Hiking the Sky
Don’t you just love it when your tour guide does something extra for you?
We went to the Hiking Meteora tour sponsored by Visit Meteora expecting we’ll be getting just the same deal as everyone who went to the area. The morning tour was supposed to take us to
Great Saint, In the Middle of the Sky
One of the things that drive adventure is the fact that you can do something you did not think possible. This idea played in my mind as I stared up at the huge cliff face looming ahead. I was looking at the formidable
A Finger to the Sky, An Eye to the World
In the western area of Greece’s Thessaly region, a forest of rocks stands as an amazing monument to the sculpting prowess of the earth. Immense fingers of rock thrusted out from the earth, forming a breath-taking site. This is Meteora, whose
SOUVLAKI STORY: A TALE OF HUGE PORTIONS
Sometimes it is in the simplest of places that one gets closest to hearing the story of a country. And speaking of simple places, Souvlaki Story is definitely a picture of simplicity. Souvlaki Story is a restaurant serving your resident Mediterranean and Greek meals
An Afternoon as a Santorini Sommelier
When you are in Greece, especially in the Santorini area, you just can’t leave without tasting their wine. Or, better yet, join a short wine-tasting class that will let you learn more about the art while pleasing your palate!
This was my objective when I joined
Greek dining often means good food and good wine, but truly great Greek dining is hard to find even in the country itself, amid all the commercialized establishments. Of course, the trick is always to go where the locals recommend. We did this when we went to Oia, and we
Sometimes, the best places to stay in are not in the middle of a bustling city. In my travels, I have encountered a lot of places down by the countryside that provided a 5-star experience. Aside from the less hurried ambience, it is usually in these places where you