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beach Photos, Holidays, Limenaria, Limena, since 1999
(Paradise Beach). Maybe the best beach on the island with fine white
sand. It will maybe reminds you Hawaii. There are some rooms for hire
and a tavern there.
village is known through history as “Aenyra” and “Coenyra”.
Ruins of Byzantine era baths and remnants of an early Christian
basilica have survived here. This was a site of ancient gold
mines and the harbour from where the white marble of thassos was
exported all over the mediterranean. Pirates slaughtered many
Christians here. Clear and shallow water, ideal for lonely
swimming or fishing. A resort away from the tourist areas, where
you can relax. In the winter there are just some people living
Potamia (9 Km South from Thassos)
is built in the flanks of the Ypsario
mountain. Ypsario is about
1.204 m high.
The churches of Agios Dimitrios and Agios Nikolaos and the
Folklore Museum are interesting places. There are tavernas,
cafeterias hotels and rooms to stay. The Greek American
artist Polygnotos Vagis was born in Potamis and a small museum can
be found in the village. Vagis was born in 1894 in Potomia.
potamias is rapidly the last years developed. Every year just
appears more and more hotels. The skala offers over two miles of
beach walking from Skala Potamia harbor at the southern end up to
Golden Beach to the north. There are a lot of taverns and
cafes along the beach.
Panagia (7 Km South from Thassos)
is a traditional and very nice village and once was the capital
of the island. The church of Panagia (Our Lady) and the cave
Drakotrypa are interesting places to visit. Panagia lies east of
Limenas and is about 300 years old. You can find the village in the
mountains of the isle thassos.The village got his name from the
Panagia - Golden Beach
Not far away from the village is the crystal clear water sandy
beach Chrisi Ammoudia. One of the most famous beach of the island. There are
taverns, cafeterias, hotels and
rooms to rent.