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Tasting My Way through Athens with Greeking.me

It wasn’t until my recent trip to Greece that I realized how little experience I had with Greek food. Aside from a Souvlaki or a Gyro , I hadn’t had an authentic Greek cuisine. While in Athens I had the opportunity to participate in a Gastronomy tour with Greeking.me. Our guides, Nikos and Anna-the founders of Greeking.me, walked us through scenic Athens...

Travel Guide: Xylokastro, Greece

The picturesque seaside town of Xylokastro in the Peloponnese region of Greece offers beautiful beaches, the famous pine forest Pefkias, the Church of Vlasios, skiing, lovely restaurants, among many other things. During my recent trip to Xylokastro we began our day by meeting with the Mayor. He assured us this would be one of the most beautiful areas of our...

Experiencing the Beauty and History of Korinthos

  One of my favorite cities during my recent tour of the Corinthian Riveria was Korinthos. While this was several weeks ago, my time there is still fresh in my mind. We met with an archaeologist and explored the ruins and museum of Ancient Corinth. This seemed to take us back in time and was incredible to be standing where the Ancient Greeks and Romans once did...