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Your online travel guide to the Greek island Karpathos

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Our story


Hi, we are Athina & Vincent. In 2017, we bought our own house on the Greek island of Karpathos. Holidays alone proved not enough for us and so in 2021 we decided to sell our house in the Netherlands. Since then, we have lived a large part of the year here, on Karpathos. In September 2022, we even got married there and 30 of our dear friends flew over. So special!

We love the island: the peace, nature, beaches and the nice weather, of course. This island is our happy place and we want to share it! This guide full of tips to give you the ultimate Karpathos experience. Enjoy!

200 pages including discount codes!

Karpathos travel guide

Forget the hassle of spending hours searching the internet. With our guide, you have all the information you need bundled together. From activities to restaurants to practical information. Every place visited (and photographed) ourselves. Personal tips and recommendations from a – now – local!

The guide is currently available in five languages.

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Porto Bello Spoa | Enjoy Greek and Italian cuisine on Karpathos

Porto Bello Spoa | Enjoy Greek and Italian cuisine on Karpathos

We recently discovered a restaurant that we want to share with you: Porto Bello! This restaurant is the perfect place for a (late) lunch at a typical family-run taverna. The family is incredibly kind, and the quality of the food is truly amazing. What makes it unique...

Nikos boat Diafani: discover the North of Karpathos!

Nikos boat Diafani: discover the North of Karpathos!

Have you always wanted to explore the north of Karpathos? Then book a boat trip with Nikos Boat Diafani! From the harbor town of Diafani, Nikos offers various boat trips. Most of the places you visit are not accessible by car, making it extra fun to discover these...

Karpathos airport: everything you need to know

Karpathos airport: everything you need to know

Not everyone expects Karpathos to have its own airport because the island is so small. Yet Karpathos does indeed have an airport. Officially it is the Karpathos Island National Airport, but is often called Karpathos Airport and for those who want to know, its IATA...

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Art and Walk

Discovering Karpathos with a guide? With our dear friends at Art and Walk, you’ve come to the right place! They offer various walks, creative workshops, a wine tasting or visit the local beekeeper together.

P.S. In onze guide includes a discount code for activities!