When Preethika and I went to Paris and Switzerland in June 2013 for our honeymoon, one of the things we wanted to do was see the Eiffel Tower at night. We were told that it was a beautiful sight, so why not, we thought. We couldn't, for two reasons. For
I wish I were in London right now :(
This is perhaps a little late, but better late than never. Stumbled upon this gem, which reminded me of our free entries to all the attractions in Athens during our trip to Greece last year. As a part of European Heritage Days,
Mykonos has many faces than just being a beach party destination. It has lots of those ancient windmills that Greece is famous for, white and red top (instead of the blue unlike Santorini) buildings, a sneek peak of Venice called Little Venice, pelicans walking around with their head help up
This was the biggest question that kept popping up when I was planning my Greece trip. After being born and raised in a city which has one of the world’s largest beaches, (Marina in Madras/Chennai, India) I was skeptical to spend time in more than one beach/island city in Greece.
When I was planning for the Greece trip, there were a few people suggesting that Delphi could be skipped, that it is just another place with ruins and so on. However, on reading the various experiences written by different bloggers, the more I was inclined to add this as a
I'm going to start this post with the fact that not many people actually know about Meteora. I guess that's probably because Greece is known more for its beautiful blue islands. If you ask me, places like these make my trip more satisfying than anything else.
Short version: Things to know
We landed on 25th Sep’15 afternoon at Eleftherios Venizelos Airport. The immigration process was pretty quick and our backpacks were among the early ones to come out. We downloaded the GreekGuide app (works offline too) for Athens and other cities which has all important information one might need for the trip.
As we landed
One of the oldest civilizations in the history of mankind, beautiful landscapes, warm and friendly people and the best place for vegetarians travelling abroad - that’s Hellenic Republic aka Greece for you!
I have jotted down on how we planned this trip after a lot of research on the internet. And here
It was one of those conversations between my husband and I to decide which destination we will head to for our coming vacation. Way too many places were on our minds but then I zeroed in on Greece as I wanted to go to Meteora this year. Yes, that single
If anyone asks me where would you like to settle down in life - my first choice was and still is Vancouver, BC, Canada (lived there for about a year and half) but this city almost made me reconsider- that too in just THREE DAYS.
We headed to Lucerne from Paris,