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Morelle Smith

Corfu's Lost Pearls

September 25, 2010 • 0 Comments Greece

Corfu's Lost Pearls

I was recently in Paleokastritsa, Corfu. Edward Lear described it thus:

'at this beautiful place [Paleokastritsa]...the sea perfectly calm and blue stretches right out westward unbrokenly to the sky, cloudless that, save a streak of lilac cloud on the my left is one of the many... Full Story

Jana Teneva


July 06, 2010 • 0 Comments Greece

White and blue are definitely the symbol of the Greek Cyclades...but while in Santorini last week i was just blown away by an unexpected magical rainbow of different colours, flavours and aromas all around the island.

Thira (the way the locals call most of the time their home) is... Full Story

Christopher Deliso

Four Clicks to Olympia...

April 29, 2010 • 0 Comments Greece

Thinking of heading out to famed Olympia, in the heart of Peloponnesian Greece this summer?

This contest allows you the chance to stay for free- courtesy of the local hotel chamber.

The town (and rest of Greece) is amply covered in the new Lonely Planet guide to Greece, for which I wrote... Full Story

Christopher Deliso

Big Railroad Blues

June 26, 2008 • 0 Comments Bulgaria

The train can be so fun. Yesterday I found myself riding the rails in Greece advising a Bulgarian Turk from Shumen, in Macedonian, about the best way to get to Novi Pazar in Serbia via Skopje and Kosovo. Talking to people is worthwhile. Which makes it sad when they don't exist.

'...Giati... Full Story

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