2003 – First International Award from SKAL International
2009 – Milia was chosen amongst the 50 best ecotourism resorts in the world by National Geographic adventure magazine.
2009 – Milia was chosen part of the Blue List of Islands Magazine for our contribution to environmentally friendly tourism.
We can be found in Lonely Planet, Rough Guide, and Guide du Routard etc…
There are numerous articles, media coverage and documentaries in both Greek and foreign journals and media outlets.
Local celebrations and traditional festivals:
Celebration of the Virgin Mary – Central church of Vlatos – 8th of September
Celebration of Saint George – Kato Milia – 8th of May
Celebration of Saint Constantine – Vlatos – 21st of May
Chestnut Festival – last weekend of October
Grape picking and wine making – from 20th of September to 10th of October
Raki distillation – from the 15th to the 30th of November
Olive picking – from the 15th of December to 15th of February
Olive pruning – from the 15th of January to the 15th of February
Cheese making – from the 30th of April to the 30th of July
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