Greece

 
 

Following a ferry ride that seemed as if it would never end, Amy and I found ourselves back in Athens, ready to cram every last bit of sightseeing into my last two days. I have no idea when, or even if, I would ever get a chance to make it back to Greece so I…

 

Cold Water and Hot Springs

Posted by guestcontributor in Greece on April 30, 2011

 
 

Amy and I decided to keep the ATV for another day, thinking that it would be much easier to be able to travel whenever we pleased as opposed to trying to plan our day around the limited bus schedule. We had reserved a spot on the 2:00 PM boat for the volcano and hot springs…

 
 
 

Despite not yet being the tourist season, Santorini is a pretty special place. The stark white buildings set against the red and tan earth are truly a sight to behold. When most people think of Greece, they imagine white buildings with blue shutters set atop cliffs and mountains. At least, that is what I had…

 

Three Days In Athens

Posted by guestcontributor in Greece on April 25, 2011

 
 

There is nothing quite like embarking on a full day of travel and having your long-lost girlfriend there to meet you on the other side of the world.  My girlfriend, Amy, has been studying in Athens, Greece, for almost three months and I decided several months ago that a vacation for me would be in…