As fascinating is the universe that unfolds infinitely and foreign beyond us, so beautiful is our small world inside it. Endless forests, mountains, rivers and seas flowing continuously over time, are all creations of nature. Unique points that remind you the greatness of this world.
Nestos is the fifth longest river in Greece with a length of 243 km, 130 of which are in Greek territory. Even that the human intervention in the first half of the 20th century destroyed more than 95% of the riverside forest, it stills spreads on an area of 125,000 hectares. The forest continues to be a refuge for many rare species and now is protected by international conditions as one of the most beautiful in Europe.
Autumn is the season when nature inactivates and all calm to revive in the spring. The melancholy that is blowing in the air, does not fills you with a sorrow or fear but satisfaction for the time spent and the one to follow.
It Is a favorite theme for photographers, because of colors across the forests and the sky at sunset. Εvery imaginable color exists in nature. It is our inspiration in everything we do and we can never overcome it.
Paranesti is a large part of the riverside area of Nestos. It is located higher than the rest of the region and its covered by huge forests, dozens of streams and rivers with lakes and waterfalls. It is one of the most important forests in Greece and wildlife refuge also. If you decide to go deeper into the forest, you need to get a permit from the forestry.
Sacred places in time
There are places, that from the first moment you visit, you will feel an awe, an inexplicable feeling that this place is sacred. Maybe is just the history and legends around them or probably something deeper. Samothrace is undoubtedly such a destination, known even since ancient times.
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