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TOP 10 LEFKADAs BEACHES. THE OTHER SIDE OF IONIAN SEA (GREECE)


pKnown for the amazing landscape and the exotic water, Lefkada has some of the most beautiful beaches in the Mediterranean Sea. Porto Katsiki, Egremni and Kathisma are the most famous beaches, while Agios Ioannis and Vassiliki are great for windsurfing and other watersports. Destination tip: visit Anesis Village Studios and Apartments for a beautiful environment, with easy access to many beaches, only 3 km from Lefkada town. 1) Porto Katsiki Lefkada: 45 km south west of Lefkada Town/strong Porto Katsiki beach is located 40 kilometres south-west of the capital of Lefkada and it is one of the most beautiful beaches of the island. Long and sandy, this beach is surrounded by impressive hills and it is reachable by 80 steps descending along the cliff. A car parking and snack bars can be found on top of the stairs. Porto Katsiki can also be reached by taxi-boat from the villages of Vassiliki and Nidri. Having become very popular over the years, this beach attracts thousands of visitors during summer time. strong2) Egremni Lefkada: 40 km south west of Lefkada Town/strong Egremni is a beautiful beach situated 30 kilometres south from the Lefkada's capital. The long sandy beach is surrounded by impressive barren cliffs. The sandy shore is soft and the water is extremely crystal Considered among the best beaches in Lefkada, Egremni is well organized with sun beds, umbrellas and some beach bars. The first things to impress visitors is the large size of the beach, the white sand, the abrupt cliffs and the crystal water. Egremni is reachable by car and bus. There is a large parking space above the beach and visitors have to climb down a lot of stairs to get to Egremni. strong3) Kathisma Lefkada: 15 km south west of Lefkada Town/strong Kathisma is one of the most beautiful beaches of Lefkada. It is located 14 kilometres east of the capital, nearby the village of Agios Nikitas. The long beach has fine white sand and the sea is of an amazing turquoise colour; the whole place is surrounded by impressive cliffs. Sun beds, umbrellas and water sports facilities can be found there, as well as various accommodations, restaurants and bars. 15 minutes from Anesis Village Studios and Apartments strong4) Agios Ioannis Lefkada: 3 km west of Lefkada Town/strong Agios Ioannis beach is the closest beach to the island's capital, just a couple of kilometres away, and one of the best beaches of the island. Endless, golden and sandy, with turquoise waters, the beach reminds of a Caribbean landscape; the remains of old windmills give to the place a unique strong atmosphere. Because it is a windy beach it has become the second favourite windsurfing spot of Lefkada after Vassiliki. It attracts many skilled windsurfers and kite surfers. Only 5 minutes from anesis Village Studios Apartments: strong5) Agios Nikitas Lefkada: 13 km south west of Lefkada Town Agios Nikitas is a small fishing village of located 12 kilometres west of the capital of the island. It has a beautifulttle beach boarded by some excellent taverns. Because of the proximity of the village to some of the most beautiful beaches of Lefkada (Porto Katsiki, Kathisma and Pefkoulia) it has now become an important resort attracting thousands of visitors every summer. The area surrounding the beach offers a wide range of accommodations among which some specially organised to house windsurfers and their material. 6) Agiofili: 40 km south of Lefkada Town/strong Agiofili beach is situated near the village of Vassiliki, 38 kilometers from the town of Lefkada, on the southern part of the island. It is a small beach with sandy coast and crystal waters and offers various water sports activities,ke windsurfing, scuba diving, and sea kayaking, in a relaxing and care-free atmosphere. Visitors can also enjoy swimming in the small bay of Ammousa. The village of Vassiliki offers facilities for those interested in terrain activities,ke trekking and mountain biking. Most nearby tourist facilities are found in Vassiliki, where there are rooms to stay, taverns to eat and bars to enjoy yourself. Agiofili can be mainly reached by boat. strong7) Amousa: 42 km south of Lefkada Town/strong It's a bit of a drive from the main coastal road (4 km) to this beach but the journey is pleasant, taking you through the green surroundings you find all over the island. You will finally reach a pretty small bay which is bordered with rocks. The water here is very calm and the beach itself is mostly made up of large, smooth, white pebbles. A few boats bob in the bay and there are also loungers here. strong8) km south west of Lefkada Town/strong is an impressive large sandy beach of located north of the fishing village of Agios Nikitas, 10 kilometres from Lefkada Town. Considered as one of the best beaches of the island, the sea at Pefkoulia has a wonderful turquoise colour, as if some bleach has been dropped in the blue waters. Easily accessible and very popular, this beach can get overcrowded during summer. Some taverns can be found in the area. strong9) The beach of Poros Mikros km south of Lefkada Town/strong is one of the most beautiful beaches of the island of Lefkada, located 25 kilometres south of the capital, nearby the village of Poros. The long sandy beach is boarded with crystalline waters and has sun beds, umbrellas, taverns and snack bars. strong10) Desimi / Geni: 22 km south of Lefkada Town The bayes on the small peninsular near to Vilcho. It is surrounded by a large campsite which you have to walk through to reach the pebbly beach. There is a superb view from here of the hillsides. As with nearby Vilcho Bay you will find the sea here is a bit of a playground for speedboats and small yachts. There are off white rocks to the left of the beach in which you can pick out a cave. The water here is clear despite all the boats. As you can see Lefkada has many choices to enjoy the sea, the water sports and the sun. Do not miss our suggestions. You will love it for sure. However, Lefkada has got many other beaches you can explore by you car, on foot, even by your own boat. We will come back with another article, and of course the best tips for exploring Lefkada with a different way. br class=clearp

