The trip coming next is a desired return, a déjà vu. It’s Crete. It’s an itinerary from Kazantzakis to Daskalogiannis, it’s Crete at our own pace.
A meeting with Travel Bloggers Greece in Point α Bar & Restaurant. Stunning cocktails and superb dishes surrounded by the magic of Athens.
After recently exploring the stunning Ionian and the breath-taking islands of Paxos and Antipaxos (often called Paxoi, in plural, by the locals) it has become clear that the Ionian sea is a new favourite in our Tiny Book. Bitten by the travel bug, and to quench that on-going travel thirst, we traveled north of Paxoi, past the beautiful Corfu, to come across the Forty Saints of the Albanian Riviera.
Santorini island is magical, inspiring, majestic. Captivating, alluring and mesmerizing? It definitely is. Yet it is also more than just a …ridiculously gorgeous island. Spectacular to the eye, but also fulfilling to the soul! Santorini has a strong cultural heritage that it displays with pride, if you are keen on discovering it.
One easy thing to do in Athens is to jump on a ferryboat to reach its nearby Paradise: I booked a return ticket to Hydra and the magic carried me away.
In the heart of bustling Athens, there’s still some space left for authentic Greek Traditions at a slow pace, and for incredibly tasty food. You only need to crack the code, and once you do, it might become an addiction. Mana’s Kouzina-Kouzina has a name that, on its own, is already very much of a promise. Being Mana, the Greek word for “mother”, that part is easy: It’s “Mom’s kitchen” …So, why twice?
Why a Mythological Tour of Athens? Endless are the proposals for walking tours in Athens. Yet, as someone who’s grown up listening to the stories of the Gods of the Olympus, I could not choose otherwise. So I go in touch with Alternative Athens and after going through their website, I made up my mind; their mythological proposal was the one I wanted to experience… And it was a wise decision.
Paxos and Antipaxos: Cruising the Ionian with Children. No Greek holiday is such without a cruise. Corfu and the beauties of the Ionian.
The Greek know how to make hot Summers cool: Summer festivals in Greece are full of music, theatre and dance! Athens, Folegandros and Epidaurus.