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Marc Dubin

BY Marc Dubin

| Mar 22, 2017


An Expert’s Advice on What to Do and See in Kos

I first visited Kos in the spring of 1981, on my second journey around Greece. I stayed, as many backpackers did back then, in an unlicensed domátio (room) touted at the harbor. My main memories from that year are of the Asclepieion archaeological site, assorted beaches and, of course, the Castle of the Knights.

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Alexandra Tzavella

BY Alexandra Tzavella

| Mar 22, 2017


Interviewing Travel Writer Kristin Luna

Kristin Luna is the writer and traveler behind the award-winning blog Camels & Chocolate. Over the 15 years she has been a travel journalist she has visited over 120 countries and seen her work published in more than 50 publications. She spoke to us about her love of road-trips, how she overcame her shyness through travelling and how she lost her fear of snorkelling in the eastern Aegean.

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Greece Is

BY Greece Is

| Mar 15, 2017


Jimmy Fallon Sings About Greece’s Most Unpronounceable Food

Jimmy Fallon recently took aim at an issue that has long troubled non-native Greek speakers whenever ordering one of the country’s signature dishes: how the hell do you pronounce ‘gyro’?

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Alexia Amvrazi

BY Alexia Amvrazi

| Mar 08, 2017


‘Young Vines’: Learning Through Play at Kokotos Estate

I’ve always dreamt of raising my child surrounded by nature, yet practical obligations have so far prevented us from escaping Athens into the countryside. So when I heard about ‘Young Vines‘, a program at the Kokotos Vineyard in which children engage in educational free play in a natural forested environment, my family and I didn’t think twice before hopping in the car for the 45-minute drive north to the area of Stamata. It…

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Omaira Gill

BY Omaira Gill

| Mar 06, 2017


Limba: Live your Anarchist Fantasy in Greece’s First Rage Room

Greece’s only rage room offers you to the chance to have a smashing time in Athens

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Anthoula Katsimatides

BY Anthoula Katsimatides

| Mar 01, 2017


10 Reasons why I Fell in Love with Nisyros

From natural hot springs to ancient fortresses seemingly built by giants, there are countless reasons to keep coming back to Nisyros.

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Nena Dimitriou

BY Nena Dimitriou

| Feb 13, 2017


Athens: The Next Foodie Destination

I spent twelve days celebrating capital’s gastronomic scene

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Maria Coveou

BY Maria Coveou

| Feb 01, 2017


This Greek Pianist’s Music will Blow your Mind

Rising star Tania Giannouli and her ensemble make waves in the international jazz scene with an album that’s so much more than jazz.

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