The city of Konitsa is located at the northern end of the Epirus Region and includes 46 settlements and villages. Most of the municipality of Konitsa is located in the […]
We continue the hard ascent and in a little while the uphill relaxes and we see in front of us one of the most beautiful images of the Greek mountains. The Drakolimni of Tymfi. We lie down on the soft grass, exhausted , to rest for a while, before we start the strolling, since we all want to explore the place. The big cliff on the east side overlooking the whole gorge of Aoos, the almost permanent small glacier on the south side, the stunning view of the summits, the small flowers in the meadow that surrounds the lake, are images that do not easily leave the mind.
Pieria Mountains are located northwest of Olympus. It is a much wooded mountain that stretches in three prefectures. The prefectures of Pieria, Kozani and Imathia. Although it is over two […]
Orientation is to find our location in the field. Navigation is the ability to know how we are moving in a specific direction in the field. A map and a […]
A compass is an instrument that is used for navigation and mapping because it measures the geographic direction between two points. It is a fairly simple instrument that uses a […]
The map is an accurate two-dimensional representation of an area with a specific ratio (scale). Imagine that you are in the mountains and your expensive cell phone or GPS runs […]
Fleece jacket is a jacket made of fleece which is a material made of Polyethylene, or most commonly known as Polyester. It is a soft and fuzzy fabric, with great […]
trekking technical jacket is the piece of equipment that keeps you dry during outdoor activities. But it requires care in order to continue to be windproof, waterproof and breathable. With […]
One of the basic components of your equipment is your trekking boots and if you want them to last longer you must take good care of them. It is important […]
The road is smooth, without difficulties, it leads us closer to our destination. Walking slowly, in about an hour, we see the small clearing that is our goal. A little higher than street level with the small wooden cabin on the edge, the gazebo with the grill in the middle, the small slide and the wooden benches, is like a picture from a magazine.