Dodekanisa. An island complex at the southeastern Aegean sea. Rhodos, Karpathos, Simi etc. Hundreds of islets and rocks among them. Verdant mountains and small plains. Cool valleys and shiny beaches. Sea and light everywhere. Dodekanisa, the diamond Greek islands.
Kos is one of them, an island of simple beauty and long history.
On the peaceful highlands and on the golden beaches -jewels of beauty- the elegance of the island is sung. Antimachia, one of the biggest villages is found at one of the most beautiful corners of Kos.
The area of Antimachia has been inhabited since the farther hellenistic times. All the people who made history have been there. Cretans, Romans, Arabs, Cruaders left their traces. Sailors, knights from Rhodes built their domnant castle in Antimachia
The village has kept the same name for 30 centuries and is one of the most distinctive traditional villages of the area. The houses are built in "apestrofes" (=lands with total self-sufficiency).
The modern civilization peacefully coexists with the slow tempo of the past. Tranquility and serenity, along with the beauty of the lanscapes, compose a paradise environment.
The seaport of Antimachia is Mastichari, a clean, full of sunlight aegean settlement.
The clear sky surrounds the village and the background is outlined by the big mass of Kalymnos island.
Just a few nautical miles separate Mastichari from the island of the sponge-divers. Fifty minutes of trip are able to offer a change of island, a change of atmosphere.
The days in Mastichari are days of peace and the nights are nights of dream.
The coordination of nature and modern way of life is ideal. The comforts that are offered with simplicity. Water sports and athletic happenings create an unforgettable opportynity for a natural life. Recreation has an amazing variety. Mastichari invites you and promises the most beautiful holidays.