Sightseeing in Athens

Athens is a city with an almost unbelievable history, having been considered a magical city at one time full of gods and goddesses and actually worshiped. It has been called the birthplace of civilization and where democracy was born. A trip to Athens Greece will fill your mind, body and soul with overwhelming touches of […]

Sunset Over Athens – Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of a sunset over Athens Few cities have a history that spans as much time and as much significance as Athens, the capital and largest city of Greece. At least 3,400 years old, the city in which the likes of Socrates, Pericles, and Sophocles were born is now […]

Visiting Athens

Athens is the capital city of Greece, a Mediterranean country which has much to offer the visitor from anywhere around the globe. There is history to be learned about here through trips to the landmarks that have been preserved in the area over the centuries. There is natural beauty to experience in the landscape surrounding […]

Book Review: Night + Day Athens

Pulse Guides recently started a Night + Day series of guide books and one of their first was Joyce-Ann Gatsoulis’s Night + Day Athens. The goal behind the Night + Day books, which are part of the Cool Cities Series, is to provide travelers with not only the typical daytime sights to see, but also […]