Scenic Santorini: On the Trail from Fira to Oia

Scenic Santorini: On the Trail from Fira to Oia

I used to be fascinated with mythology as a child. The Greek pantheon, in particular, had always intrigued me with its tales of adventure and debauchery in faraway lands. Stories like Theseus and the Minotaur, the Birth of Aphrodite, and the Abduction of Ganymede untethered my attention from the ennui of school and homework. I dreamt often of these figures and of the vivid landscapes they inhabited; I dreamt that one day, I too, would traverse them on the way of my own adventure…
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A Day in Athens

A Day in Athens

If the idea of exploring the cradle of western civilization seems daunting, don’t be intimidated. Athens is chock-full of history, but there’s no reason why it can’t be enjoyed at a leisurely pace. This low-stress itinerary can also be spread out over a weekend and will take you through the most beautiful areas—and flavors—of the Hellenic capital. Continue reading “A Day in Athens”