With a total surface of 22,3 km2, Meganisi is the biggest island of the ΄΄Prigkiponisia’’ cluster, near Lefkada island   (in which it is also included the legendary island of Scorpios). It is located in the Ionian Sea, four naval miles North East of the Lefkada Island. Three villages exist on the island. The traditional architecture of settlements, hospitable people, calm life along with the alternation of landscapes, excellent food and amusement, astonishing view and the crystal sea, creates an ideal environment for living.

 

Synarmosis team designed an underground building, which apart from the improvement of his energy imprint, accomplishes succesfully, to hide its volume and it is completely harmonised with its natural surroundings. Choosing underground building we also obtain the smallest possible intervention on the natural bas-relief. This type of  building, is trying to create an interesting and essential reconcilliation, between the built environment and the elements of nature. The result is a green, ecological residence, which allows nature, to speak in the form of the light and the air…