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Orthodox Easter on a Greek Island

Orthodox Easter is a wonderful time to explore Greece - the weather is warm, tourists haven't yet arrived and locals are happy to welcome visitors to join the celebrations. This year, we were lucky to spend Ort...
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Meteora Monasteries – Reflections & Images

Welcome to the Meteora monasteries - Greece at its most magical. Meteora was one the places in Greece I liked best after visiting two years ago - check our Meteora sunset photo story to see why! Here's another ...
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Astypalea: A Secret Greek Island

Astypalea is a little drop of heaven in the middle of the Aegean Sea. (Maria Kampouri, Vice Mayor of Astypalea) Beautiful Astypalea from up high We're going to Astypalea. Asty-what? Never heard of tha...
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The Stories behind Athens Street Art

In recent years, the street art scene in Athens has grown so much, it now rivals Berlin and Rome as the European street art capital. But do you know the stories behind Athens street art? Who the artists are, an...
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A day like a local with Athens Insiders

Sometimes it's hard to scratch beneath the surface of a city, if you're only staying for a few days. Having a local friend definitely helps. This is what we thought of our Athens Insiders tour; it felt like wal...
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Mountains and Mysticism: a Meteora Sunset

Have you ever heard of Meteora, a region of mountains and monasteries in Northern Greece? Here is our Meteora sunset photo story, a collection of stunning images of this wonderful place.  Meteora and Mount Ath...