Chios Island Local Products24-09-2012 16:05Chios is a blessed island with rich soil and excellent Mediterranean climate which promotes the production of many, diverse and quality products. The travel and the experiences of seamen, helped the promotion of the local products abroad and contributed to exchange knowledge and new ideas, (production, processing, packaging), from all over the world.
Mastic, this unique product with incredible properties and dozens of uses is produced here and only here. Before leaving the island, be sure to buy mastic products according to your needs and your tastes.
Chewing gum, ouzo, liqueurs, candies, and many different cakes, fragrance, cosmetics & makeup, natural aromatic soaps and candles and many more, always with the intoxicating, aroma therapy and the magical properties ...
Chios has a long tradition in the beverage industry and dozens of family businesses today, who passed their knowledge from generation to generation, producing fine ouzo, aromatic liqueur and strong Souma (moonshine that emerges from the distillation of figs).
Also produces red wines, of excellent quality and the reputation of the ancient “Ariousio Wine”. The olive tree has a prominent place in farming and thus Chios produces pure, virgin olive oil.
Because of the excellent varieties of citrus, with a prominent position in mandarin - produced in the plains that used to be exported around the world, Chios has been specialized in the production of sweets in a great variety of flavours!
Touristorama has been travelling all around Greece and its islands for over a decade. This year, during our trip to Naxos, the biggest of the Cyclades complex, we discovered an interesting spot, perfect for your night out on the island… which is what we do best: finding the best places and then propose you should visit them! Prime is a Scandinavian Bar, located on a privileged position in Chora of Naxos, opposite the port. It’s been operating for 21 years and enjoys a great fame to both foreign and local tourists.
More than just a famous tourist destination, Santorini boasts a romantic scene where you can have some really memorable moments with your partner. The time when the sun sets deep down to the Aegean Sea and the sky gets these amazing orange colors is the best to enjoy a cocktail. One of the best places to do so is the Classico bar restaurant in the capital of Fira.
We have been choosing Parea Tavern for our meals and dinners for 14 years! Every time someone from Touristorama travels to the island of Santorini, he enjoys authentic Greek cuisine at the terrace of this restaurant in the heart of Fira. And we are not the only ones. Thousands of tourists include it among their favorites on the volcanic island.
The Marmita Restaurant is now a part of the history of Santorini, since it has been operating in Megalochori since 2004. From 2013 it s been running under the observation of new owner Giannis Manikas and the sense of renewal is obvious.
Explore the fascinating volcanic island of Santorini the way you want it yourself! Enjoy a unique accommodation experience, with huge doses of privacy and luxury by choosing to stay in Incognito Villa.
It opened in 2004 and soon became one of the favourite dining spots in Santorini. It is called Metaxy mas which means.. between us, but it is not a secret any more that this restaurant has a rich menu with almost 40 different dishes and appetizers based on traditional Greek cuisine.
Touristorama visited Nafplion for one more time. And during this trip, as we wandered around the picturesque alleys of the old city, across the church of Saint George, we discovered a fine little store...
Learn about local products and foods of Greece when to visit as the Frappe, souvlaki, tzatziki and more...
Famous and even notorious Greeks for their coffee love and addiction have shaped a whole philosophy around coffee and the ritual of this pleasure consumed in coffee places in the city.
Nothing is more characteristic of Greece –except for its splendid beaches- than the huge areas of olive trees that grow in both valleys and mountainous regions of the country. According to the Greek...