On The Road to Patras

Next stop: Patras. This beach-side town is in the Peloponnese side of Greece, which is technically a very large island next to the mainland. Since the size of this island is so big, the Greeks still consider it to be part of the mainland. In between the Peloponnese and the rest of Greece are where […]

Meteora Region: Monasteries 10,000 Feet High

After touring the magical Temple of Apollo at Delphi and having dinner in the skiing village of Arachova, we headed out to the Meteora Region. The drive was through the mountains, and we got to see some great scenery while hyping ourselves up to see the crown jewels of Meteroa: the monasteries on the top of […]