5 small European towns to put on your bucket list

While traveling around Europe and visiting famous cities and attractions, we sometimes neglect to visit towns that are real hidden gems. And they are these towns that could offer us a more authentic and unique experience. Here are 5 of our favourite smaller European towns that certainly worth a visit : Galaxidi (Greece) : Galaxidi…

Cesky Krumlov : The fairytale town of Bohemia

If you don’t believe in fairytales, there is town in Czech Republic, which might change your mind. Cesky Krumlov is a suprisingly beautiful and well preserved medieval town in South Bohemia. It is also one of the most visited sites in Czech Republic. The town was founded in the 13th century and was under the…

Βιέννη : Ψυχανάλυση στην πηγή της

Στο κέντρο της αρχοντικής και μεγαλοπρεπούς πόλης, στην οδό Berggasse 13, βρίσκεται το Freud Museum (www.freud-museum.at). Ασυνείδητα, μόλις εισέρχεσαι στο κτίριο και καθώς ανεβαίνεις τις σκάλες μεταφέρεσαι σε άλλη εποχή, στις αρχές του εικοστού αιώνα και γίνεσαι συνομιλητής, προφανώς και ασθενής. Σε όλους άλλωστε είναι απαραίτητες μερικές συνεδρίες. Το σπίτι και ιατρείο του Sigmund Freud, το…

Ancient Gortyna : The lost city of Arcadia

On the mountains of Arcadia in Peloponnesos, near Stemnitsa and in the valley of Lousios river (the river where the fairies bathed baby Zeus), lies the ancient city of Gortyna. A lost city that was brought to light again by the archaelogists in the 1940s. According to Greek Mythology the city was founded by the…

La Montecarlo : More than just a pizzeria in Rome

Everyone visiting or planning to visit Rome, it is almost certain that he will search for the best pizza in town. At the top 5 of every search he will come across the name “La Montecarlo”. Located close to Piazza Navona, one of the top tourist attractions of Rome, and operating since 1986 at the…

Παρίσι : Τρία ζευγάρια … τέχνης και γεύσης

Απολύτως ερωτεύσιμη η πόλη, αλλά οι αποστάσεις και οι ρυθμοί της μπορούν να σε εξαντλήσουν. Γι’ αυτό τον λόγο παραθέτω τρεις προτάσεις που θα σε καθοδηγήσουν να βρεις τον δικό σου, αυτόν που έχεις πλάσει στην φαντασία σου, Παριζιάνικο ρυθμό. Τρία ζευγάρια που συνδιάζονται άψογα και ξεκούραστα, δεδομένης της κοντινής τους απόστασης, προκειμένου να βιώσετε…

Kypseli : Catch the vibe of a changing city

Kypseli is a neighbourhood in central Athens and one of the oldest urban areas of the city. Kypseli until the beginning of the 20th century was a rural area with a few estates and country houses (Konstantinos Kanaris a hero of the Greek revolution lived here). In 1908 it was bounded and planned by the engineer…

What to do in Venice if you had only one day

Venice needs no introduction. It is probably one of the most famous and recognizable places in the world. A travel destination which should be on every traveler’s bucket list. A day or a week is never going to be enough at this unique place, however Venice is often a stop in a longer journey around…