By Thomas Panagiotopoulos

The RIB was more than ready. A bag with light clothing, sleeping bags, food and water for several days, the necessary photographic equipment and of course the tanks full of fuel were all our stuff. Leaving behind once again our identities, released by our daily thoughts and having our permanent dreamy mood as a compass, we were navigating into the deep blue…

By Thomas Panagiotopoulos

Nestled deeply in Siggitikos bay, A breath away from the coastline of Mount Athos,Ammouliani and the surrounding islets have many beautiful beaches to show us despite their tiny size.

By Thomas Panagiotopoulos

There are few things that are so exciting and so liberating, as the time you are travelling your own course is.  And it may be the only thing that as many times as you repeat it, it will always be the same exciting. I was watching the engraved sea and the temporary passageway that the propeller was creating...

By Thomas Panagiotopoulos

No matter     how much we travel
how many miles we cover
how many times we navigate onto the same course
The «road» will always be unknown!
This is besides the great secret of the Sea!/p>

By Thomas Panagiotopoulos

Agios Efstratios Island is 17nm south of Lemnos Island and is an ideal destination for those who are looking for peace and tranquillity for their holidays. Even in August when most of Aegean islands are crowded with many people, at Ag. Efstratios we can find isolated beaches and enjoy swimming in crystal clear waters.

By Thomas Panagiotopoulos

We were traveling for long through the waveless sea until we reached the lower part of Athos, observing its imposing peak which seems to be piercing the sky. I approached the steep coasts and stood opposite a monastery which was like a big stony fortress with small windows overlooking the sea. It was as if hovering in the void. Next to that, small, scattered houses formed a whole village which unseen through the deep vegetation extended downhill till it reached the seashore.