We took a bus trip outside the city to visit the Mon Repos Villa and a tiny floating monastery.
Category: Art, Corfu, Culture, Gardens, Greece, Travel Tags:
I love to visit places where food and wine are an integral part of their culture.
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Corfu is one of the Ionian Islands and lies in the Ionian Sea, just off the coast of Italy, Greece and across from Albania....
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South of Delphi and north of Athens lies the Unesco World Heritage site of Hosios Loukas, a historic walled monastery just outside of the...
Category: Art, Culture, Delphi, Greece, Travel Tags:
They say that Delphi is only 2 ½ hours away from Athens, but it took us much, much longer on our scenic drive. ...
Category: Art, Culture, Delphi, Galaxidi, Greece, Travel Tags:
Eating and drinking in Greece is fabulous!
Category: Culture, Food, Greece, Restaurants, Travel Tags:
The Acropolis of Athens has been on my list for a long time.
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We ventured out for a day by the sea and traveled down the Attica coast to the southernmost point at Cape Sounio.
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Another great find from The complete book of Greek cooking by Rena Salaman and Jan Cutler.
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While I was in Greece, we ate this wonderful dish, that I decided to try at home.
Located in the Peloponnese, and a part of the municipality of Sparta, Mystras is a fortified town founded in 1249...
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While visiting the Peloponnese, we took a trip to Olympia, site of the original Olympic games in classical times.
The food in Greece is fantastic! Most meals are served family style which makes it great when you...
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This trip to Greece was “off the beaten path”, sometimes by plan and others due to our GPS!
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