Greece

Searching for Mushrooms in the National Forest of Mount Parnassos

*This was a hosted trip via International Food Wine and Travel Writers Association. All opinions are my own. * Last fall during my visit to Greece I had the opportunity to hunt for mushrooms in the National Forest of Mount Parnassos. This is actually a thing! Something I have never heard of. One would not think to add mushroom hunting to their travel itinerary but I...

Travel Guide: Aigio, Greece

Located on the Northern coast of the Peloponnese is a small town called Aigio. Don’t let the size fool you. It’s rich in history and culture and offers several opportunities for sightseeing. It’s home to the Agricultural Cooperatives Union of Aeghion which produces currants, citrus fruits, organic products, and olive oil. The people of Aigio are...

Exploring the Corinthian Riviera (Video)

  As most of my readers know I had the opportunity to spend nearly two weeks touring the Corinthian Riviera with other journalists from the International Food Wine and Travel Writers Association last year. This part of Greece truly is a dream….culture, religion, history, art, beaches, mountains, food, and wine….. there’s so much to see and...