Entries by Natania

Olympia, the birthplace of Olympic Games

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 greatest honour for every citizen was to participate and win in the famous Olympic Games, during which conflicts […]

Secrets of Lemnos island

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 is no massive tourism, you will enjoy sandy beaches, interesting sites and churches, a desert area in the middle of the island, […]

Via Dolorosa, the path covered with tears

Sacred 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 not one street. It consists of several parts of a few streets and it is […]

Patmos, a holy island in the Aegean Sea

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. It is one of the holiest islands in the Christian world. Actually, it is believed that Apostle John wrote […]

Three Cities, lovely places across Valletta

Three Cities of Malta 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 are similar to Valletta but more peaceful and with less traffic. You can read […]

Valletta, the city of palaces and 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 Jerusalem and its leader, Jean De La Vallette. Valletta is a real museum under the open […]

The ancient traces on the island of 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 excavations, a large part of various objects and statues are now kept in two archaeological museums, in Vathy […]

Milos beaches, the hidden gems of Cyclades

Milos beaches are simply wonderful. Thanks to its volcanic origin, Milos is known as the „island of colours“. The beaches look completely unreal! In a word, it is difficult to explain all the shades and colours of the rocks all around the island.   There are more than 70 beaches and about 140 km of […]

Sailing around the incredible Milos island

Sailing is a fantastic adventure. It is a thousand years old and it still attracts people. One-day trip or more days (weeks) is one of the most popular ways to relax and have a great vacation. During one of our summer holidays, my sister and I took a one-day sailing trip around the beautiful Milos […]

Jerusalem, the holy city of tears and hopes

Jerusalem is one of the oldest and holiest cities in the world. It is located in the Middle East, surrounded by the Judean Mountains. The word Jerusalem means a “city of peace” in Hebrew. But for centuries it has been the place of many battles, devastations, and conquests. Everyone wanted to own it and claimed […]

Samos, the island of Pythagoras and Hera goddess

Samos Island belongs to the Dodecanese archipelago in the eastern Aegean Sea. The Mycale Strait separates it from the Asian Minor (Anatolian peninsula), which belongs to Turkey today. Exactly, the strait is only 1.6 km wide at its narrowest point. This Greek island has a great ancient history, fantastic sweet muskat wines, crystal clear water, […]

Discover the best Samos beaches

Samos is the eighth-largest Greek island and belongs to the Dodecanese archipelago in the eastern Aegean. The coastline of the island is 159 km long. In a word, Samos beaches are known for the crystal clear water and the hills and lush greenery that surround them. You can enjoy the organized beaches with sunbeds, umbrellas, […]