Climbing the Acropolis in Athens, Greece

parthenon acropolis athens greece

I look over the city in amazement. All those white buildings where everyday life takes place around ancient structures that stand their ground and have done so for centuries. This is Athens. It’s a warm day. Much warmer than I’d expected it to be. I arrived in Athens only a few hours ago and now I’m standing …
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Zakynthos: snorkeling, turtle nests and ashes

Island Zakynthos

In 2009 Boyfriend and I spent eight days on the Greek isle Zakynthos (also known as Zante). Since the scooter accident we had on our first vacation together, we’d always rented a car to explore our holiday destination and that was no different this time. Although a scooter definitely has its advantages, we like that …
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