Training Certificate ESAO - Olive Oil School of Spain
Green Travel Partner
Founder of Paros Olive Oil Tasting and a partner of Green Travel SCE which also includes Walking Plus & Paros Hikes. Having long experience and knowledge of the Cycladic nature and culture, she is a professional hiking guide and a creator of unique walking vacations specialized in Cycladic destinations. Her passion for gastronomy and for good olive oil led her to seek deeper knowledge and become a certified Olive Oil Sommelier from the Spanish University of Olive Oil (ESAO). Since 2019 she decided to live on Paros island aiming to transfer knowledge to foreign guests and consumers, to inspire and actively contribute to the environmental and cultural preservation of the goods and practices her country represents. Mairi has also a passion for the sea, having more than 15 years of experience in maritime governance and management, having expertise in collaborative leadership, facilitation, communication and digital marketing. She is a European Policy MSc graduate and she speaks English and French. Mairi is also a certified photographer, yoga instructor, diver, skipper and lifeguard. She is a member of the ESAO Alumni.
Green Travel Manager
Manager of Walking Plus and founder of walking & eco-tours company Paros Hikes established in 2013. Christoforos is an English Literature graduate and a trained and experienced Eco-Tours Escort, who has also led walking tours for French and British operators. Apart from excellent English, he speaks French, Italian and basic German. His other interests include writing & photography.