Most travelers don't know that there are lots and lots day trips from Athens. For many who come from abroad Athens is a 2 to 3 day destination for them. However there are tons of things to do in...
Ancient Olympia is the birth place of Olympic Games. Here, athletes from all over the world gathered to compete. But was it "Games"? Let's clarify this. The real meaning of the word "Games" This is crash course in Greek language. Games, in...
This is our experience while hiking a route that went through many waterfalls in Greece, all located in one place. That place is Nemouta and you may never heard of it before. But, it is a paradise environment. The village...
We've been in Mani a couple of times. Each was in a different hotel and we saw different things. This time we got an invitation from "Petra & Fos" boutique hotel in Mani, Greece. We knew the hotel location but not...
The forest of Skiritida next to the village of Vlachokerasia is just 2 hours from Athens, so it is perfect for a day trip or a weekend. If you are a nature lover and fancy to explore traditional villages you...
Loutraki is a well known area/city near Athens, very close to Corinth. There are lots of things to do there, including a Thermal Spa. We have tested that too. However, for those who want to take the extra mile(s),...
Did you remember when we told you about our canyoning tour, as part of our staying at Daphne's place? Well, sit back and enjoy as here comes another adventurous story. We arranged with Mountain Escapes guy (Tassos Andreou) to participate...
With a blink, blink sound Facebook alerted us for a new message. It was Daphne from Sykies, near Xylokastro, owner of a family hotel named, Daphne's Club Hotel Apartments. We have met her at the past in a wine event at Nemea...
Greece has way too many places that are better to visit through a Jeep Safari tour or at least a 4-wheel car. When this is a classy luxury one things get more comfortable. I mean, since you are looking for extreme...
Imagine almost floating over water, able to visit secluded beaches. This is how sea kayaking felt to us. We are going to describe you one of the most beautiful experiences we had while we were enjoying sea kayaking in...
You have heard Messinia for many things but how about a surf school that is located in one of the most beautiful beaches of the area? And they have a cool name too: The Beach Break Lagouvardos! To be honest...
Today, April 18th is the World Heritage Sites Day and it is a celebration of Cultural Heritage. Greece -as the cradle of Western civilization- also has to exhibit a good number of Unesco recognized world Heritage sites. Let's have...
Let's dive into a wonderful part of the ancient history of Greece! Mega... what? Surprisingly the word Megalithic means "Big Stones" and the word itself is actually Greek like many used in science. They are also known as Cyclopic...
Greece on Foot is an interesting team. They are a small group of walkers who love Arcadia. But that is not all... The group consists of a living community of farmers working as locals did for centuries; picking olives...
Have you ever wanted to explore the mysteries that lie beneath the sea in a way that is fun and active? Snorkeling, diving and scuba experiences offer individuals the ability to explore an amazing world which is fun and...
If you have ever been for mountain hiking on any of the Greek mountains you definitely have experienced that amazing beauty of the change of scenery and the open unobstructed gazing at the horizon. It’s an amazing feeling that...
A guest experience by Daphne Mavrommati. A Corinth adventurer. Scuba diving was a revelation I was not expecting... Gazing at the silver bubbles of the other divers floating towards the surface I was sorry not to be a poet or a...
A guest experience by Daphne Mavrommati. A Corinth adventurer. After scuba diving, canyoning was a revelation of an altogether different order. I realized two things: Firstly, that I get myself into small or big adventures far too thoughtlessly (and usually alone...
Did we tasted wine and ate tasteful food and learned about history? Not just that... We tasted life through all 5 senses, we tasted the essence of the area, its fruits and spirit(s) and we got close with the...
The Kite shack Kite surf School, which sits among the beauty of the beaches and landscape of Skafidia, offers kitesurfing lessons to people of all ages and levels—from children to adults and from beginners to advanced kite surfers. Founded...