Greece

athens weekend city break

Chase the ghosts of Socrates, Plato and Aristotle, relive the glories of the ancient Olympics, the first modern Games (1896) or those of 2004. Or simply eat, drink and engage with the talkative locals… Mandy Andritsi reveals all. It is well-known that Athens was the intellectual beacon of the ancient…

fun things to do in Athens

Besides its ancient wonders, locals know another side to the Greek capital, one that includes gypsy treasures, alternative panoramas and Friday night bike rallies. Marissa Tejada reveals her Secret Seven tips…

art-tour-athens-culture-s

What can one expect from an art tour? A guided view of the city’s most famous museums and galleries? Marissa Tejada finds an activity in Athens that promises to dig deeper… Hidden in the flow of the crowds that pack St. Irene Square, Athens’ latest day and night hotspot, I…

gazi-photos-athens

On a grey autumnal Sunday in Athens, The Editor takes his camera for a walk around the offbeat Gazi district… check out our latest photo story on Urban Travel Blog. Hornets, bees, beggars and mad dogs are just a few of the things one has to contend with on a…

corfu-town-travel-pics

Despite living side-by-side with a throbbing tourist town, Kerkyra’s back alleys are in fact anything but touristic. Keven and Krystyna take their lens into the labyrinth, and share some tips on visiting this part of Corfu. Gorgeous sunny weather, picturesque beaches and excellent food are just a few draws amongst…