Route: Evangelistria-Emporios-Volcano / Duration: 3,5 hours / Length of Route: 6.200 m. / Max Elevation: 450 m. / Degree of Dufficulty: Easy The trails begin at Mandraki, the capital of Nisyros, head to the South and end up at Evangelistria. The weather was sunny and warm. We got those trails at the early hours and during our route we […]
We were glad to welcome students from Czech Republic for a visit to our farm, on the 21st of September. The students were informed about agricultural processes and admired the architectural of a traditional stone house-Spiladi and a traditional grape mill. Further more they got involved in terebinth fruit picking and learning how to prepare […]
Route: Evangelistria-Pr.Ilias Degree of difficulty: Easy Time: 3 hours Participants: 22 I would like to thank you all the participants who supported our effort. The churches of Pr.Ilias and Diavatini were cleaned by the participants and some materials were also transferred to repair the churches.
Hiking Excursion: Mandraki (Port)- Windmill of Parthenis – Palaiokstro (castle)-Mandraki Degree of Difficulty: Easy Time: 2 hours and 15 minutes Min/Max Elevation: 70/120 meters
The name of the plant is related to Greek Mythology and the Greek word ‘narcissus’ means ‘numbness’, as a reference to its narcotic nature. According to Greek mythology, Narcissus was a young man from Boeotia who was known for his beauty. He was the son of the river Cephissus and nymph Liriope. One day in […]
Cyclamen is a perennial plant with a tuber from which the flowers and leaves grow. Five species of the plant are native to Greece and in most pieces, leaves come up in autumn, grow through the winter, and then die in spring. The color of the flowers may be white, pink, or purple, often with darker color on the […]
Starting Point: Palaiokastro – The fortress of the ancient city of Nisyros and one of the best preserved in the Aegean area. The wall, as it survives today, dates back to the 4th century BC. Agios Zacharias: The old church of Agios Zacharias is located at a 2 K.m distance from Palaiokastro. Near the church, […]