Greece

50 Photos That Will Make You Want to Visit the Corinthian Riviera

50 Photos That Will Make You Want to Visit the Corinthian Riviera

As I am getting ready for my next trip to Greece, I keep looking back to my 2016 visit to the Corinthian Riviera. This opportunity took me around the Corinthian Gulf in Northern Greece. This trip included beautiful beaches, mountains, traditional settlements, historical sites and monuments, hiking, gastronomical experiences, vineyards, among many other activities. My...

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...