Giola natural pool in #Thassos, #holidaygr passion for ☼ #Greece
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Posted by Travelling Greece on Sonntag, 30. April 2017
This pool is called Afrodite’s tear, according to a legend, Zeus created the pool for her so she could swim in it. According to another legend, the pool is an eye with which Zeus oversaw his mistress.
Giola is a natural rocky pool that is located in the region of Astris. The height of the rocks reaches up to 8m from where the swimmers can dive into the clear waters. The course towards Giola is tough and you will have to walk.
In order to arrive at Giola, drive from Poto to Astris. After the hotel Aeria you will find a sign indicating to Sirens. Turn left and follow the dirt-road. After a while you will get to a beach. There, you can park your vehicle since the route becomes tougher. Ascend the road on your left, whose end you can park your car as well. From that spot, descend towards the shore. There are many signs and signals with arrows showing the direction. It is recommended that you a high four-engined or an off-road vehicle. The overall distance from the main road is about 2km.
Thassos information: http://holiday.gr/place5.php?place_id=296