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21 02, 2014

The Athens Stop Over

By | 2017-06-13T16:25:29+00:00 February 21st, 2014|Athens, Honeymoon, Sightseeing, Travel|Comments Off on The Athens Stop Over

Would you travel to France and not visit the Eiffel Tower?  So why would someone come to Greece and not visit the Parthenon?  The main reason that most visitors site is that they do not want to waste time in Athens so that they have more time to spend on the Greek Islands.  I must [...]

21 11, 2013

The Mykonos Experience

By | 2017-06-13T16:25:50+00:00 November 21st, 2013|Cyclades, Nightlife|5 Comments

Mykonos the party capital of the Greek Islands always offers a visitor the time of their life.  The island is full of nightclub options, beaches for both nude and prude and a cosmopolitan vibe not rivaled by any other European destination.   Aristotle Onassis and the jet set crowd brought glamor to Mykonos in the [...]

20 11, 2013

Ride the Athens Metro back to Ancient Greece

By | 2017-06-13T16:30:10+00:00 November 20th, 2013|Athens, Culture, Sightseeing|Comments Off on Ride the Athens Metro back to Ancient Greece

Taking a ride on the Athens Metro will surely make you feel like you are taking a ride back to Ancient Greece.  It is almost as if you do not have to visit a museum in Athens to get a flavor of the Ancient world.  Train stations along the Athens Metro line give you sneak [...]

7 06, 2013

Ancient Greek Heath and Wellness

By | 2017-06-13T16:29:33+00:00 June 7th, 2013|Culture|Comments Off on Ancient Greek Heath and Wellness

As posted on the Visit Greece website, Greece has a great tradition in health and well being practices.  In ancient Greece the medical approach viewed the human as an indivisible whole, comprising of the soul, mind and body. Therefore the focus has always been a pursuit of  a state of balance and good relations between [...]

4 04, 2013

Natural Greek Cosmetics

By | 2017-06-13T16:30:43+00:00 April 4th, 2013|Culture, Lifestyle|Comments Off on Natural Greek Cosmetics

Greek natural cosmetics have earned wide appeal on the international market and are currently in high demand.   The history of natural cosmetics goes way back into the gorges of time to all the great civilizations. The Ancient Greeks used to make cosmetics with balsam, myrrh, common lime leaves, and iris. They would also dye [...]

23 03, 2013

Greek Island Trip

By | 2017-06-09T15:26:55+00:00 March 23rd, 2013|Greek Islands, Honeymoon, Travel|6 Comments

Someone recently asked me what does happiness mean to me?  I thought for a while and came up with many potential answers, but in the final analysis I responded, "taking a Greek Island Trip".  The Greek Islands are magical and most dream about getting there when it is time to retire.  But why wait until [...]

7 03, 2013

Honeymoon Greek Islands

By | 2017-06-09T15:57:34+00:00 March 7th, 2013|Greek Islands, Honeymoon|5 Comments

Can you think of a better place to honeymoon than the Greek Islands?  Perfect Climate with no rain in the summer, no humidity and barely a cloud to see.  The rates have gotten cheaper, the US dollar has gotten Stronger and the folks on the Greek Island await to give you the best service of [...]

7 02, 2013

Sailing the Greek Islands of the Cyclades

By | 2017-06-13T16:33:22+00:00 February 7th, 2013|Cyclades, Honeymoon|5 Comments

The Cyclades are best known for their beaches and whitewashed towns.  The most famous of all is the cliff top town of Fira on Santorini.  There are 56 islands in the group with only 24 inhabited some tiny and docile like Folegandros, and others like Mykonos, Paros and Ios pulsate with nightlife till dawn.  Most [...]

30 01, 2013

Graperover Exploring Greek Island Wines

By | 2017-06-11T14:34:57+00:00 January 30th, 2013|Food|Comments Off on Graperover Exploring Greek Island Wines

Today I came across a great new website for Greek Wine Enthusiasts called Grape Rover published by Cornelius Wesseling.  Cornelius a true wine aficionado and cook, has worked his way traveling around the world for many years as a cook in various degrees. His interest for wine he developed during cooking at, and visits to, various [...]

30 12, 2012

Great Greek Christmas Recipe Ideas

By | 2017-06-09T14:50:03+00:00 December 30th, 2012|Food|1 Comment

According to Stella Tsolakidou from the Greek Reporter, the best part of Christmas is the anxiously expected Christmas table where Greeks gather with friends and family to enjoy traditional recipes passed on from generation to generation. The basic Christmas menu differs from region to region across the country with local delicacies being praised from Christmas [...]