Big Blue Weddings - Weddings in Lefkada
Lefkada considered as the Caribbean of Greece, Lefkada island amazes visitors with the exotic blue colour of its beaches.
Connected to the mainland through a small bridge, Lefkada can actually be accessed by car, so there is no need for ferry.
This is the perfect place for families, couples and large groups of friends, as it has something for everyone.
The beaches, on the western coast of Lefkada Greece, distinguish for the wonderful colour and the impressive landscape,
particularly Porto Katsiki, Egremni and Kathisma. Around the island, visitors can find lovely villages with fish taverns by the sea and surrounded
by lush greenery.
Famous all over the world for the exotic beaches, Lefkada island is a fabulous place to visit for summer vacations.
Apart from crystal clear blue sea and spectacular beaches, there are numerous other attractions in Lefkada including plentiful natural beauties, historic sites, museums and monasteries, and most important must see of the Lefkas island include: Nydri, the mediaeval Venetian castle of Agia Mavra, prehistorical city of Nirikos, Lefkata cape, Monastery of Faneromeni, the most important religious centre of Lefkada, the Archeological Museum, Agios Ioanis Antzoussis Church, Waterfalls of Dimosari and numerous other tourist attractions.
Lefkada is named by the white rocks (Greek leukos=white) in the Lefkata cape, southern part of the island.
According to mythology, the poetess Sappho threw herself to the sea at Cape Lefkada because of the love for Phaon.
Whilst on Lefkada, visitors don’t miss enjoying in traditional Greek specialties. Similar to other greek islands, on Lefkada visitors can try authentic local dishes like savoro, aliada, bakaliaros, maridopita, bourdeto, frygadeli and miscellaneous pies.