Feature Friday Photo: Athens, Greece

Acropolis - Athens, Greece

The Acropolis: Athens, Greece

I made a quick stop in Athens after hopping around the Greek islands for a couple of weeks. As soon as I arrived in Athens, I was ready to write it off as my least favourite destination in Greece, perhaps even a waste of my time. The economic crisis was fresh and there was quite a bit of protesting going on. The city looked dreary and run-down, and unfortunately didn’t exude the same Greek charm that the islands did. At night, however, the beauty of Athens’ ancient history came alive to showcase the pinnacle of Greek history and the heart of the city. Illuminated, and standing tall atop the city’s peak, the Acropolis could be spotted from any angle in the city.

The Best Way to Experience the Greece

The Best Way to Experience the Greece

Oia, Santorini, GreeceIf I had to give one piece of advice on travel in Greece, it would be to go in low season, particularly in the month of April. This advice may seem blatantly obvious to many, but the stark contrast between high and low season in Greece is unbelievable, unlike any other European country that I’ve visited. High season in Greece starts with a bang in May, continues with force through the summer months, and exits with a grand finale at the end of September. Read more

My Top 10 Travel Memories

My Top 10 Travel Memories

After travelling for so many years, it’s a bit difficult to single out my favourite travel memory…

I managed to narrow it down to my Top Ten Travel Memories:

Twelve Apostles - Melbourne, Australia
Twelve Apostles – Melbourne, Australia

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