They say Santorini has its secrets and its beautiful sunset view is definitely not one of them. Forget about the wine tasting and the surrounding beaches, the truth is everyone comes to this island for the romantic panorama of cotton candy skies draping over the caldera cliffs filled with rows of whitewashed buildings, pastel decors […]Read more "Sunset at Oia, Santorini, Greece"
The other things to do in Santorini apart from tirelessly walking the magnificent caldera-edge pathways of Fira is to visit the nearby island beaches, with two of the most popular, appropriately-name in accordance to the color of the sand, the Red Beach or the Akrotiri and the Black Beach or the Perissa. The local KTEL […]Read more "The Red and the Black Beach, Santorini, Greece"
Ah Santorini, everyone’s dream destination, particularly for the romantics and the hopefuls. The image of the whitewashed buildings and the famous blue-domed churches, perched on a rim of an active volcano with the endless clear waters of the Aegean Sea in the horizon, it is truly the poster perfect image of a Greek island and […]Read more "The Caldera View of Fira, Santorini, Greece"
Easily the best half-day trip away out of Athens is a visit to the beautiful Temple of Poseidon perched on top of the cliff of Attica’s southernmost tip, the Cape Sounion. Located 70km southeast of Athens, a trip to see the Temple of Poseidon is the most popular tours taken by visitors looking for a […]Read more "Temple of Poseidon, Cape Sounion, Attica, Greece"
Monastiraki and Plaka, two of Athens’ well-known neighbourhood are both great places to pass the time, to mingle with fellow tourists and Athenians. With a distinctive vibe from each other, both are easily reachable by foot from either Athens oldest metro station, Monastiraki or from Syntagma Square via the shopping district of Ermou Street. A […]Read more "The Neighborhood of Monastiraki & Plaka, Athens, Greece"
If there is one thing that becomes a constant travel habit for me, it will be waking up early. I find it calming exploring a new city just when the sun is about to come up and when everyone is still asleep. On those few quiet hours when the roads are more or less empty, […]Read more "The Temple of Olympian Zeus & Syntagma Square, Athens, Greece"
I have always been fascinated with Greece, which somehow made my decision easy to include this country on the places to visit as I spent another month in Europe. My dilemma as always is how to squeeze everything I wanted to experience in a short amount of time, and for a great destination like Greece, […]Read more "The Acropolis of Athens, Greece"