The exquisite architecture in Hydra

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Hydra (Ύδρα), an island in the Saronic Gulf near Athens, stands as a national and historical monument with exceptional architecture and unique character. It is a traffic free island, where cars are banned, a fact that makes the island special. Once you arrive, you will be astonished by the picturesque architectural beauty and the impressive style of its building. 

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Hydra’s mansions, located at the port, represent the island’s splendid architecture.  Admire the beauty of the traditional stone built Kountouriotis, Tombazis and Voulgaris mansions. Another example of the elegant traditional architecture is the locals’ beautifully painted houses and their artistic yards and gardens. Read more...

Pamper yourself with style at the luxury resort of Xenon Estate in Spetses

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In the small island of Spetses, near Athens, is located one of the most beautiful resorts just 1 km from the island’s main port. Three autonomous deluxe residencies, each one with a name inspired by Greek mythology (Althea, Lethe and Astrea), in a quiet landscape, offer stunning views at the Saronic Gulf, lovely places to relax and the island’s largest pool (17m x 9m).
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  Once you arrive in Xenon Estate, you will be amazed by the magnificent and minimalist architecture that respects the island’s tradition and the surrounding landscape, the aristocratic ethereal interior and exterior design and the kindness of its hosts. From the kitchen to the bedrooms, and the lounge areas to the bathroom, stylish details and luxury items provided in the rooms, will make you feel that you live in Dreamland. Check Booking.com for rooms availability   
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  Tip: If you feel like doing something special, try tai-chi classes, play tennis at its tennis court or just relax with a head massage.