Olympia, Greece – Virtual History in the Ruins

There is something strangely compelling even spellbinding about Olympia, Greece. This may seem an obvious statement in one of the world’s great archaeological sites but exploring the crumbling ruins it is actually harder to pinpoint the reasons than anticipated. It is of course a world heritage site but appears more ‘run-down’ than other similar sites. In many cases the ruins …

Meteora, Greece – Mystical monastic city in the clouds

Meteora has held a special place in my imagination for as long as I can remember, having seen pictures of it in a now defunct travel magazine. It was whilst sitting in a dentist’s waiting room as a child, the article pictures blew my young mind, capturing my imagination, taking my thoughts off the current situation and leaving a burning …

Greek doors of art – Photo Essay

Travelling around Greece there are a great many amazing things to experience, friendly people, awesome archeological sites, beautiful works of art, stunning scenery and wonderful towns and villages. Sometimes the simple things can leave the longest impression like Greek doorways and gardens. I decided to post this as due to internet connection difficulties most were not able to be posted …