Athens in Winter

- January 2, 2014

Are you looking for an interesting place to visit this winter? There are many reasons for placing Athens at the top of your list, including […]

Plateia Avissinias: Another Side of Athens

- January 1, 2014

Tourists and Athenian locals who seek to visit a less-crowded area near the Acropolis can pass through the picturesque Plateia Avissinias situated just beyond the […]

Alonnisos Marine Park

- December 28, 2013

The National Marine Park of Alonnisos in the Northern Sporades is a haven for sea creatures, including one of Greece’s most precious gems, the Mediterranean […]

Sifnos: The Cyclades’ Stairway to Heaven

- December 27, 2013

By Aurelia Smeltz Of all the islands in the Western Cyclades, some say Sifnos may be the most “spiritual.” There is a church with fresco […]

Delphi: the Earth’s Navel

- December 26, 2013

Located on the Southwestern part of Mount Parnassos in central Greece is the ancient city of Delphi, famous for its oracle and the Temple of […]

In Cyclades: 2 Goddesses, 1 Temptress

- December 18, 2013

By Aurelia Smeltz The magic of Greece is in its very ambiguity, in the tensions that pull it from one wonderful, delicious extreme to the other. […]

Murano: Island of Glassmaking

- December 14, 2013

Like the famous Italian city of Venice, Murano is a series of tiny islands linked by bridges and canals in the Venetian Lagoon. The island […]

Navagio Bay: a Gem in the Ionian Sea

- December 13, 2013

Crystal clear waters, a breathtaking natural environment, and an exciting nightlife are what make Zakynthos one of Greece’s most popular island getaways. Also known as […]

Airport-Side Luxury: the Sofitel in Athens

- December 9, 2013

By Aurelia Smeltz The Sofitel Hotel at Athens Airport is the perfect respite for travelers who need relaxation and pampering after a stimulating holiday in […]