Zakynthos

Guide To Agios Nikolaos (Zakynthos, Greece)

Agios Nikolaos is a small village on the North of Zakynthos island, Greece. And when I say “small” I mean “tiny”. Agios Nikolaos operates just during season; in winter the village is completely dead. There is one street, along which is located all the stores and restaurants in the village. However, Agios Nikolaos is also a port that you can use to get to Kefalonia or to Shipwreck Beach and the…

The Complete Guide To Zakynthos, Greece

Zakynthos is a Greek island that sits in the Ionian sea. In the past decades Zakynthos has become a popular vacation island for international tourists, especially those from Great Britain. It is also a popular summer destination for Italians that come here on a direct ferry from Italy (the ferry route works only in summer). You can easily spot Italians in Zakynthos on their cute scooters. Zakynthos is a very interesting place to explore, and…

Take A Boat Trip From Agios Nikolaos To Shipwreck Beach

There are two ways to see the famous Shipwreck Beach in Zakynthos. One of them is to drive to the viewpoint and see it from a cliff. The other one is to take a boat trip from Agios Nikolaos to Shipwreck Beach from the sea.  Agios Nikolaos is a small town that is located on the North of Zakynthos. It is about a 45 minute drive from Zante Town, or about an hour from…

The Comprehensive Guide To Zakynthos Town, Greece

Zakynthos Town was our first stop on our three weeks trip around Zakynthos island. It is the main city of the island with quite a large port. However, Zakynthos Town (or Zante) is not really the first choice for tourists, since there aren’t many beautiful beaches around it. By the way, if you wonder what is right, Zakynthos Town or Zante Town, both names are equally correct.  For those who have just…

Hotel Review: Diana Hotel in Zante Town, Greece

Zakynthos island has many areas where you can stay and enjoy different things. The main area, and capital of the island is Zante town, where we spent four days during our trip around this island. During our stay in Zante, we lived in the Diana Hotel and so here is a non-biased review of this hotel. I hope it will help you to understand better if this place is worth your money.  Location &amp…