The Olive Museum of Syvros, Lefkada Fabbrica Museum You can find the Olive Museum “Fabbrica” in Syvros, a picturesque village in the south of Lefkada Island. The museum is set in the building of the old olive oil factory belonging to Tsarlambas family, one of the biggest and oldest families of the island.The Ministry of Culture and Tourism in 1997 declared...
The Castle of Lefkada town The Castle of Santa Maura, which lies at the entrance of the island is one of the most impressive medieval buildings in Greece. It is founded on a peninsula located between Lefkada and Acarnania and occupies an area of about 25,000 square meters. It is undoubtedly one of the most besieged fortresses of the Ionian...
Nidri Celebration of Agia Kyriaki
In front of the cosmopolitan Nidri, on the northern end of the Geni peninsula, there is a small white chapel.  This is  the church of Agia Kyriaki, also known as " The Chapel of the Rock". On the 7 of July Nidri becomes the center of a 3 days celebration to honor the Martyr to whom the...
Summer events in Lefkada Lefkada is famous not only for the well-known and famous beaches, but for its traditional and cultural events, organized specially during the summer. Traditional fests, folklore dancing, theatrical performances and many more, are among some of the things you can experience during your holidays in Lefkada. Cultural Events in Lefkada is a serious goal for the local,...
The history of Moussaka Moussaka is a mediterranean food, widely known with many many variants. Unexpectedly the word moussaka is not Greek, is Turkish. But also the Turkish definition ''musakka'' comes from the Arabic ''musaqqa'a'' which means cold, ice and white. There are unwritten recipes about how to make a moussaka plate. In all variations, moussaka without eggplants is not...
Karya Lefkada
Introduction The representation of the Lefkadian traditional wedding is a the three-day event. It is one of the most important cultural events in the Prefecture of Lefkada. It takes place in Karya annually, usually on the first week of August. Karya Karya is one of the biggest villages of Lefkada Island. You can find it on one of...
Ancient Cassope Archeological Site
In this article we will speak about two fascinating historical places of Epirus which are at hand to visit if you are on holiday in Lefkada: Ancient Cassope and Zalongo. The island of Lefkada in fact is certainly in a very strategic position if you wish to discover the region of Epirus, an area of Greece still not well...
Map of Lefkada island
Introduction Lefkada Island is not only a small paradise. Pleanty of things do do and see, fabulous beaches, accomodation for all budget possibilities. It is also a good starting point to go and discover other beautiful Ionian Islands. Private boats and a public ferry, in fact, link Lefkada to Meganisi, navigating along Skorpios and the Prince's Arcipelago islands....

Lefkada : A guide!

 Lefkada : A guide Lefkada is easily accessible. It is linked to the Greek mainland via a small bridge and remains one of the Ionian’s most unspoiled destinations. A heaven for many Greek and foreign tourists due to its glorious sandy beaches. The island is a touristic destination suitable for all people. For those who look for sea and relax, those...
Bad and good luck, superstitions, jinx and charms for Greeks and Lefkadians When you visit Lefkada you are bewildered by the natural beauty of the island. However, the true asset of the island is the hospitality of the welcoming locals. These locals were raised by mothers, fathers and grandparents with...

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