Jennifer Barclay is the author of Falling in Honey and several other books set in Greece, including An Octopus in my Ouzo, Wild Abandon, and Taverna by the Sea. Jennifer, who calls Greece home is a very interesting lady and...
The Evzones (Greece's Presidential Guard) can be seen at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Athen's Syntagma Square and next to the Hellenic Parliament in Athens, where they stand guard. Evzones are also responsible for raising and lowering the Greek...
George is the Greek travel blogger behind the website Letters to Barbara, who also reviews and contributes to the Greek lessons on this site, which makes speaking Greek very easy. I got to know George by reading his travel blog...
Choosing the best hotels in Greece to stay at depends on various things such as the hotel's location in Greece, and how much it costs. For instance, do you want to stay at a cheap hotel in Greece? Or do...
Greek pastries are some of the best desserts to eat. So I wanted to taste many different Greek desserts, cakes, and pastries to learn more about them. That way, I could discover all of the best Greek desserts for myself -...
Greek lesson 7 teaches you how to order souvlaki and gyros in Greek as if you were born and bred in Greece. In this Greek-speaking lesson you will learn: the difference between Greek souvlaki and gyros (in different parts of...
An interview with The Smooth Escape came about after I stumbled upon a web page about the Greek island of Milos. Initially, the awesome pictures taken in Milos on The Smooth Escape drew my attention. Then my admiration grew as I...
Are you planning on going Greek island hopping in Greece? If you are, then I highly recommend making all of your Greek ferry bookings online at least a few days before you go. These are the best Greek island ferry tips...
The Blessing of the Waters is an annual Greek celebration held in Greece and many other countries around the world in early January. Think of it as one of the top Greek festivals! Countries such as the United States, the...
All of these 40 best day trips from Athens are fantastic! So my recommendation is to make sure you go on one day trip from Athens at the very least if you're lucky enough to be in Greece. Since there are plenty...