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Blog News

This section is mostly about articles that are extending the outdoor and adventure part. Guest posts, alternative ways of acting and thinking, interviews and some of our deeper thoughts belong here. Enjoy!

Tips and Advice for First Time Cruisers

Tips and Advice for First Time Cruisers

Everybody should go on a cruise at least once in their life – it’s a luxurious and fun way to take a holiday. Every...
Learn About Sea Kayak Just Do It in Crete

Learn About Sea Kayak Just Do It in Crete

Following our tradition to provide guest posts from experts, here is one for sea kayak. Stelios Asmargianakis really knows his territory (Crete) and shares some...
7 Hiking Tips for the Soft Adventurer Feet and Lower Body Area

7 Hiking Tips for the Soft Adventurer: Feet and Lower Body...

There are many articles that concern those who take hiking quite seriously. However, there is a vast majority that hikes because they like to...
Doing Yoga for Weight Loss? No, but Yes and No

Doing Yoga for Weight Loss? No, but Yes and No

Tons of articles are spread all over the web about “yoga for weight loss”. Almost all of them approach this topic through how Asanas...
Hiking With Kids: Absolute Guide for Parents to Know

Hiking With Kids: Absolute Guide for Parents to Know

You are a parent and your kids have come to "that" age where you think it is fun to share your love for nature....
Andros Trail Race

Andros Trail Race – Old Paved Pathways, Certified Hiking Trails!

Update for Andros Trail Race, 2nd of October 2016 Run on old paved pathways and certified hiking trails! Run to register in Andros Trail Race Andros Trail Race,...
Peek At Greek

Peek At Greek – Greek Language Lessons During Holidays

Have you ever heard of this ability to learn the Greek language during holidays? Well, it seems Peek at Greek had this fabulous idea....
Immersion: Long-term travel tips for vacationers

Immersion: Long-term travel tips for vacationers

Whilst others only have a few days to spare to have a relaxing vacation away from home, others are fortunate enough to be able...
lemon detox diet

Mind Challenge Health Improvement: Lemon Detox Diet

As a traveler and being active in different disciplines I occasionally take up challenges. Like this lemon detox diet here. These help me break...
ashtanga yoga

Eight Lessons Learned through Ashtanga Yoga in Athens

A mind blowing, breath taking, mind expanding experience in Ashtanga Yoga. This is a review of just 4+ months practicing Ashtanga Yoga regularly. It was...
life is too short

Life Is Too Short: 10 Lessons From Year 2015

Is it indeed? Have you ever wondered if life is too short? Perhaps how fast time flies by? Like..., things "speeding" up? Not enough...
greek skies

Greek Skies

A magnificent timelapse video, named Greek Skies, made by Panagiotis Filippou.This video is dedicated to his -deceased- dad. Greek Skies from Panos Photographia on Vimeo. As...
irony of life

The Irony Of Life?

Some time ago I wrote an article about The Traveler's Guid to Walking meditation in nature. There I mentioned that one of the things I...
Things to Do in Athens, Anafiotika, Graffiti, History

Reasons To Love The World Through Traveling

One thing that is all over the news these days, are the events in different European countries. For example, the terrible things that happened...
Ktenias Mountain Hiking

Traveler’s Guide into Walking Meditation in Nature

Let's thinκ it for a moment. Modern people try to reproduce nature in every given opportunity. They even do that in their home or...
tree hugging

Tree hugging helps to health improvement of people

Have you ever heard of the term "tree hugging"? To some sounds funny but do read through this article below. Being in contact with nature...
Etymology of All Greek Names

Etymology of All Greek Names

How long have you been visiting Greece or living in Greece? Too long maybe? Do you really know what Greek Names mean? You may have managed...
naxos

Naxos Island Gets a Cool Summer Music Video to Promote Tourism

The Municipality of Naxos and Small Cyclades (www.naxos.gr), the official tourism office of the island of Naxos and its surrounding smaller islands -- Iraklia,...
Greek proud

Make a Greek Proud, Don’t Piss Off a Greek

Philosophically speaking, better forget about even trying to piss off a Greek for a long time. Especially one from the islands. You can make...
Greek Mother from Crete

You Met a Greek Mother If You Heard These Phrases a...

Have you ever met a Greek mother? It is Mother's day today and maybe you visited Greece or plan to, or you may have Greek...