karavostamo

Volunteers from Karavostamo

Also Ilias Ianniris, Nikos Kouvaris and Ghiorgos Tsakalos, of the village of Karavostamo, have worked on the project of the Ikarian Centre ... Read More
Ivo & Paola - Amikaria Association

Ivo & Paola – Amikaria Association

The Association “Amikaria – Αμικαρία, friends of Ikaria”, funded in Genoa in March 2016 aims to support Greece through friendship and solidarity projects addressed to a specific territory. The choice ... Read More
Susanne

Susanne

Susanne is a translator from Berlin/Germany who a few years ago set out to discover the Aegean Sea and its islands, culture, traditions and language. As a traveller and lover ... Read More
Last  impressions

Last impressions

Adam and I are the last ones to leave the Ikarian centre. The heat is at its peak as it's almost 1 p.m. and crickets sing aloud. The sky is ... Read More
Adam

Adam

Adam works in agriculture, spending his days toiling under the hot Mediterranean sun on French vineyards. In his free time he traverses the continent to toil under the hot Mediterranean ... Read More
Rachel

Rachel

Rachel is from Australia, and has joined Will in a year of travel. As part of her adventure, Rachel wanted to contribute positively to a community/project. Also a lover of ... Read More
Will

Will

Will is a high school teacher from Australia, and has taken the year off to travel the world. With his Greek heritage, Greece was a clear choice of countries to ... Read More
Chiara

Chiara

Chiara is an Italian from Sicily, a traveller and a blogger, currently based in the Netherlands. Having a special passion for Greece, she goes every time she has a chance ... Read More
The first volunteer group - June 2016

The first volunteer group – June 2016

The first team working on the pathways is composed by members of local community, travellers who are temporary based on the island, volunteers who arrived in Ikaria from abroad specifically ... Read More
The Arethousa pathways project

The Arethousa pathways project

In the past, Ikarians used the paths to communicate and keep in touch. The path is the soul of Ikaria which we want to keep alive. This project is thus ... Read More
Impressions of Ikaria

Impressions of Ikaria

Ikaria's laid back lifestyle is a welcome change from the daily hustle and bustle I experienced during my last two months backpacking through South East Asia. The seaside village of ... Read More
Ikaria's ecosystem

Ikaria’s ecosystem

Ikaria's wide range of geographical features favours climatic and telluric variation. From lush forests to rocky mountains to dense wetlands, Ikaria hosts a wide variety of flora and fauna. With 92 families, 401 genuses ... Read More