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Kavala Greece (Credit: CeeGee, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons)

Kavala: Cultural crossroad between East and West

OVERVIEW Kavala regional unit is the easternmost within the region of Macedonia. The imposing Pangaio mountains, reaching 1,957 m are situated in the west. The river Nestos, protected by the Natura 2000 and the Ramsar Convention, flows along the east. The regional unit is mostly known for the charming city of Kavala, the principal seaport of eastern Macedonia, situated across from the beautiful island of Thasos. Kavala,…