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DIY: Home-made “kanelada”, Kos’ most aromatic refreshment

DIY: Home-made “kanelada”, Kos’ most aromatic refreshment

Trying the local gastronomy is an integral part of travelling. Taste is what completes your multisensory journey to each and every place you visit, and the taste of Kos lies in its local specialties and traditional recipes: tomato spoon sweet, local honey, krasotyri (wine-cheese), soumada and kanelada! Kanelada is a local refreshment made from “kanela”(cinnamon). […]

Exploring Kos nightlife: trendy beach-bars, lively bars and nightclubs

Exploring Kos nightlife: trendy beach-bars, lively bars and nightclubs

Kos’ nightlife is lively, rich and diverse, featuring a variety of entertainment choices for all ages and all tastes. The heart of Kos nightlife definitely beats at the famous “Bar Street” which is located in the centre of Kos town, between Liberty Square and the Ancient Agora. Here you’ll find side by side taverns, restaurants, […]

Sweet Kos: visiting a local honey factory

Sweet Kos: visiting a local honey factory

Regardless if you have a sweet tooth or not, a visit to Melissa, a beekeeping and honey production family business at Kefalos, Kos, is an experience both educative and… sweet! The family who runs Melissa have a long tradition at bee-farming, over 100 years, passing the art of honey production from one generation to the […]