Athens: The Historical Capital of Greece, Part 2

CITY SIGHT SEEING-ATHENS The next day while starting from the Hotel; we saw the City Sightseeing Hop On- Hop Off bus and decided to board it. It was a Double-Decker with an open top & quite reasonable, 22 Euro for 24 hours use. The bus driver provided us with the hands free that one could… Continue reading Athens: The Historical Capital of Greece, Part 2

Athens: The Historical Capital of Greece, Part 1

Travel Month: June 2013 After a refreshing stay at Mykonos, we booked ourselves a trip to Athens; a city that has an old-fashioned look yet a modern lifestyle. We began our journey from Mykonos Port on a fast ferry and in about 2.30 hours reached Athens port- Rafina. As we were moving out of the Port it… Continue reading Athens: The Historical Capital of Greece, Part 1

The Greek Party Destination: Mykonos

After a relaxing one week stay at Santorini, we decided to stopover at Mykonos: the ultimate party destination on the Greek Island. Mykonos is known for its risqué nightlife with swanky beach clubs that party till the early hours of morning. Set in a beautiful old town coupled with unspoiled beaches, Mykonos is one party island that’s crazily… Continue reading The Greek Party Destination: Mykonos

Santorini, Greece – Caldera View Resort, Part 3

The second hotel where we stayed is the Resort Caldera View which is located between the traditional settlements Megalochori-Akrotiri in a quiet setting, 70 meters from the cliffs of Caldera. Caldera View Resort offers one of the biggest swimming pools on the island, with hydro massage and waterfall. The best thing about this hotel is the… Continue reading Santorini, Greece – Caldera View Resort, Part 3

Santorini, Greece – Volcano View Hotel, Part 2

Santorini has some of the most beautiful and sophisticated hotels with mind-blowing views of the island. During our stay we stayed in two different hotels. The first one I am writing about today is Volcano View Hotel & Villas. Volcano View Hotel is located just a short distance from Fira Town and high on the apex of the steep Caldera cliffs.… Continue reading Santorini, Greece – Volcano View Hotel, Part 2

Santorini, Greece- The town and beaches, Part 1

Santorini, Greece, June 2013 To beat the summer heat, I decided to visit Greece with my family and a friend, a beautiful country known for its history and breath-taking landscapes. There is so much to write about this wonderful country but today I am focusing on Santorini- the most famous and the largest island of Greece,… Continue reading Santorini, Greece- The town and beaches, Part 1