Trails

Trails

samaria gorge

Samaria gorge, Crete

By Chrisostomos Kamberis

Samaria gorge, the second biggest gorge in Europe is located in the White mountains south of Chania.It belongs to the greater area of Samaria National park and its flora and fauna are protected by law. It begins at the plateau of Omalos (1200m) and ends up in Agia Roumeli village after 16km. The entrance is called…

Madari Circular Trail in Cyprus

By Chrisostomos Kamberis

In my humble opinion this is the most beautiful trail in Cyprus. It starts just outside the village of Kyperounta in eastern Troodos Mountains and follows a well signed 13km trail with approximately 650m elevation gain through some of the…

Hiking Cyprus : Atalanti Trail on Troodos

By Chrisostomos Kamberis
Hiking Cyprus Atalanti Trail on Troodos

Atalanti is one of the most popular trails in Cyprus   Atalanti trail is the second highest in Cyprus after Artemis and one of the most beautiful on Troodos Mountain. Cyprus may not be a popular hiking destination but truth…

Hiking Guide: What to Know Before Hitting a Trail For The First Time

By Chrisostomos Kamberis
Hiking guide social image

  Trekking is one of the healthiest and most relaxing activities there is. It’s a great way to get out of your routine, relief stress effectively and improve your mental health while getting some great exercise. Consequently it’s one of…

Carrauntoohil : Hiking to the top of Ireland

By Chrisostomos Kamberis
Carrauntoohil from the east

Irish Mountains Talking about mountains in Ireland, might sound a bit ironic since the emerald island is famous for its endless green flats more than anything else. Truth is that Ireland not only has mountains but they also present a…

Mt. Brandon : Stormy Weather

By Chrisostomos Kamberis
A failed attempt to climb Mt. Brandon featured

People and especially media people tend to tell stories about epic journeys and successful accomplishments. But truth to be told there are much more to be learned from a failure than a success thus the reading of a defeat is…

Monodentri : Agia Paraskevi Monastery and Rizarios School of Handcrafts

By Chrisostomos Kamberis
Monodentri : Agia Paraskevi Monastery and Rizarios School of Handcrafts featured image

The Return Day 7 Last day of hiking and our luck had eventually run out. Outside it was pouring and the gloomy horizon wasn’t showing any sign of improvement. Originally, we had planned to hike back to Monodentri through Vitsa…