Ancient Olympia, The Philippeion temple

Olympia, the birthplace of the Olympic Games

Ancient Olympia

 

While we are looking forward to the start of the Olympic Games, let us return briefly to Olympia and ancient Greece, to the place where it all began.

It was a world ruled by gods, and the …

Lemnos, Faraklo volcanic rocks

Secrets of Lemnos island

The mythical island of Lemnos

 

Lemnos is the 8th largest island in Greece, located in the northern part of the Aegean Sea. According to mythology, it is the home of Amazons and Hephaestus, God of fire.

Since there …

Jerusalem, Via Dolorosa

Via Dolorosa, the path covered with tears

Via Dolorosa

 

Via Dolorosa is the most sacred path for Christians, located in the Old town of Jerusalem. It is believed that it was the path that Jesus walked on the way to his crucifixion.

Actually, Via Dolorosa is …

Patmos Chora and St John monastery

Patmos, a holy island in the blue Aegean Sea

Patmos sacred Island

 

Patmos is a small island in the Aegean Sea and it is located west of the coast of Turkey. It looks like many other picturesque and adorable Greek islands, but there is something more about it. …

Vittoriosa ,St Lawrence church

Three Cities, fortified cities across Valletta

Three Cities

 

Three Cities are medieval fortified cities across Valletta’s harbour. They are Vittoriosa, Cospiciua and Senglea.

The cities are interconnected and intertwined. And it’s hard to say where one city begins and where the other ends! Actually, they …

Vallett, Castille Rampart

Valletta, the city of stone palaces and colorful balconies

The stunning city of Valletta

 

Valletta is the capital of Malta, the island country in the Mediterranean Sea.

Mostly it is known as The City of the Knights, because of the military and charitable Order of St John of …

Paradise beach, Giftun, Rajsko ostrvo

Giftun island, a blue paradise near Hurghada

Blue paradise: Giftun island

 

Giftun Island is the most popular boat excursion in Hurghada, in the Red Sea. It is a full-day trip that includes snorkelling, swimming, enjoying the sandy beaches, and crystal clear water.…

The ancient traces on the island of Samos

Ancient Samos

 

The island of Samos, located in the eastern Aegean Sea, has a long and rich history. Its remains are in the ancient ruins of the sanctuaries, walls, and old buildings on the whole island.

After numerous archaeological …

Desert safari Hurghada ft

Desert safari, an unforgettable trip in the Hurghada desert

Desert safari, an unforgettable day 

 

Desert safari is one of the most interesting excursions in all countries with desert areas.
And, of course, it is the same in Egypt. For a long time, this trip was on my to-do-travel …

Fyriplaka beach

Milos, the Island of Venus de Milo and stunning beaches

Incredible Milos Island

 

Milos is the most western island of the Greek Cyclades.
It is known for its colourful rock formations, interesting history, and the famous statue of Aphrodite of Milos as well.
The island is horse-shoe shaped. Actually, …