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Evangelistria Monastery in Skiathos, The Cradle of Modern Greece

The Evangelistria Monastery on the Greek island of Skiathos holds the story of Modern Greece in the walls, hallways and courtyards. This historical monastery was first founded in 1794 by a group of monks from Mount Athos and played a...

Kate Hudson Vacations in Greece on the Island of Skiathos

Kate Hudson has once again chosen to vacation in Greece, posting to Instagram while visiting the beautiful island of Skiathos. 

British Woman Dead After Husband Accidentally Runs Over Her on Skiathos Island

A family tragedy took place on the Greek island of Skiathos, in the Northern Sporades, in the early hours of Wednesday. A British couple who own a house on Skiathos and spend most of their time in Greece, returned home at...

Ultra-Luxurious Qatari Yacht ''Al Mirqab'' Spotted off Greece's Skiathos Island

People on Greece's island of Skiathos were amazed, for yet another year, by seeing the massive, ultra-luxurious ''Al Mirqab'' yacht arrive on their island in the northern Sporades on Monday. Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber Al Thani, the former prime...

Greek Island of Skiathos Hosts Members of Jordan's Royal Family

Approximately ten members of the royal family of Jordan recently spent a few days on Greece's idyllic island of Skiathos to enjoy their summer break, according to reports on Wednesday. Reports from several sources on the island said that the...

Video Captures Terrifying Low Landing at Greece's Skiathos Airport

A video was recently uploaded on Youtube depicting one of the lowest possible landings to ever have taken place at the airport on Skiathos, in Greece's Sporades archipelago. Skiathos island's ''Alexandros Papadiamantis'' International Airport is well known for its proximity to...

Greece's Skiathos Hosts Moroccan Royalty

The princess of Morocco Lalla Salma and her son, successor of the throne Moulay Hassan, arrived on the island of Skiathos on Saturday afternoon for holidays. The members of the royal family arrived with the royal lear jet at Skiathos...

British Boy Blasted Through the Air by Jet Engine at Greece's Skiathos (video)

A boy has been injured after he was blasted almost 10 metres through the air by the engine of a passenger jet at an airport in Greece. The British boy, 12, was standing next to a fence at Skiathos Airport,...

Greek Beach on Skiathos in Danger of Losing its Unique Pebbles

Lalaria Beach on Skiathos island, famous for its big, white pebbles, is at risk of losing its unique character as visitors insist on taking away the stones as souvenirs. Local authorities, seeing that tourists are pocketing the famous round pebbles...

Kate Hudson Bares Baby Bump on Greece's Skiathos (photos)

Hollywood actor Kate Hudson -- who’s expecting her third child, a daughter, with boyfriend Danny Fujikawa in late summer -- shared a photo taken on Greece's island of Skiathos showing off her baby bump. Hudson joked on Instagram that her bathing suit...

Ferrari's Chief Marchionne with his Yacht in Skiathos

Ferrari's CEO and chairman of FIAT Sergio Marchionne is visiting the islands of Sporades. Marchionne initially visited the island of Skopelos with his yacht and the company of well-known Italian entrepreneurs. The yacht can accommodate up to 30 persons and is...

Emir of Qatar Arrives on Skiathos on his World Famous Yacht (video)

Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani arrived on Skiathos on Monday for a few days on his famous Al Mirqab yacht holiday. The arrival of the Sheikh became known by the yacht many call a "floating palace." Al...

British Airways Now Offering Direct Flights to Skiathos Island

Tourists can now make their way to Skiathos with new British Airways Flights that are available three times a week from London City. The airline inaugurated the new flights to Skiathos -- famous for film Mamma Mia! which was shot...

Ministries Approve Plans to Build Holiday Village on Skiathos

The Greek island of Skiathos is about to get a new holiday village located next to the well-known Koukounaries beach on the northern Aegean. The government has given the go-ahead to create the holiday resort following a joint decision by...

Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn on Greek Island of Skiathos for Holidays

American actors Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn arrived on the island of Skiathos. The couple is staying at villa with a view of the Aegean. The Hollywood stars who are going to stay on the island for at least two...