The Best Tourist Places in Northern India


If planning vacations, what can be a better place than North India? It is indeed the most picturesque part of country. Situated in the foothills of Himalaya, the diversity in these places attracts travellers and holiday makers from all over the world. This part of India has amazing charm which forces people to visit here again and again. In state there are so many places where you can visit and enjoy yourself. Though there are numerous places to see in North India, few of them are as follows: Jammu and Kashmir is the most beautiful places in the world. It is a great holiday destination for tourists. It is surrounded by majestic Himalaya and Pir Panjal range. The state is actually distributed in three districts namely Kashmir, Jammu and Ladhakh. Kashmir is famous for its snow-capped mountains, valleys, and waterfalls. Every year people visit to see placeske Gulmarg, Pahalgam, Sonamarg and Patnitop. Kashmir is a land of beautiful gardenke Shalimar and Nishat bagh. Dal lake is an all-time favourite travel destination. Another very interesting place to visit is Dachigam national Park, which is home to Hangul (a Red deer species, also called the Kashmir Stag).Kashmir is famous for its temples and shrines. If Vaishno Devi temple is most visited shrine in Jammu region then Ladakh is home of world famous Buddhist Hemis Gompa. Punjab is famous for its rich culture and cuisine. It is world famous for Sikh shrine Golden temple which is in Amritsar. It is considered as one of the most holy places in world. Wagah Border is another tourist destination. Chandigarh is famous for its Rock Gardens. If travelling to Patiala, you cannot ignore jutis and phulkari dupattas. Himachal Pradesh: Himachal pradesh is home to the great Himalayas. This place is extraordinarily beautiful with numerous snow covered mountains and thick forests. The famous places to visit in Himachal Pradesh are hill stations of Kallu Manali, Chamba, Shimla, Kufri and Dalhouise. Mandi is famous for its 81 temples. People visit this place to see these temples and their enormous range of fine carving. Another interesting place to visit is Rohtang Pass. It is an importantnk if you are travelling to Lahaul valley. Lahaul Spiti is a beautiful valley with some breath taking views. The Buddhist monasteries in Dharamshala are world famous. Buddhists all over the world, come to see this place. If you are a wildfe lover, there is a lot you can visit. The great Himalayan National Park is one of most prominent national parks in Himachal. Manikaran is another famous holy spot for Hindus and Sikhs. The place is famous for hot sulphur springs. Narkanda which is at a height of 2708 meters offers a great view of snow ranges, people visit this place as this place offers seek seclusion in mountains. People interesting in skiing and winter sports also visit this place to enjoy themselves. Another beautiful state in north India is Uttrakhand. Adventure and religious tourism plays vital role in Uttrakhand's economy. It is called the land of gods due to abundance of temples and shrines throughout the state. People take chardham yatra in the hopes of salvation and purification from sin. Haridwar is an important Hindu destination which hosts Kumba mela every 12 years in which millions of pilgrims take a holy dip in Ganga. Rishikesh which is situated near Haridwar is India's yoga centre. Another place where is holy place for Sikhs is Hemkund sahib. The state has some of prominent world famous national parks in India. Jim Corbett National Park, which is the oldest national park in India and Valley of flowers, attracts lots of tourist every year. Hill stationske Nainital, Mussoorie, Almora, Kausani, and Bhimtal are the most frequently visited destinations in Uttrakhand. So in case you are planning a holiday, take a good full week off from your work and enjoy the peace and tranquillity of hills in north India. To get more information about North India Tours, India Travel and North India Travel Visit- northernindiatours.com