Yummy Greek summer food

Nothing describes Greek summer better than the smell and taste of the deep fried calamari. Chewy with a crispy crust that delivers within seconds the taste of the sea to all your senses. The ultimate meze!

What’s missing is the drink. Here is where many opinions come up. Although beer refreshes you like no other drink (even if it is only for a short while), it is ouzo that gathers most votes as the best companion for the fried calamari. Continue reading Yummy Greek summer food

Romantic Nafpaktos

This beautiful and romantic town of 20,000 inhabitants, borders the north of the Corinthian Gulf and is one of the most traditional and historic places in Greece.

Its small port is a haven for fishing boats and sailing yachts and it is one of its landmarks, together with the Venetian Castle which stands above the town, in a strategical position. Continue reading Romantic Nafpaktos

A Visit to Athens

Athens, the fuzzy capital of Greece, is and ha salways been a major tourist attraction. Among its highlights are its antiquities (monuments, museums, ancient temples, …) and its traditional neighbourhoods.

The Acropolis, the Monastiraki and Anafiotika areas, the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the newly constructed Acropolis Museum and Cape Sounion are only a few of its historic attractions. Continue reading A Visit to Athens