'The stars in the heavens sing a music, if only we have ears to hear.'- this is quote by Pythagoras, who came up with Pythagoras Theorem.
Samos is an exotic Greek island, located on the eastern part of Aegean Sea. It is separated from Asia Minor by the Mycale Strait. Samos used to be a powerful island, wealthy and prosperous, in the ancient times. Samos is also well known amongst tourists for the sprawling vineyards and production of high quality wine. Did you know that the Heraion of Samos and the Pythagoreion have been declared as World Heritage Sites by UNESCO? "Pythagoreion" takes you back to your mathematics books, doesn't it? And rightly so. It is the birthplace of Pythagoras Theorem which was a product of the genius of Pythagoras.
Stay in Samos, Stay on Budget
Staying in Samos for a vacation is not expensive, contrary to popular belief. There are plenty of cheap hotels in Samos where you can book a room. Look at the Samos City Hotel for example. A large but modest hotel, the Samos City hotel makes it a point to turn your vacation into something extraordinary. The Port of Samos is nearby, in case you're planning to visit it. There is a restaurant, a bar or lounge, a pool side bar, a cafe, a splendid outdoor pool and a conference room for business purposes.
You may also try out of the most popular cheap hotels in Samos - the Hotel Aria in Samos town. It is small hotel, but it should be adequate for you. One of the most modern apartment hotels in Samos, it offers services like dry cleaning facilities, coffee and tea in the lobbies, a restaurant and bar, free Wi-Fi, free self and valet parking and tour and ticket assistance. Each apartment has its own kitchen with all the necessary equipment that you would need to prepare a delicious meal yourself.
High-End Resorts in Samos
There are tons of luxury hotels in Samos. The Proteas Blu Resort in Pythagorio is one such hotel. The hotel has its own private beach, one of the most important things you look for in luxury Samos hotels. You can access the beach whenever you want and enjoy a scrumptious meal in the hotel's restaurant. There are 112 rooms in the hotel, each having a distinct decor and a fabulous balcony for you too take in the breathtaking view of the Greek landscape around.
You can also book a room at the Petra Mare Village hotel in Kerveli. One of the top rated Samos hotels, Petra Mare Village offers you a vacation you will never forget. There are 5 villas in the hotel. Each villa is built like a cottage, with its own kitchen and garden or sitting area. If you are traveling with your family, book a villa here and it will be like a safe haven on your vacation.
What to Do and See in Samos?
You should pay a visit to the Monastery of Panagia Spilliani. A serene, peaceful place in the heart of the island, you will be overwhelmed by the lovely tranquil atmosphere of the place. If you have a love for beaches then visit the Lemonakia Beach or the Balos Beach. Both these shores have beautiful sandy white beaches where you can catch some sun and enjoy a fun day by the sea. You should also visit the Potami Waterfalls. You could plan a day out on your trip to the waterfalls, and it is the ideal place in case you are interested in photography.