Agios Athanasios live camView of the Central Square of Old Agios Athanasios village

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    • 4 days ago
    • Neil

    Thanks for this cam skyline and to the host Xionodromos cafe bar.

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    • 5 days ago
    • Neil

    Great scenes today in the snow with lots of people about.

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    • 2 weeks ago
    • Bosnyák Károly

    Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow!
    1/4/2018 08:14

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    • 2 weeks ago
    • Neil

    That's tons better, thanks for moving the camera. Happy New Year to you all.

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    • 3 weeks ago
    • Carlos Alberto M Machado

    Hi Neil - Good suggestion, you were heard. Congrats and a Happy New Year from Brazil

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    • 3 weeks ago
    • Margaret Cowell

    Lovely to see a fuller picture of the square

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    • 3 weeks ago
    • Neil

    I've never seen the square so busy!

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    • 1 month ago
    • Capture Sam

    7dec17--A Thank You to our host, Xionodromos cafe bar and rooms , for sponsoring this 'live cam' view of the Central Square of Old Agios Athanasios village, Exquisite.

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    • 2 months ago
    • Carlos Alberto M Machado

    Wow ! Tourists taking photos !! Dec/01/17

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    • 2 months ago
    • PMM

    16.11.17 - the 100 or so people on line now- take a look at the 24 hour time lapse for this cam - absolute deluge of bad weather!!!!

  • avatar
    • 3 months ago
    • Neil

    LIFE AT LAST!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! There is people here!!!

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    • 4 months ago
    • Sally

    omg i saw a cow walking on the square a few times! Doesnt get much better than this!

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    • 4 months ago
    • Neil

    Blimey!! I have just seen a young child on the webcam!!!!!! A first for me!

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    • 5 months ago
    • Neil

    The camera could do with turning to the right so you can see the café tables.

Agios Athanasios

The Agios Athanasios or Tsegani is a traditional village in the foothills of mount Voras Kaimaktsalan, on the top Piperitsa next to lake Vegoritida at 1,200 meters altitude. It is 28 km from the city of Edessa and only 10 km from the ski center Kaimaktsalan.

The preserved village of Agios Athanasios built in the late 16th century and was populated until the late 1980s that time, the inhabitants fled and settled in the new village, 6 km below. The traditional Macedonian architecture of St. Athanasios is based on carved stone and wood. The stone houses of the village with wonderful tiled roofs is why St. Athanasius called "Stone Village".

The until recently deserted Agios Athanasios has become one of the most popular winter resorts of Greece, attracting every year thousands of visitors. The fabulous architecture, wonderful lake Vegoritida, proximity to Mount Voras, traditional guesthouses and restaurants, all harmoniously combined with the natural environment, give a special charm to the area.

Saint Athanasius is the ideal destination for nature lovers and for those who love adventure. Built in a beautiful natural environment and having as ally the ski center of Vora, ideal for a variety of outdoor activities. Skiing, snowboarding, hiking, routes 4 × 4, parapente, hiking, horseback riding, archery are some of the sports where you can practice during your stay in Saint Athanasios.

On the highest peak of the mountain at 2,524 meters, is the ski center Voras-Kaimaktsalan and is open from late November to early May. Palios Ag. Athanassios (Kaimaktsalan) is 605 km. From Athens and just 123 km. From Thessaloniki / win.

Traditional festival with music, dance and traditional dishes of the Ascension, 40 days after Easter, performed at St. Athanasios square. The Fires of Christmas: On 23 December, the central square of Old St. Athanasius light big bonfires and around them gathered the world and have fun with traditional music and food.

The Guesthouse Xionodromos is a traditional stone-built guesthouse in the center of Agios Athanasios Pella. Located at an altitude of 1200m. and offers nicely decorated self-catering accommodation and free Wi-Fi throughout. Guests can enjoy drinks, refreshments and light meals in the accommodation café, located next to the installations. Just steps away you will find a tavern and 50. Mini market. 15 km. there is a ski lift, while Edessa is 30 km. Free public parking is available near the property. A ski lift lies within 15 km and Edessa Town can be reached in 30 km. Free public parking is provided nearby.

Cam on-line since: 03/21/2017