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Traditional dance lesson & Hiking Arethousa-Karavostamo

Traditional dance lesson & Hiking Arethousa-Karavostamo

Introduction to traditional dances from Ikaria, hiking from Ikarian Center to Karavastomo and dinner at a taverna.
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Panigiri at the village of Stavlos

Panigiri at the village of Stavlos

We had a great time dancing at the traditional panigiri of the village of Stavlos.
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An excursion...

An excursion…

We visited the archeological collection of Kampos, the Theoktisti Monastery and the village of Maganitis.
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Goodbye singing lesson

Goodbye singing lesson

We sang together beautiful Greek songs and said goodbye with a last supper all together. Ο Αντώνης, ο βαρκάρης, ο σερέτης..
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Hiking and Panigiri at Karavostamo

Hiking and Panigiri at Karavostamo

Hiking down to Karavostamo and panigiri with good food and dancing at the village.
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Traditional Greek dances

Traditional Greek dances

We learn how to dance traditional greek dances from Ikaria and other islands Καβαντορίτικος: Συρτός: Ικαριώτικος:
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Excursion to Koskinas castle

Excursion to Koskinas castle

We made an excursion to the Koskinas castle where we had the chance to enjoy the beautiful sunset and breathtaking views. Later, we tried the famous "loukoumades" at a traditional kafeneio in Akamatra.
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Greek Language Course - September 2017

Greek Language Course – September 2017

The courses of September came to an end but we keep in our minds all the moments we shared! We hiked around beautiful paths of the island, we cooked traditional Greek recipes, we danced, we sang and had fun all together visiting a famous "panygiri". See you again in Ikaria!
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Olive harvest

Olive harvest

Harvesting olives in the fields around the Ikarian Center, an enjoyable group activity which brings us a step closer to the production of our olive oil.
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More than hiking

More than hiking

Arethousa is a picturesque village in the north of Ikaria, a short taxi ride from Evdilos. In the hills tucked away from tourists, it is the perfect village for visitors wanting an authentic Greek experience. Enjoy: Your meals at "Taverna i Plaka" plaka @facebook Your coffee and simple meals in the "kafenio tou Tsarou" Kafenio in the centre of Arethousa
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Ikaria Pathways. <br> Mountains to Beach: Arethousa > Karavostamo

Ikaria Pathways.
Mountains to Beach: Arethousa > Karavostamo

Length: 4 km, approx. 45 minutes. https://drive.google.com/open?id=1_dnA5CJ1VzQXBw747pa3A8aO7X8&usp=sharing This route starts from the beautiful church in the peaceful village of Arethousa. On your tour to the beach in Karavostamo you will witness some wonderful views of the valley of the river, the mountains of the area and the sea below. Looking downhill from the church you will find a minimarket on
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