Travel Blogger Greece, the country’s first professional blogger network group, visited Kasos in early October to introduce the Greek island’s tourist attractions and promote the destination to a wider international and national audience.
Kasos, the southernmost island in the Aegean Sea, is part of the Karpathos regional unit.
According to the group’s co-founder Elena SergeevaDuring this time of uncertainty – due to the coronavirus (Covid-19) – and changing customer needs, Kasos has proactively attracted the attention of its tourism providers and has entered the internet age.
“Kasos is raw, unpretentious, and unique in many ways. It’s an island that takes a little more effort to get to, but if you choose to visit, you will have a once-in-a-lifetime experience, ”said Sergeeva.
The travel bloggers, hosted by the tour operator group “Kasos Tours”, received a warm welcome from the community actively participated in showing them The best the destination has to offer.
“Our hosts introduced us to the authentic side of Kasos – a wonderful island Where time stands still and luxury lies in simplicity. A place where you can reconnect with the country, the people and, above all, with yourself, ”she added.
The bloggers toured the area’s historical landmarks including the secluded Saint George Monastery, local producers, the archaeologically significant Ellinokamara site, and also explored the untamed terrain and beaches on offer.
The hosts of the bloggers, George and Foula Mastromanolis, Owner of Kasos Tours, invited travel bloggers Greece to the island after reading online about the network.
“We invited five bloggers to visit the island for the first time. We saw it as an opportunity to let them experience our hidden treasures of flavors and landscapes … They were a very professional team that taught us the passion of the travel experience, ”said the owners of Kasos Tours.
Travel Bloggers Greece was founded in 2012 and aims to promote Greece as the ideal travel destination for all seasons. The company has worked with national and international tourism associations and hospitality providers.
Current members of the TBG include: Anthomeli, Blog about family experiences, Bachelor of Travel, It’s all a trip to me, Travel without borders with K, Love of traveling, Passion for Greece / Passion for hospitality, Provocolate, Travel Greece Travel Europe and Travel Passionate. International members of the network include Travel With Mansoureh (UK) and Todd Hata (USA).