My Easter in Kefalonia!

Whether you are religious or not, Easter in Greece is an important period of custom and traditions so connected with our childhood and upbringing that following and protecting them is a matter of respect to our history and generations gone by. Nowadays a lot of the customs have fainted, but still, especially the older women […]

Melissani Lake

Phenomenal! Melissani Lake opened to the public in 1963 and is located northwest of Sami village near Karavomylos. The cavern caved in several thousand years ago creating an amazing sight. Although the cave is about 500m from the sea its water level is a meter higher than sea level, and the brackish water rises from a […]

Learn from the locals!

Special Holidays does not only mean relaxing under the sun and swim in crystal clear turquoise waters… It can be so much more than that and I am here to help you discover the way… Converse with the locals, learn through visiting and exploring local production, old professions, customs and history. Immerse yourself in the local gastronomy, […]

Melissa Fishing Boat Tour

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Melissa Fishing Boat Tour Captain Simos offers an unforgettable boat tour exploring the most amazing side of Kefalonian coastline at the eastern side of Paliki Peninsula. There are two different routes you can choose from, both include breathtaking scenery, unique turquoise waters and endless ideal spots for swimming and diving as […]

Fteri and Amidi beaches

There are some places that are memorable! This eastern coast of Paliki peninsula is a breathtaking sight ! Turquoise waters, amazing dramatic coastline, unique scenery, all combined create a magical environment that you should not miss while travelling to Kefalonia. Can be visited by boat or on foot, there is no road access to it! I […]

Paliki Peninsula is worth discovering…

Located at the west of Kefalonia island, Paliki’s name comes from the ancient town of Pali, located at the north of Lixouri, now an archaeological site. Paliki, for some was considered to be the Homeric Ithaca… The peninsula is very different from the rest of Kefalonia, with a unique morphology of flat farmland and vineyards, a […]

Waving goodbye to another summer in Kefalonia!

One year older, maybe a bit wiser, with some suntan left on my skin, run down by hard work but full of new experiences and great memories from all of you and from Kefalonia! I take this opportunity to thank you all for your trust, those we hosted this year, as well as the thousands of fans of my blog […]

Kefalonia is children’s paradise!

Kefalonia is among the most popular family destinations in Greece, ideal for kids of all ages! It’s beauty,  history, various myths, numerous rare geological phenomena and archeological sites create a fairy tale destination that can satisfy even the most demanding child! Unique beaches, sandy or pebbled, ideal for snorkelling and playing, offering a variety of […]

Drapanitika, Assos village and castle trail

Whether you are on vacation with your family, partner or friends, if you enjoy walking this is one of the easiest still breathtaking trails that you can take. You will have to drive at the little village of Drapanitika, at the region of Erissos at the northern part of Kefalonia, and leave your car there. […]