Wondering what to buy in Athens? If you want to take home something unique, read on about the top Greek souvenirs you'll find in the Greek capital.
On the Epiphany, a Greek Orthodox holiday called Ta Fota, men dive into the chilly sea to swim to race to something of meaning. I found out why on...
With the winter weather upon us here in Athens I thought to dedicate this post to skiing in Greece. Yes! You can.
I am thrilled to say one of my favorite photos that I ever took just won a photography award from Light and Composition Magazine.
Experiencing meze in Cyprus is a must experience for anyone visiting this corner of the world. Here’s why…
I finished a race in the Athens Classic Marathon this year! It was a unique experience joining tens of thousands who came to run the original route dating back to ancient Greece.
The Velvet Lips hired a black neon robot who pointed his gloved finger at the crowd. With the other hand he aimed his laser gun out, ordering clubbers into his club. Or else. My welcome...
During my visit to Cyprus, I discovered the lace of Lefkara. The peaceful inland village has made quite a name for itself for its lace embroidery which is called lefkaritika, in...
Kimolos is a chalk island. It produces it and that very fact contributes to its beach beauty, uniqueness and its name.
Nightlife on Sifnos was surprisingly happening! I learned pretty quickly that Sifnos may be a little island but it has a lot of style. That style definitely shone at night.
*This post was updated April 2017 One of the top things that makes for a perfect Sunday in Athens — for me — is strolling in the sunshine in Monastiraki. But wait,...
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