15 + 1 favourite taverns all over Greece

All over Greece you could find unaccountable taverns. Some of them really stand out and they could be the sole reason to visit a place. It is hard to say which of them are the best, because it is impossible to visit them all. Therefore we are going to suggest our favourite taverns all over…

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…

Soaked in syrup : The best galaktoboureko in Athens

Galaktoboureko is a traditional syropy sweet dessert made in a baking pan consisting mainly of phyllo and custard cream. There are various recipes and ways to prepare it but the cream usually has a lemon or vanilla flavour, while the syrup is made from sugar and water. Although it is considered traditionally Greek, some believe…

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…

A zip line across time zones and countries

Zip lines have become extremely popular all over the world. In adventure parks, jungles, lakes and mountains, zip lines could be found everywhere. But there is a zip line where a passport (or E.U. Id) is required. It is called LimitZero and starts in Sancular de Guadiana in Spain and ends on the other side…

10 + 1 places in Athens for a perfect coffee break

A cup of coffee is a serious issue in Athens. Athenians love coffee. You will see them walking around with a coffee in their hand every hour of the day. There are canteens, cafes, coffee houses, coffee restaurants at almost every street of the city. Everyone has his/her favourite cafe and it is really hard…