It may sound like Delphi, but its not. In fact if you aren’t keen on a 2.5 – 3 hour drive (each way) to reach the site where the famous Oracle of Delphi held court, perhaps you’ll be intrigued to … Read More
When my husband and friends were growing up in and around Athens, they and their peers had the opportunity to see wild animals only in a couple of not very well maintained places. This all changed a few years ago, … Read More
Boat trip, originally uploaded by greek58.
A 40 minute walk that changed my life My wife, my dog and I were walking in Nafplio, the first capital of Greece after the Ottoman occupation, and as is the custom of all the locals, we were walking along … Read More
… that you probably have not included on your Athens itinerary 1. Flisvos Marina, the Averoff and the Faliro Delta 2. Paiania Cave 3. Caretta Caretta Sea Turtle Rescue Center 4. Antonis Tritsis Wetlands Area 5. Elefsina … Read More
My friend Yorgo Filippakis recently sent me a great report on a trip he took down the coast to Cape Sounion. As an Athenian, I am often surprised to hear even Greeks wonder if there is anything south of Athens. … Read More