”.

VISIT GREECE| Samaria gorge, Crete

Discovering the natural wealth of the gorge of Samaria

VISIT GREECE| Samaria gorge, Crete. In the prefecture of Chania (also written “Hania”), the Samaria gorge is the longest in Europe (total length 16km), and one of the most impressive gorges in Greece. It starts from Xylóskalo, at an altitude of 1,230m. The width of the gorge is 150m at its widest point and 3m at its narrowest.

Discovering the natural wealth of the gorge of Samaria

VISIT GREECE| Kourtaliotiko Gorge, on Crete. Its slopes are full of caves and springs. When the wind blows you can hear clapping sounds – in the local dialect they are called kourtala. This is from where originates the name. #Greece #Crete #gorges #Kourtaliotiko

VISIT GREECE| Kourtaliotiko Gorge, on Crete. Its slopes are full of caves and springs. When the wind blows you can hear clapping sounds – in the local dialect they are called kourtala. This is from where originates the name. #Greece #Crete #gorges #Kourtaliotiko