Two months at the Aegean sea

I write this while we wild camp in a lovely place, the Vathy – or Rina – port of Kalymnos island to celebrate two months of travel around the majestic Greek islands. First I would like to thank Blue Star Ferries,  ANEK LINES Οfficial Fan Page and Hellenic...

Bye bye Crete

We spent almost a month in Crete and believe it or not it was not enough. We calculated we lost almost a week isolated in our camper for the harsh weather in Chania and Rethimno cities. But it was a great month, full of inspiring images and unforgettable encounters....

Arrived in Agios Nikolaos

Moires town was a great opportunity for Anastasia to meet new friends and a new teacher. Our daughter was welcome at the 2nd Primary School and attended Mme Ermioni’s – a young and forward-thinking teacher – class for a single day. Wish we had more time in Crete for...

From Psiloritis to Matala

A day of contrasts. We slept at the entry of Anoyia village – the famous birthplace of many Cretan revolutionaries and inspiring musician Nikos Xylouris and this morning we met with good friends from Thessaloniki. It was cold by night but the weather got milder as...

Only in Crete!

Foreign visitors can’t imagine Crete with snow. Let alone a mountain ski race to be organised every two years on Psiloritis mountain. The event is real and its name is Pierra Creta.  On Sunday we drove up to the snow-capped mountain with hundreds of skiers and...

Following the Pierra Creta event

Yesterday we spent this night at “The Shepherd’s House” (#tospititouvoskou), an eco-farm on the slopes of Psiloritis mountain, created by Andreas, a spirited priest from Nearby Livadia village, who revives traditional Cretan lifestyle and offers it to his guests with...