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Mount Hymettus, Greece

Liondari Cave Hike at Mount Hymettus

Whenever I feel like hiking but don’t want to travel too far away I head to Mt. Hymettus. Living in the Kaisariani neighborhood of Athens at the foothills of western Hymettus this means a 5-minute…

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Ridomo Gorge, Peloponnese, Greece

Hiking in the Ridomo Gorge

When driving from Kalamata to the Mani peninsula the road climbs high up on the western slopes of the Mt.Taygetos before dropping down to Kardamili Town. If you ever find yourself in this part of…

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Folegandros, Greece

Memories of Folegandros

A few years ago we were given an opportunity to run a bar on a small Cycladic island called Folegandros for the summer season. We’ve never been to Folegandros before so we went to check…

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Diomedes Botanic Gardens

I have been living in Greece for almost seven years but until now I never even heard about the Diomedes Botanic Gardens. The gardens lie in the Chaidari neighborhood in the western part of Athens…

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“It takes a lifetime to discover Greece, but it only takes an instant to fall in love with her.” Henry Miller

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